Home Ec[onomics] Contest at H[oward] U[niversity], April 1960 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company
Joseph Baker Associates
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Good; slight warping, slight discoloration.
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.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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