Mrs Strong - Public school demonstrations, English Dep[ar]t[ment], March 1950 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Masque and Gavel
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, [4" x 5"]
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
'Masque and Gavel' appears to refer to a public speaking and/or theater group.
Group of young women standing on a stage with their right hand raised. Another woman with her right hand raised is facing them. A group of young men and women are seated on the opposite of the stage. In the center of the two groups is a board with the text, "Masque and Gavel" with illustrations of a mask and a gavel. No ink on negative. "9 ANSCO SAFETY FILM" edge imprint. Retouched with New Coccine.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History