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The "Gay Northeasterners" Conclave. Washington, D.C. May 11, 1941 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view The "Gay Northeasterners" Conclave. Washington, D.C. May 11, 1941 [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Agfa
Subject:
Gay Northeaster's Club
Gay Northeasterners' Conclave
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:
1941
May 11, 1941
1940-1950
Notes:
The Gay Northeaster's Club is cited on the Library of Congress authority headings website in reference to the Moorland-Spingarn Research Center at Howard University. It is possible that this Club and the Conclave of a similar name may be related.
Summary:
Posed group of women in three rows. Several of the women are wearing hats. There is a window with a pelmet and drapes behind them. Ink on negative: caption and "Scurlock Photo". "6 AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American women
Women--Societies and clubs
Portraits, Group
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.102
AC0618.004.0001407.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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