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The Sandy Spring Melody Singers [November 6, 1945] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view The Sandy Spring Melody Singers [November 6, 1945] [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Ansco
Subject:
Sandy Spring Melody Singers
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, [8" x 10"]
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Retouching
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1945
November 6, 1945
1940-1950
Summary:
Posed group of men in two rows. They wear matching pinstripe suits with carnation buttonholes. Ink on negative: caption and "L Rev. W. E. Bishop 7 groups - 1 glossy". "5 ANSCO SAFETY FILM" edge imprint. Retouching on edges with New Coccine.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American singers
African American men
Portraits, Group
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.106
AC0618.004.0001462.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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