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Kappa Alpha Psi Banquet Nov. 20 1931 [cellulose acetate photonegative, banquet camera format]

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Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Kappa Alpha Psi (fraternity)
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
Retouching
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1931
November 20, 1931
1930-1940
1930-1950
Summary:
Group of men in black tie seated and standing around a square of dining tables. the tables are set with cutlery, plates, napkins and floral decorations. One man holds a signed paddle. A banner for the fraternity is hung at the back of the room. Two groups of three men are dressed in shirts with a K on them. A trophy cup stands on one of the tables. Ink on negative: caption and "Scurlock Photo". No edge imprint. Pencil retouching on faces.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Dinners and dining
Table setting and decoration
African American men
African American Greek letter societies
African Americans
Pencil
Local number:
Box TBN9
AC0618.004.0001363.tif (scan number)
No Scurlock number
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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