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Howard U[niversity] Charter Day, March 1960 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Howard U[niversity] Charter Day, March 1960 [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company
Subject:
Johnson, Mordecai W (Mordecai Wyatt) 1890-1976
Howard University
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, [4" x 5"]
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1960
March 1960
1960-1970
Summary:
Posed group of men and women in academic robes. The three people in the center hold rolled diplomas, whilst the men at each end hold a mortar board. The man on the right is Howard University President, Mordecai Johnson. Ink on negative: "10". Ink on envelope: caption and "as indicated". "KODAK - SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Academic costume
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.108
AC0618.004.0001527.tif (scan number)
No Scurlock number
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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