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[Group of firemen in uniform outside the firehouse for Engine Company No. 4, ca. 1930 : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format]

view [Group of firemen in uniform outside the firehouse for Engine Company No. 4, ca. 1930 : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Fire Engine Company 4 (Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, [12" 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:
Group of firemen in uniform posed in a line outside a firehouse. The doors of the firehouse are open. In the left doorway is a pumper engine, in the right is the ladder and hose truck. There are five trophy cups on a table in front of the men. A poster on the wall behind shows a young child and reads, "fatherless". There is a ghost image in the center of the negative. Ink on negative: "H". No edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American firefighters
Fire fighters
Fire stations
Fire engines
Portraits, Group--African Americans
African Americans
Local number:
Box TBN4
AC0618.004.0001251.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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