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A.K.A. [Alpha Kappa Alpha] Sorority delegates to Civil Rights Bill, May 1964 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view A.K.A. [Alpha Kappa Alpha] Sorority delegates to Civil Rights Bill, May 1964 [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Ansco
Subject:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
Kappa Omega
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:
1964
May 1964
1960-1970
Summary:
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.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American women
Civil rights demonstrations
Signs and signboards
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.110
AC0618.004.0001727.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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