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Male dress designer at H.U. [Howard University] School of Home Economics, June 1964 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Ansco (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Howard University -- 1960-1970  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 5" x 4")
Container:
Box 111
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Washington (D.C.) -- 1960-1970 -- Photographs
Date:
June 1964
Scope and Contents:
Man making adjustments to a dress worn by a woman who is holding a pin cushion. They are standing next to two tailor's dummies. There are curtains on either side of them and a row of three mirrors on the wall behind. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: caption and "12 - Fri". "ANSCO SAFETY FILM 11" edge imprint.
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.
Topic:
Home economics  Search this
African American fashion designers  Search this
Fashion designers  Search this
Mannequins (Figures)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1960-1970 -- 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 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref3783

Dapper Dan : made in Harlem : a memoir / Daniel R. Day with Mikael Awake

Author:
Day, Daniel R.  Search this
Awake, Mikael  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 277 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Autobiographies
Place:
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Date:
2019
Topic:
African American fashion designers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110874

Fancy party gowns : the story of fashion designer Ann Cole Lowe / by Deborah Blumenthal ; illustrated by Laura Freeman

Author:
Blumenthal, Deborah  Search this
Illustrator:
Freeman, Laura (Illustrator)  Search this
Subject:
Lowe, Ann Cole 1898-1981  Search this
Physical description:
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 29 cm
Type:
Biography
Juvenile literature
Biographies
Picture books
History
Juvenile works
Place:
United States
Date:
2017
Topic:
African American fashion designers  Search this
Women fashion designers  Search this
Fashion design--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1093783

Something to prove : Ann Cole Lowe, America's forgotten designer / Julia Faye Dockery Smith

Author:
Smith, Julia Faye  Search this
Subject:
Lowe, Ann Cole 1898-1981  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 157 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2016
Topic:
African American fashion designers  Search this
Women fashion designers  Search this
Fashion designers--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1093424

Is Paris Still a Haven for Black Americans?

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Lectures
Interviews
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:52:22 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_5b6c6ea4dc73d6845ba3af8750f7be86

Threads of time : the fabric of history : profiles of African American dressmakers and designers, 1850-2003 / by Rosemary E. Reed Miller

Title:
Threads of time, the fabric of history : profiles of African American dressmakers and designers, 1850 to the present
Author:
Reed Miller, Rosemary E  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 181 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2003
2003, c2002
Topic:
Women fashion designers  Search this
African American fashion designers  Search this
Dressmakers  Search this
Dressmaking--History  Search this
Call number:
TT505.A1 R44 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_717198

The World Bank, J C Penney, and artisanal African fashion in Los Angeles

Author:
Rabine, Leslie W. 1944-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Wachira, Wairimu  Search this
Karimu  Search this
J. C. Penney Co  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
California
Los Angeles
Date:
2002
Topic:
Fashion merchandising  Search this
African American fashion designers  Search this
Call number:
TT504.6.A35 R33 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_756445

African American fashion designers

Author:
Starke, Barbara M (Barbara Martin) 1933-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1990
Topic:
African American fashion designers  Search this
African Americans--Clothing  Search this
Call number:
E185.89.D7 S89 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_501314

Contributions of African Americans to the fashion industries / Gloria Williams & Pearletta Graves

Author:
Sander, Gloria Williams 1957-  Search this
Graves, Pearletta  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
United States
Date:
1990
Topic:
Fashion merchandising  Search this
African American fashion designers  Search this
Clothing trade  Search this
African Americans--Clothing  Search this
Call number:
E185.89.D7 S89 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_495555

Blacks in the history of fashion / by Lois K. Alexander ; with a preface by Susan Taylor ; and an introduction by Audrey Smaltz

Author:
Alexander, Lois K  Search this
Harlem Institute of Fashion  Search this
Subject:
Black Fashion Museum (Manhattan, New York, N.Y.) History  Search this
Physical description:
152 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1982
C1982
Topic:
African American fashion designers  Search this
Costume design--History  Search this
Call number:
TT502.A44 1982X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_343052

Threads of time : the fabric of history : profiles of African American dressmakers, 1850-to the present / by Rosemary E. Reed Miller

Author:
Reed Miller, Rosemary E  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 128 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2002
Topic:
African American fashion designers  Search this
Costume design--History  Search this
Fashion--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1023722

Threads of time : the fabric of history : profiles of African American dressmakers and designers, 1850-2002 / by Rosemary E. Reed Miller

Title:
Threads of time, the fabric of history : profiles of African American dressmakers and designers, 1850 to the present
Author:
Reed Miller, Rosemary E  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 280 p. : ill., ports. ; 21 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2006
Topic:
African American fashion designers  Search this
Women fashion designers  Search this
Fashion designers  Search this
Fashion design--History  Search this
Dressmakers  Search this
Dressmaking--History  Search this
Call number:
TT505.A1 R44 2006
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_934448

Only Toni : a twenty-fife year retrospective of an African American designer, Houston Museum of African American Culture

Author:
Whitaker, Toni  Search this
Houston Museum of African American Culture  Search this
Subject:
Whitaker, Toni  Search this
Physical description:
40 p. : col. ill., port. ; 20 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Texas
Date:
2009
Topic:
African American fashion designers  Search this
Call number:
TT505.W5 O55 2009
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_974843

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