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Washington, D.C. Nov. 1930 [posed group of men and women with Mordecai Johnson : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format]

view Washington, D.C. Nov. 1930 [posed group of men and women with Mordecai Johnson : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company
Subject:
Johnson, Mordecai W (Mordecai Wyatt) 1890-1976
Howard University
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
Retouching
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
November 1930
1930-1940
1930-1950
Summary:
Posed group of men and women in outdoor coats standing in rows on the exterior steps of an unidentified building, possibly at Howard University, with University President, Mordecai Johnson. Ink on negative: caption, "H" and "Scurlock Photo". "EASTMAN - SAFETY - KODAK 15" edge imprint. Pencil retouching on faces.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Portraits, Group
African Americans
Pencil
Local number:
Box TBN4
AC0618.004.0001280.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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