A.K.A. [Alpha Kappa Alpha] Sorority delegates to Civil Rights Bill, May 1964 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Group of eight women holding two signs which read, "Kappa Omega Atlanta, GA" and "AKA South Atlantic Region says Pass Civil Rights Bill". The group are standing indoors in front of a window with drapes. They wear coats, hats and gloves. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: caption and "c/o Mrs. Deadmond 4 of ea." "ANSCO SAFETY FILM 5" edge imprint. Retouching on faces with New Coccine.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History