Miss Margo Brown Children's Party, Dec[ember] 26, 1957 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
December 26, 1957
Group of children around a Christmas tree. Many of the children are holding gifts and most are wearing hats. A Santa Claus or Father Christmas is standing next to the tree. Two doors have labels, "Reading Room" and "Snack Bar". No ink on negative. "KODAK -- SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Retouched with New Coccine.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Mrs. Brame [and children's party] [photonegative, ca. 1940]
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
Caption on negative: "48051 Mrs. Brame 3-8x10 reg." Woman surrounded by children, wearing conical party hats. standing behind table with cake and party decorations on it. "Oct. 6" without year written on original envelope. Retouching on faces. "Agfa Safety Film" edge imprint.
Reproduced in Deborah Willis, Black: A Celebration of a Culture, Irvington, N.Y.: Hylas, 2004, p. 20
Photograph by Addison N. Scurlock. Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Portrait of Fred J. and Marguerite Schaefer, (painting)
Bly, Morton H. B. 1876-1935
Schaefer, Fred John
Pastel on canvas
Fred John Schaefer and Marguerite Schaefer seated at play, having tea from a child's tea set. The children appear to be seated on the ground outside. They have other toys with them, such as a doll and a toy automobile.
Recreation--Leisure--Eating & Drinking
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums