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Christmas display at H.U. [Howard University] Dental School (Pres Kennedy), Dec[ember] 1963 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Christmas display at H.U. [Howard University] Dental School (Pres Kennedy), Dec[ember] 1963 [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company
Subject:
Kennedy, John F (John Fitzgerald) 1917-1963
Howard University College of Dentistry
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Retouching
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1963
December 1963
1960-1970
Summary:
Exterior entrance of the College of Dentistry building. There is a mural display on the entrance with a painting of John F. Kennedy and the words, "Peace on Earth", "In your hands my fellow citizens, more than mine, will rest the final success or failure of our course", "Universal Brotherhood", "The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world" and "Goodwill toward men". More drawings and text in the entrance way can be partially seen through the glass windows. There is a pile of snow beside the exterior steps. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: caption. "KODAK - SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Retouching on center panel with New Coccine.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Christmas
Mural painting and decoration
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.110
AC0618.004.0001654.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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