Therrell Smith's Dance Students, June 1964 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Therrell Smith School of Dancing (Washington, D.C.)
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Posed group of five young women and three young men. The boys are dressed in striped vests, dark pants and white hats. The girls wear calf-length dresses with heeled shoes and hats with flowers on the crown and ribbons tying them under their chins. Two of the men stand with a woman on each arm, whilst one man and woman stand as a couple in a dance hold in the center. There are two dance bars on the wall behind them and a large mirror at the end. Ink on negative: "11" and "4". Ink on envelope: caption and "1 - 8x10 DW Proof". "ANSCO SAFETY FILM 10" edge imprint.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History