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Health Unit #1 - - Independent Order of St. Luke - - Washington, D.C. [ca. 1930 : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format]

view Health Unit #1 - - Independent Order of St. Luke - - Washington, D.C. [ca. 1930 : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Independent Order of St. Luke
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 11" x 20"
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Banquet camera photographs
Panoramas
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
Ca. 1930
1930-1940
1930-1950
Summary:
Posed group of women in white dresses and white nurses' hats with crosses on them. Most of the women wear a sash with embroidered inscription, "H. U. I. O. of St. Luke". Woman on far right is holding a young child. Two men stand with them. Group is standing in front of a brick building with drug store shop window to the right. Window shows advertisements for Filt, Raleigh and Tampa cigars. Ink on negative: caption and "Scurlock Photo". No edge imprint, no Scurlock number.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American nurses
African American children
Storefronts
Advertising
Portraits, Group--African Americans
African Americans
Local number:
Box TBN4
AC0618.004.0001250.tif (scan number)
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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