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Attendants - - "Million Dollar Wedding" Metropolitan Baptist Church, Feb 28 '30 [cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format]

view Attendants - - "Million Dollar Wedding" Metropolitan Baptist Church, Feb 28 '30 [cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Metropolitan Baptist Church (Washington, D.C.)
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
February 28, 1930
1930-1940
1930-1950
Summary:
Posed group of men and women seated in tiered rows in front of a set of organ pipes inside the church. The women are dressed in light colored dresses and hold bouquets, the men are dressed in black or white tie. Ink on negative: caption and "Scurlock Photo". No edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American churches
African American weddings
Weddings
Portraits, Group
African Americans
Local number:
Box TBN4
AC0618.004.0001254.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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