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[Seated persons at a commencement/] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view [Seated persons at a commencement/] [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 2.25 x 2.25"
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1940
1950
1940-1950
Summary:
Women and men, seated on folding chairs, presumably at a Howard University commencement. Woman dressed in academic robes/attire. From envelope labeled "RSS [Robert Scurlock] WW II Army/War Scenes". No ink on negative: "Ink (text) on enclosure ". No visible" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Academic costume
African American women
Commencement ceremonies
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.116
AC0618.004.0001945.tif (AC Scan)
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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