James Reese Europe Post, American Legion [group of members : cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
American Legion James Reese Europe Post (Washington, D.C.)
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 8" x 10"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
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.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History