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James Reese Europe Post, American Legion [group of members : cellulose acetate photonegative]

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Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Defender
Subject:
American Legion James Reese Europe Post (Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 8" x 10"
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Retouching
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Washington D.C
Date:
1930
1960
[n.d.]
Summary:
Posed group of men from the James Reese Europe Post of the American Legion. They are dressed in the military style uniform of the American Legion including hats with text "5 District of Columbia". They also wear military service medals and awards and two men in the front row have "15 years" stitched on the cuff of their left jacket sleeves. Ink on negative: caption and "Scurlock Photo". "DEFENDER SAFETY BASE" edge imprint. Pencil retouching on faces. No Scurlock number.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Medals
African American soldiers
Military uniforms
Portraits, Group
African Americans
Pencil
Local number:
Box 618.04.105
AC0618.004.0001443.tif (AC scan 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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