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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:
Three women working at sewing machines. Two women stand watching them. Another women is working with fabric on a table. There is an ironing board in the room and framed sections of fabric on the wall. Ink on negative: "1". Ink on envelope: caption and "c/o Baker Pub. Relations". "KODAK -- SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Retouching on faces with New Coccine. No Scurlock number.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Home economics
Sewing
Sewing machines
Dressmaking
Ironing boards
Contests
African American women
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.100
AC0618.004.0001475.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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