Christmas display at H.U. [Howard University] Dental School (Pres Kennedy), Dec[ember] 1963 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company
Kennedy, John F (John Fitzgerald) 1917-1963
Howard University College of Dentistry
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
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.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History