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The Chanters, 1947 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view The Chanters, 1947 [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Ansco
Subject:
Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World
Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World Columbia Lodge, No. 85
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:
1947
1940-1950
Summary:
Posed group of men and one woman seated and standing in rows. There is a perspective drawing of an archway painting on the wall behind the group. In front of the group are two ornate chairs and floral displays. Ink on negative: caption and "Scurlock Photo". Ink on envelope: "Elk Columbia Lodge Chorus, Oct 1947". "ANSCO SAFETY FILM" edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Fraternal organizations
African American singers
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.106
AC0618.004.0001460.tif (scan number)
No Scurlock number
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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