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Cast of "The princess who could not dance", a spring play by Browne Junior High School, 1935 [cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format]

view Cast of "The princess who could not dance", a spring play by Browne Junior High School, 1935 [cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Browne Junior High School (Washington, D.C.)
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
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1935
1930-1940
1930-1950
Summary:
Group of children in costume seated and standing in rows on a stage. Many of the children are wearing period costume with powered wigs. A group of girls are dressed in kimonos and hold fans. Three cast members sit on a prop throne in the center. The backdrop is painted with a scene of a path through trees with a castle turret to the right. Ink on negative: caption and "Scurlock Photo". No edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American children
African American schools
Plays
Theater
Costumes
Theaters--Stage-setting and scenery
African Americans
Local number:
Box TBN9
AC0618.004.0001337.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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