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[Couple dancing with band on stage behind : black-and-white cellulose acetate photonegative]

view [Couple dancing with band on stage behind : black-and-white cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Alexandria Service Club
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
Summary:
Couple dancing on dance floor; the man wears a military uniform. A group of women stand behind. Band on stage consists of a woman playing double bass, a man playing a trombone, a man clapping his hands with a saxophone on his lap and a man at a piano. No ink on negative. No edge imprint. No Scurlock number. Not marked, but found in envelope with Alexandria Service Club negatives.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Dance
African American musicians
African American soldiers
African American women
African American men
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.100
AC0618.004.0001471.tif (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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