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Classic Dancers of the -:- [sic] Mabel Jones Studio -:- [sic] Washington, D.C. [1931 : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format]

view Classic Dancers of the -:- [sic] Mabel Jones Studio -:- [sic] Washington, D.C. [1931 : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Mable Jones Studio (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:
1931
1930-1950
1930-1940
Summary:
Posed group of eleven girls in dance costume including tutus and ballet point shoes on stage. They stand in two rows, the front row all hold a bouquet of flowers. There are four baskets of flowers on the stage in front of the group. Ink on negative: caption, "Scurlock Photo" and "G". Pencil on tape: "1931". No edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Dance
African American dancers
Ballet
Ballet slippers
Tutus (Ballet skirts)
African Americans
Local number:
Box TBN5
AC0618.004.0001301.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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