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A Testimonal to Honorable Louis Convers Cramton by the Alumni, Faculties and Trustees of Howard University. March 27 1931 [cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format]

view A Testimonal to Honorable Louis Convers Cramton by the Alumni, Faculties and Trustees of Howard University. March 27 1931 [cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Defender
Subject:
Cramton, Louis C (Louis Convers) b. 1875
Howard University
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, [8" x 20"]
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Banquet camera photographs
Panoramas
Retouching
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1931
March 27, 1931
1930-1940
1930-1950
Summary:
Howard University President Mordeaci Johnson and a group of men and women in evening dress seated at a head dining table. More guests sit at two tables at right angles to the head table. There is a microphone on the floor across the table from Johnson. Event programs stand on the table. No ink on negative. No edge imprint. Pencil retouching on faces.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American politicians
African American judges
Dinners and dining
Table setting and decoration
Candles
Evening gowns
Evening dress
Floral decorations
African Americans
Pencil
Local number:
Box TBN5
AC0618.004.0001290.tif (scan number)
No Scurlock 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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