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Monroe School [nitrate film photonegative, ca. 1920-1940]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Film manufacturer:
Agfa  Search this
Subject:
Monroe School (Washington D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose nitrate film sheet, 8 x 10 in
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Nitrate negatives
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1920
1940
1930-1940
Topic:
Aquariums  Search this
Classrooms  Search this
Schools  Search this
Local number:
618ns0240349bp.tif (AC Scan)
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_240349

[Portrait of a young African American woman in a white dress : Black-and-white photoprint.]

Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 6-1/2" x 4-1/2", mounted
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Pictorialist
Toning (photography)
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1920
1930
1920-1940
Topic:
Portraits--African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
AC0618.001.0000039.tif (AC Scan)
2008-4983 (OIPP Scan)
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Use cotton gloves for handling, unless print is protected by a plastic enclosure
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white photoprints (Series 1), Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_283511

African American Snapshots: photoprints

Creator:
Orr, Craig  Search this
Extent:
3 Items
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Place:
Atlantic City (N.J.) -- 1920-1940
Date:
1929-1933.
Scope and Contents note:
3 photoprints of African American subjects, in 2 slightly different sizes, with dates and captions written on print surfaces: (1) "Atlantic City 1930 / Lily White Co" (two young women posed in front of ornate building; (2) "1929" (two young children on doorstep of house; (3) "1933" (standing young woman in bathing suit and two automobiles; she leans on one elbow in window of car).
Arrangement:
Collection is arranged into one series.
Biographical/Historical note:
No other information available; photographers unidentified.
Provenance:
Gift.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research and access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Automobiles -- 1930-1940  Search this
African American children -- 1920-1940  Search this
African Americans -- 1920-1940  Search this
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0732
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African American Snapshots: photoprints
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0732
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[Mrs. Louia Vaughn Jones] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subject:
Jones, Louia Vaughn 1895-1965  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1928
1935
1920-1940
Topic:
African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
AC0618.004.0000023.tif (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions & Rights:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_263301

Miss M. [Mary Lorraine] Europe [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subject:
Europe, Mary Lorraine  Search this
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 5" X 7"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1922
1923
1920-1940
1920-1930
Topic:
Portraits--African American women  Search this
African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
Box 618.04.70
16582 (Scurlock number)
AC0618.004.0000368.tif (AC Scan)
Restrictions & Rights:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_250629

A. W. Ward [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company  Search this
Subject:
Ward, A. W  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10" x 8"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1928
1935
[ca. 1928-1935]
1920-1940
Topic:
Portraits--African American women  Search this
African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
Box 618.04.95
AC0618.004.0000991.tif (scan number)
25348 (Scurlock number)
Restrictions & Rights:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_272704

Miss Anita Crowe [photonegative, ca. 1930]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Film manufacturer:
Hammer  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
ca 1930
1930-1950
1920-1940
Topic:
Portraits--African American women  Search this
African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
47914-01 (Scurlock no.)
618ns0247244pw.tif (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_247244

Miss Anita Crowe [photonegative, ca. 1930]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Film manufacturer:
Hammer  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
ca 1930
1930-1950
1920-1940
Topic:
Portraits--African American women  Search this
African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
47914-02 (Scurlock no.)
618nl0047914-02pw.tif (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_249177

Mrs. Louia Vaughn Jones [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company  Search this
Subject:
Jones, Grace Alfreda Lomax Jones 1907-1969  Search this
Jones, Louia Vaughn 1895-1965  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10" x 8"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1928
1935
Ca. 1928-1935
1920-1940
Topic:
Portraits--African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
Box 618.04.60
25167 (Scurlock number)
Restrictions & Rights:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_254819

Miss Lois Harris [photonegative, ca. 1930s-1940s]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Subject:
Harris, Lois  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
1 item
Type:
Vignettes
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
ca 1930s-1940s
1930-1950
1920-1940
Topic:
Hair styles  Search this
Portraits--African American women  Search this
African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
47934 (Scurlock no.)
618nl0047934-01pw.tif (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_247874

Charles Drew with Dunbar High School basketball team [photoprint, ca. 1922]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Subject:
Drew, Charles Richard 1904-1950  Search this
Dunbar High School (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Howard University  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper, 11 x 14 in
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Two-dimensional graphics
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1922
ca 1922
1920-1930
1920-1940
Topic:
Sports  Search this
Basketball  Search this
African American physicians  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
SI Neg No. 2008-2137
618ps0227946-01pm.tif (AC Scan)
Box 27
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution holds rights
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Black-and-white photoprints (Series 1), Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_227946

Mrs. E.G. Coleman [1 of 3] [photonegative, ca. 1930]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Film manufacturer:
Defender  Search this
Subject:
Coleman, Miss E.J  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
ca 1930
1930-1940
1930-1950
1920-1940
Topic:
Portraits--Men  Search this
Piano  Search this
Portraits--African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
48036 (Scurlock no.)
618nl0048036-01pw.tif (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_247913

Mrs. E.G. Coleman [3 of 3] [photonegative, ca. 1930]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Film manufacturer:
Defender  Search this
Subject:
Coleman, Miss E.G  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
ca 1930
1930-1940
1930-1950
1920-1940
Topic:
Portraits--African American women  Search this
Piano  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
48036 (Scurlock no.)
618nl0048036-03pw.tif (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_247920

Mrs. Louia Vaughn Jones [Grace Alfreda (Lomax) Jones] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company  Search this
Subject:
Jones, Grace Alfreda Lomax Jones 1907-1969  Search this
Jones, Louia Vaughn 1895-1965  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10" x 8"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1928
1935
Ca. 1928-1935
1920-1940
Topic:
Profile portraits--African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
AC0618.004.0000023.tif (AC Scan)
Box 618.04.60
2008-2195 (SI Neg. No.)
25167 (Scurlock number)
Restrictions & Rights:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_254734

Mrs. E. P. Shaw and Daughter [from envelope?] [acetate film black-and-white photonegative, ca. 1930.]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company  Search this
Subject:
Shaw, Esther Popel (1896-1958)  Search this
Iverson, Patriicia Shaw  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 7" x 5"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
ca 1930
Ca. 1930
1920-1940
1930-1950
1930-1940
Topic:
Portraits--African American women  Search this
Mothers  Search this
Daughters  Search this
African American mothers  Search this
Local number:
25630 (Scurlock No.)
Box 618.04.80
2008-2190 (SI Neg. No.)
618ns0242722pw.tif (AC Scan)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_242722

Mme. Evanti [Lillian Evans Tibbs, with son in park, walking : acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company  Search this
Subject:
Tibbs, Lillian Evans  Search this
Evanti, Lillian Mme (Lillian Evans Tibbs) 1890-1967  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 7" x 5"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1920
1940
1930-1940
1920-1940
1930-1950
Topic:
African American entertainers  Search this
African American children  Search this
Portraits--African American women  Search this
Mothers  Search this
Parks  Search this
Children--African American  Search this
Local number:
Freezer box 02
25057 (Scurlock No.)
2008-4911 (SI Neg. No.)
618ns0177379pw.tif (AC Scan)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_177379

Sign from a segregated restaurant

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 x 11 in. (17.8 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
signs
Date:
1920s - 1940s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.36
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.36
Additional Online Media:

[African American children with watermelons sitting on a rail fence. Active No. 7206 : stereo interpositive.]

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 5" x 8"
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Date:
1900
1910
1920-1940
1890-1920
1900-1910
Topic:
Children  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Watermelons  Search this
African American children  Search this
Stereotypes (Social psychology)  Search this
Racism  Search this
Ethnic wit and humor  Search this
Local number:
RSN 21665
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_168075

Photograph of a female performer, Ginger, in costume

Photograph by:
Bloom Photography, American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 3/16 × 7 3/8 in. (23.4 × 18.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 9 15/16 × 8 1/8 in. (25.3 × 20.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place made:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1920-1940
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.113
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.113
Additional Online Media:

The Interwar Period: 1920-1940

Creator:
Washington Ear  Search this
Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Physical description:
1 audio cassette sound recording
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1981
Circa 1981
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Community development, Urban  Search this
Patriotism  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Economics  Search this
Local number:
ACMA AV001068
Restrictions & Rights:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_387182

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