Palmer [Memorial] Institute students visiting Associated Publishers, Oct[ober] 1963 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company
Palmer Memorial Institute (Sedalia, N.C.)
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Associated Publishers was the publishing arm of the National Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, later the National Association for the Study of African American Life and History. Founded by Carter Godwin Woodson in 1922 it is oldest African American publishing company in the United States (taken from LOC authority heading).
Group of young men and women, wearing school uniform, seated and standing around a desk in an office. There are piles of typewritten paper on the desk with a cover sheet reading, "Reports ASHLH and Associated Publishers". No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: caption and "7 glossy ea". "KODAK - SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Retouching on faces and hands with New Coccine.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History