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Photograph by:
Addison N. Scurlock, American, 1883 - 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Addison Fearing Scurlock, American, 1914 - 1933  Search this
Robert S. Scurlock, American, 1917 - 1994  Search this
George H. Scurlock, American, 1920 - 2005  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper in paper with plastic
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 × 6 15/16 in. (25.4 × 17.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 9/16 × 7 5/16 in. (26.8 × 18.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 25, 1924
Description:
A black and white photograph of Robert, Addison F., and George Scurlock in a paper frame with a plastic front. The three boys are posed facing the camera. Robert, on the left, is seated on a wicker piece of furniture. His hands are folded together in his lap. Addison F., at center, stands with his proper left hand resting on the arm of a chaise lounge. George, to the right, sits on the chaise lounge. His hands are resting on his crossed proper left leg. An inscription in the bottom right front of the image reads: [To Grandma Fearing / Mar. 25 '24]. The photograph is inside a plastic and paper frame. The back of the frame has paper extender to prop the frame up. A mark on the back of the frame indicates the frame was made by Collins Photo Frames.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Scurlock family
Object number:
TA2014.306.3.10
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Scurlock Family Archive
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5aa1648c2-98e7-43f8-9d3e-7056b5e3ff9b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2014.306.3.10