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[May Day celebrations at Garrison School, 1933 : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format]

view [May Day celebrations at Garrison School, 1933 : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Defender
Subject:
Garrison School (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:
1933
1930-1940
1930-1950
Summary:
Large posed group of children on exterior steps of building in costume. The May Queen sits on a throne in the center of the group. Other children are wearing bonnets, flying hats and goggles, and one group of boys are dressed in tunics and cloaks and are holding swords. On the floor in the center are two large balls, to the right is a cow model on wheels and to the left is a swan model. No ink on negative. "DEFENDER SAFETY BASE" edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American children
African American students
Costumes
May Day
May Queen
African Americans
Local number:
Box TBN8
AC0618.004.0001310.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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