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Casselle [sic] Office [December 1932 : cellulose acetate photonegative]

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Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Cassell, Albert Irvin 1895-1969
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:
1932
December 1932
1930-1940
Notes:
Cassell was the architect for the development at Howard University in the 1930s.
Summary:
Woman sitting at a desk using a typewriter. She is wearing a visor and had a telephone on another desk next to her. The room also contains filing cabinets and a second typewriter on the window ledge. On one wall are three window with blinds. The blind on the middle window is raised. These windows face onto a corridor and there is a hole, possibly for speaking through, visible on the center window. This room may be the office reception. Ink on negative: caption. No edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Architects
Offices
African American women
Typists
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.102
AC0618.004.0001402.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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