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Attributed to:
Scurlock Studio, American, founded 1904  Search this
Subject of:
Addison N. Scurlock, American, 1883 - 1964  Search this
Mamie Estelle Scurlock, American, 1885 - 1977  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 4 11/16 × 7 3/4 in. (11.9 × 19.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 4 7/8 × 8 in. (12.4 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
November 18, 1962
Description:
A black and white photograph of Addison and Mamie Scurlock celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Addison and Mamie are cutting a cake together. Addison is wearing a tuxedo and Mamie is wearing a dress with a corsage. The cake has several frosted tiers and one raised tear with a [50] on its top. The back of the photograph is blank.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Marriage customs and rites  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:
TA2014.306.3.2
Restrictions & Rights:
varied, depending on object
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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/fd59b254927-8eba-4739-b478-0afdb6d0f846
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2014.306.3.2