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Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Hammer (film manufacturer)  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Rice, Moses P.  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
1 Items
box 256
Archival materials
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans -- 1930-1950
1944 February 4
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 47914
Subject, seated, wears either evening gown or bridesmaid's dress, and has her hands in her lap (cf. no. 618.249177). Curtains in background. Ink caption on negative edge. "Hammer Safety" edge imprint. Face, neck, arms retouched. "Feb. 5" without year on original envelope.
Box 4.4.1.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Portraits -- African American women  Search this
African American women  Search this
Photographs -- 1920-1940 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film.
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.2: Black and white negatives in freezers arranged by job number
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History