M[oun]t Airy [Baptist] Church groups Mar[ch] 1957 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company
Mount Airy Baptist Church (Washington, D.C.)
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Posed group of men and women from the Sunshine Prayer Band on steps outside Mount Airy Church. "Sunshine Prayer Band Mt. Airy Baptist Church" is written on their cloth badges. The women standing at the bottom right is the treasurer. No ink on negative, no Scurlock number. "KODAK-- SAFETY--FILM" edge imprint. Retouched with New Coccine.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History