Ink on negative:"203". Howard University Choir singing in front of a pipe organ. "KODAK--SAFETY 39" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Collection is open for research.
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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.
Photographs -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
The collection was acquired with assistance from the Eugene Meyer Foundation. Elihu and Susan Rose and the Save America's Treasures program, provided funds to stabilize, organize, store, and create digital surrogates of some of the negatives. Processing and encoding funded by a grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources.
Drumbeat to summon deities -- Guhyasamāja tantra -- A prayer of refuge -- Invocation of mGon-po -- Invocation of Mahakala -- Prayer of ablution and purification -- Selections from Guhyasamāja tantra, chap. 5 -- Prayer to mGon-po -- Prayer to HlaMo -- Prayer to Chos-rGyal -- Prayer for the preservation of BuddhaDharma -- Invocation of Mahakala -- Prayer to Mahakala.
Greek music --Jewish music --Gregorian chant --Early polyphonic music --The troubadours --The Minnesingers -- Netherland music, about 1450 --Early Netherland music, about 1500 --German choral music, about 1500 --German choral music of the Reformation --The zenith of religious polyphony in the 16th century --The madrigal (Italy) -- The madrigal (Germany) --Harpsichord and clavichord music, about 1600 --German dances, about 1600 --Italian church music, early Baroque --Opera --The German motet --Chamber music, about 1700 --Rococo --Sentiment.
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Music from various periods. Program notes by Sachs ( p.) attached inside container. Production notes: Recorded in Europe by Parlophone Co, Ltd.
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.