Health and Civil Defense Exhibits at Howard U[niversity], Dec[ember] 1963 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Display boards in gymnasium. One display is titled, "health protection for you your family your community". The boards have the the headings; action, threat, control, problem, assistance, tragedy, elimination and prevention. A second display has posters on gun safety and a third has information on fallout shelters. The poster reads, "Your Government is now stocking public fallout shelters with... food supply...medical kit...radiological kit...sanitation kit...water storage". There are five people viewing the displays. The photograph is taken from the running track on the balcony above. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: caption and "c/o Mrs. Allen". "KODAK - - SAFETY - - FILM" edge imprint. Retouching on faces with New Coccine.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History