Dr. Moddie Taylor, May 1960 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company
Taylor, Moddie D (Moddie Daniel) 1912-
Howard University Dept. of Chemistry
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, [4" x 5"]
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Dr. Taylor was a Professor of Chemistry at Howard University.
Man posed with notebook open on his lap. He is seated next to a large piece of scientific equipment with tubes and flasks. Behind him is a small oven. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: caption. "KODAK - SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Retouching on hands with New Coccine.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History