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Mrs Strong -- Public school demonstrations, English Dep[ar]t[ment], March 1950 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Mrs Strong -- Public school demonstrations, English Dep[ar]t[ment], March 1950 [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Ansco
Subject:
Strong Mrs
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1950
March 1950
1950-1960
Summary:
Two groups of children seated at desks in a classroom. One group is playing a game with paper cards, whilst the other group is reading. One girl is standing near the blackboard with a woman, possibly a teacher, looking at a book. "Children Work" is written on a sign above rows of paper tacked to a board. "Get the Library habit" is written on a sign on a cabinet. No ink on negative. "ANSCO SAFETY FILM" edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American students
African American teachers
Classrooms
Reading
Blackboards
Games
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.100
AC0618.004.0001171.tif (scan number)
No Scurlock number
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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