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[Group of men in military uniform dancing with women : cellulose acetate photonegative]

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Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Agfa
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1940
1950
Ca. 1940s
1940-1950
Notes:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Poor; discoloration, blue tint, warping, major fingerprints.
Summary:
Several couples are dancing whilst other men and women are seated around the edge of the room. There is a string across the room with balloons attached and a cluster of balloons in the center of the room. No ink on negative, no Scurlock number. "5 AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint. Not marked but was found in envelope with Alexandria Service Club negatives.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Dance
Party decorations
Parties
African American soldiers
African American women
African American men
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.100
AC0618.004.0001470.tif (scan number)
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_273942

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