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
Group of women standing around a dining table holding cups and saucers. One woman is handing a cup to an older woman seated at the table. The table is laid with a spirit kettle, silver tea service, plates of cookies and a floral centerpiece. Ink on negative: "45". Ink on envelope: caption and "c/o Baker Pub. Relations". "KODAK -- SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Retouching on faces with New Coccine.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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