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1935 Elks Home [Morning Star Lodge No. 40, Improved Benevolent Protective Order of Elks of the World : cellulose acetate photonegative]

view 1935 Elks Home [Morning Star Lodge No. 40, Improved Benevolent Protective Order of Elks of the World : cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Defender
Subject:
Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World
Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World Morning Star Lodge, No. 40
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, [8" x 10"]
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1935
1930-1940
Notes:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Poor; discoloration, channeling, bubbling, warping
Summary:
Building exterior at street corner with a tree in front of it. Sign above the building's canopied door reads, "Morning Star Lodge No. 40 I.B.P.O ELK of W." Plaque carved into the side of the building reads, "Morning Star Lodge No. 40 I.B.P.O.E. of W. Organised May 26, 1904". Signpost at corner reads, "N.W. Q St." Sign on sidewalk in front of building reads, "No Parking Entrance..." Ink on negative: caption. "DEFENDER SAFETY BASE" edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Buildings
Fraternal organizations
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.99
AC0618.004.0001376.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, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_273784

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