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Home Ec[onomics] Contest at H[oward] U[niversity], April 1960 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Home Ec[onomics] Contest at H[oward] U[niversity], April 1960 [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company
Subject:
Joseph Baker Associates
Howard University
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Retouching
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1960
April 1960
1960-1970
Summary:
Four women in a kitchen, apparently a classroom. One woman is putting a round cake pan in an oven whilst another is taking items from a table which has packaged goods on it such as flour, eggs and sugar. The third woman is washing dishes in a sink and the fourth is holding a kettle on a burner on a second oven. There is a refrigerator in the kitchen and a periodic chart of the elements the wall. Ink on negative: "3". Ink on envelope: caption and "c/o Baker Pub. Relations". "KODAK -- SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Retouching on faces and arms with New Coccine. No Scurlock number.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Home economics
Cookery
Food
Kitchens
Stoves
African American women
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.100
AC0618.004.0001473.tif (AC 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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