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[Group of boys and girls seated in rows in front of an unidentified building : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format]

view [Group of boys and girls seated in rows in front of an unidentified building : cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Defender
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:
1930
1940
[n.d.]
1930-1940
1930-1950
Summary:
The girls are wearing white dresses with a dark scarf tied around their neck. The boys are dressed in suits. Possibly a school group. The man sitting in the center of the front row could be the principal. Sign on tree reads, "No Parking 8.30 AM to 5 PM on school days Police Dep't". 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
Portraits, Group
African Americans
Local number:
Box TBN8
AC0618.004.0001322.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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