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"Garden of Children" Closing Exercises June 22 1935 [cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format]

view "Garden of Children" Closing Exercises June 22 1935 [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, [10" x 20"]
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Banquet camera photographs
Panoramas
Retouching
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1935
June 22, 1935
1930-1940
1930-1950
Summary:
Group of children in costume standing in a line on a stage. The children are dressed as peapods, carrots, lettuces and rabbits. They each hold a rolled piece of paper. There is a backdrop on the stage behind them. It is painted with trees and peacocks. Ink on negative: caption and "Scurlock Photo". "DEFENDER SAFETY BASE" edge imprint. Pencil retouching on faces.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American children
Costumes
Theater
Rabbits
Vegetables
Theaters--Stage-setting and scenery
African Americans
Pencil
Local number:
Box TBN9
AC0618.004.0001325.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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