Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
28 documents - page 1 of 2

Sgt. Eddie Gibson [1 of 3] [photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Gibson, Eddie, Sgt.  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 292
Type:
Archival materials
Portraits
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans -- 1930-1950
Date:
April 16, April 26
[ca. 1940]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 48301
Caption on negative: "48301 Sgt. Eddie Gibson 1 8x10 reg. " Bust portrait of soldier. "Apr.16", "Apr. 26", and "Rush Ready May 8" without year written on original envelope. Retouching on face. "Defender Safety Base" edge imprint.
General:
Box 618.004.065
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Series 8: Business Records, Subseries 8.1: Studio Session Registers are restricted. Digital copies available for research. See repository for details.

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:
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Uniforms, Military -- 20th century.  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Portraits -- African American men
Photographs -- 1930-1950 -- 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 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number / Scurlock client negatives: G - Gysbers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref25219

Sgt. Eddie Gibson [2 of 2] [vertical format : acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 292
Type:
Archival materials
Studio portraits
Photographs
Date:
April 16, April 26
[ca. 1942-1945]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 48301
Caption on negative: "48301 Sgt. Eddie Gibson 2 8x10 reg. " Bust portrait of soldier. "Apr.16", "Apr. 26", and "Rush Ready May 8" without year written on original envelope. Retouching on face and hand. "Defender Safety Base" edge imprint.
General:
Box 618.004.065
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Series 8: Business Records, Subseries 8.1: Studio Session Registers are restricted. Digital copies available for research. See repository for details.

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:
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
Uniforms, Military -- 20th century.  Search this
Genre/Form:
Studio portraits -- 1940-1950.
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- 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 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number / Scurlock client negatives: G - Gysbers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref25224

Sgt. Eddie Gibson [#3 of 3] [photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Gibson, Eddie, Sgt.  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 292
Type:
Archival materials
Portraits
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans -- 1930-1950
Date:
April 16, April 26
[ca. 1940]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 48301
Caption on negative: "48301 Sgt. Eddie Gibson 1 8x10 reg. " Bust portrait of soldier. "Apr.16", "Apr. 26", and "Rush Ready May 8" without year written on original envelope. Retouching on face. "Defender Safety Base" edge imprint.
General:
Box 618.004.065
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Series 8: Business Records, Subseries 8.1: Studio Session Registers are restricted. Digital copies available for research. See repository for details.

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:
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Uniforms, Military -- 20th century.  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Portraits -- African American men
Photographs -- 1930-1950 -- 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 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number / Scurlock client negatives: G - Gysbers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref25229

Maj. M. H. Goff [2 of 2] [acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 292
Type:
Archival materials
Portraits
Photographs
Date:
April 14
[ca. 1941-1945]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 48286
Ink on film: "48286 Maj. M. H. Goff 3--8x10 reg." Bust portrait of soldier. Face heavily retouched. "Defender Safety Base" edge imprint.
General:
Box 618.004.065
Exhibitions Note:
Selected by Michelle Delaney for World War II photographic exhibition in National Museum of American History, 2004.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Series 8: Business Records, Subseries 8.1: Studio Session Registers are restricted. Digital copies available for research. See repository for details.

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:
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Uniforms, Military -- 20th century.  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- African Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
Portraits -- Men
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- 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 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number / Scurlock client negatives: G - Gysbers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref25827

First Lt. Melville Moman [vertical format : acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 292
Type:
Archival materials
Studio portraits
Photographs
Date:
undated
[ca. 1942-1945]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 48766
Subject in Army uniform. Ink caption on negative edge. Defender Safety Base edge imprint. Face retouched.
General:
No dates on original envelope.
Box 618.004.076
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Series 8: Business Records, Subseries 8.1: Studio Session Registers are restricted. Digital copies available for research. See repository for details.

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:
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Studio portraits -- 1940-1950.
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- 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 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number / Scurlock client negatives: M - Mysich
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref49558

Pfc. R. Rhodes [vertical format : acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 293
Type:
Archival materials
Studio portraits
Photographs
Date:
February 27
[ca. 1942-1945]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 49471
Subject in Army uniform with overseas cape. Ink caption on negative edge. Defender Safety Base edge imprint. Face retouched.
General:
Notes on original envelope: "Feb. 27".
Box 618.004.066
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Series 8: Business Records, Subseries 8.1: Studio Session Registers are restricted. Digital copies available for research. See repository for details.

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:
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Studio portraits -- 1940-1950.
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- 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 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number / Scurlock client negatives: R - Rymer
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref58409

Lt. & Mrs. U.S. Ricks [vertical format : acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 293
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
November 26, January 11
[ca. 1942-1945]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 49363
Couple, he in Army uniform. Ink caption on negative edge. No visible maker edge imprint. Both faces retouched.
General:
Notes on original envelope: "Nov 36"[?]; "Jan 11"; "Fix eyes of Lt."; "gap and creases in waist of dress"; "veins in Lt. hand." These obviously are retouching instructions, which were in fact retouched, along with the faces.
Exhibitions Note:
Reproduction photograph from this negative exhibited in "The Scurlock Studio and Black Washington: Picturing the Promise," NMAAHC Gallery, NMAH, January 30 - November 15, 2009; photograph also in exhibit's companion book.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Series 8: Business Records, Subseries 8.1: Studio Session Registers are restricted. Digital copies available for research. See repository for details.

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:
Portraits, Group -- 1940-1950  Search this
African American families  Search this
Family -- 1940-1960  Search this
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- 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 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number / Scurlock client negatives: R - Rymer
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref58811

Sgt. Willie [?] Stark [vertical format : acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 293
Type:
Archival materials
Studio portraits
Photographs
Date:
December 6, December 18
[ca. 1942-1945]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 49413
Subject in Army uniform. Ink caption on negative edge. Defender Safety Base edge imprint. Face retouched.
General:
Notes on original envelope: "Dec. 6" and "Dec. 18".
Box 618.004.066
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Series 8: Business Records, Subseries 8.1: Studio Session Registers are restricted. Digital copies available for research. See repository for details.

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:
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Studio portraits -- 1940-1950.
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- 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 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.5: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by job number / Scurlock client negatives: S - Szatkowski
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref66224

Pvt. John Patterson [vertical format : acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Patterson, John, Pvt.  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
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10" x 8".)
Container:
Box 257
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Studio portraits
Photographs
Date:
April 29, May 14 [ca. 1942-1945]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 50014
Subject in Army uniform, wearing overseas cap. Ink caption on negative edge. Defender Safety Base edge imprint. Face retouched.
General:
Notes on original envelope: "April 29" and "May 14".
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:
World War, 1939-1945 -- African Americans  Search this
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Genre/Form:
Studio portraits -- 1940-1950.
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- 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
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.2: Black and white negatives in freezers arranged by job number / Black and white negatives in freezers arranged by job number [cont.]
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-02-ref25236

Mr. F. D. Myers [and group of ten people, including one man in Army uniform and one in Navy uniform [horizontal format : acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Ansco (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
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 257
Type:
Archival materials
Studio portraits
Photographs
Date:
[ca. 1942-1945]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 50764
Ink caption on negative edge. Ansco Safety Film edge imprint. Faces and hands retouched.
General:
Notes on original envelope: "Dec. 6" and "Dec. 18".
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:
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
Seamen -- 1940-1950  Search this
Genre/Form:
Studio portraits -- 1940-1950.
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- 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
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.2: Black and white negatives in freezers arranged by job number / Black and white negatives in freezers arranged by job number [cont.]
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-02-ref25276

Mrs. Wiley Seldon [and wedding party [horizontal format : acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Ansco (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
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 258
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
Dec. 24, Jan, 25 [ca. 1942-1945]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 50859
Two men, including groom, in Army uniform. Ink caption on negative edge. Ansco Safety Film edge imprint. Faces slightly retouched.
General:
Notes on original envelope: "Dec. 24" and "Jan. 25".
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:
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
Weddings -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- 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
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.2: Black and white negatives in freezers arranged by job number / Black and white negatives in freezers arranged by job number [cont.]
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-02-ref25321

The Spirit of the U S O : sheet music

Composer:
Godlis, Albert  Search this
Lyricist:
Street, Wolcott D.  Search this
Bush, Prescott S.  Search this
Publisher:
Miller, Bob, Inc.  Search this
Names:
United Service Organizations (U.S.)  Search this
Collection Collector:
Kovan, Florice Whyte  Search this
Collection Author:
Whyte, Virgil (bandleader)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 12" x 9".)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1942
Scope and Contents:
2 folded sheets. Words by Wolcott D. Street and Prescott S. Bush, music by Albert Godlis, publ. by Bob Miller, Inc., 1619 Broadway, New York City. Cover drawing, printed in red and blue, "by Barbelle from Howard Scott," shows a helmeted soldier holding a cup of coffee, a cigarette, and a bayonet. At top of cover: "Official march of the U S O".
General:
In Box A.
Exhibitions Note:
National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution: World War II exhibit, 1995.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Bayonets  Search this
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Collection Citation:
Virgil Whyte's "All-Girl" Band Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Virgil Whyte "All-Girl" Band Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0503-ref560

Buddies / Again! / Doughboy Donuts do their bit again [magazine tear sheet]

Collector:
Steinberg, Sally L. (Sally Levitt)  Search this
Advertiser:
Doughnut Corporation of America  Search this
Collection Collector:
Steinberg, Sally L. (Sally Levitt)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 13.9" X 10.4".)
Container:
Box 4, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Advertisements
Tear sheets
Date:
Ca. 1941
Scope and Contents:
Tear sheet with advertisement for Doughboy Donuts on left and listing of collegiate football teams on right. Ad features a soldier in uniform holding doughnut. The text references the consumption of Doughboy Donuts in both 1917 (World War I) and during World War Two. Slogan shown in ad copy: "Vitamized [sic] for health defense."
Local Numbers:
AC0439-0000023.tif (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
World War, 1914-1918 -- Art and the war  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war  Search this
College sports  Search this
Football  Search this
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Food  Search this
Doughnuts  Search this
Food habits -- United States  Search this
Vitamins  Search this
Genre/Form:
Advertisements -- 1900-1950
Tear sheets -- 1940-1950
Collection Citation:
Sally L. Steinberg Collection of Doughnut Ephemera, 1920s-1987, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Sally L. Steinberg Collection of Doughnut Ephemera
Sally L. Steinberg Collection of Doughnut Ephemera / Series 4: Other Donut Companies / Oversized Ephemera
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0439-ref599

["Sweethearts" on tour. Black-and-white photoprint.]

Collection Creator:
Cron, Rosalind  Search this
International Sweethearts of Rhythm  Search this
Piney Woods School  Search this
Moon, Dixie Hardy  Search this
Hughes, Cathy  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 4" x 2-3/4".)
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Scope and Contents:
Woman seated beside an African American soldier, possibly in Italy. Undated photograph with deckled edge.
Local Numbers:
AC1218-0000095.tif (AC Scan No.)
Exhibitions Note:
Displayed in Archives Center exhibition, "Women and Jazz: The International Sweethearts of Rhythm, 1937-1949", from March 25, 2011 through May 31, 2011. Craig Orr, curator.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Big band music  Search this
Women musicians  Search this
Jazz musicians  Search this
Bands (Music)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1950
Collection Citation:
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection / Series 2: Rosalind Cron Materials / Photographs from overseas travels to the United States troops
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1218-ref639

["Sweethearts" on tour. Black-and-white photoprint.]

Collection Creator:
Cron, Rosalind  Search this
International Sweethearts of Rhythm  Search this
Piney Woods School  Search this
Moon, Dixie Hardy  Search this
Hughes, Cathy  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 2-3/4" x 4".)
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Scope and Contents:
African American soldier in uniform with two women. Unidentified photographer, undated photograph.
Local Numbers:
AC1218-0000097.tif (AC Scan No.)
Exhibitions Note:
Displayed in Archives Center exhibition, "Women and Jazz: The International Sweethearts of Rhythm, 1937-1949", from March 25, 2011 through May 31, 2011. Craig Orr, curator.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Big band music  Search this
Women musicians  Search this
Jazz musicians  Search this
Bands (Music)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1950
Collection Citation:
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection / Series 2: Rosalind Cron Materials / Photographs from overseas travels to the United States troops
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1218-ref641

Enlist in the War on Careless Talk ... He's Depending on You to Help Bring Him Home Safely for Other Holidays ...

Sponsor:
United States  Search this
Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (1 pieces, 1/8 size; Monochrome, 19 x 8.5 cm)
Container:
Box 39, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Handbills
Posters
Place:
United States
Image:
Main Image: (A) Uncle Sam putting a finger to his lips (B) U.S. sailor carrying a bag
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 8035
General:
Artist(s): Anon
Series:
16-37226-1
Printing Info:
Printer: (U.S.) G.P.O.,

Property of Princeton [...] Received DEC 13 1943
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Copyright status of items varies. Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Careless talk  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Posters -- United States  Search this
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character) in art  Search this
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Holidays  Search this
Genre/Form:
Handbills
Posters -- World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
Collection Citation:
Princeton University Posters Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Princeton University Poster Collection
Princeton University Poster Collection / Series 4: World War Two / United States
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref14688
Online Media:

I need you on the job full time / Don't get hurt

Issuing body:
War Department Safety Council  Search this
Artist:
Meyers, Harry Morse  Search this
Creator:
War Department Safety Council  Search this
Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (Full size; Multi-color, 101.5 x 72.5 cm)
Container:
Map-folder 454
Type:
Archival materials
Posters
Place:
United States
Image:
Main Image: U.S. soldier pointing a gun at the reader
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 3526
General:
Issued by: War Department Safety Council

Artist(s): Harry Morse Meyers
Printing Info:
Printer: (U.S.) G.P.O., , 1943 Other Printing Info: 0-539038

Property of Princeton [...] Received JUN 14 1944
Related Materials:
Duplicates: 3526, 3531

Condition differs: No
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Copyright status of items varies. Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Health/Industrial Safety  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Industrial safety  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Posters -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Posters
Posters -- World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
Collection Citation:
Princeton University Posters Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Princeton University Poster Collection
Princeton University Poster Collection / Series 4: World War Two / United States
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref14757

Put Your Muscle on a War Basis! Sign Up for a Farm Job at Your Local U.S. Employment Office

Creator:
U.S. Employment Office  Search this
Sponsor:
War Manpower Commission. (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (Full size; Multi-color, 101.5 x 72.5 cm)
Container:
Map-folder 455
Type:
Archival materials
Posters
Place:
United States
Image:
Main Image: Photograph of a man pitching hay
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 3536
General:
Issued by: War Manpower Commission

Issued for: U.S. Employment Office

Artist(s): Anon
Locale:
Washington (D.C.)
Printing Info:
Printer: (U.S.) G.P.O., , 1942 Other Printing Info: 0-468382

Property of Princeton [...] Received AUG 28 1942
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Copyright status of items varies. Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Conservation/Food production  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Conservation of natural resources  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Posters -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Posters
Posters -- World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
Collection Citation:
Princeton University Posters Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Princeton University Poster Collection
Princeton University Poster Collection / Series 4: World War Two / United States
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref14838

They've Got More Important / Places to Go Than You!... Save Rubber / Check Your Tires Now. Office of War Information.

Issuing body:
Office of War Information. Washington, D.C.  Search this
Creator:
Richards, Walter (artist?)  Search this
Office of War Information. Washington, D.C.  Search this
Office for Emergency Management. Division of Information  Search this
Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (Full size; Multi-color, 102 x 72.5 cm)
Container:
Map-folder 450
Type:
Archival materials
Posters
Place:
United States
Date:
1942
Image:
Main Image: Four soldiers riding in a jeep
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 3483
General:
Issued by: [Office of War Information]

Issued for: Office for Emergency Management, Division of Information

Artist(s): Walter Richards [1907- ] - [Posters for Victory by Michael E. Moss]
Series:
OWI Poster No.21
Locale:
Washington (D.C.)
Printing Info:
Printer: (U.S.) G.P.O., , 1942 Other Printing Info: 0-498482

Property of Princeton [...] Received MAY 10 1943
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Copyright status of items varies. Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Conservation/Food production  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Tires  Search this
Rubber  Search this
Jeep automobile  Search this
Conservation of natural resources  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Posters -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Posters
Posters -- World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
Collection Citation:
Princeton University Posters Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Princeton University Poster Collection
Princeton University Poster Collection / Series 4: World War Two / United States
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref14902

Will You Let Him Die? Because of the Little Things You Don't Do? ... What About Alloy Steel Scrap Segregation? ... Republic Steel.

Creator:
U.S. Government Salvage Campaign  Search this
Sponsor:
Republic Steel (Cleveland; New York)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (Full size; Monochrome, 64.5 x 94 cm)
Container:
Map-folder 456
Type:
Archival materials
Posters
Place:
United States
Image:
Main Image: Photograph of U.S. soldier
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 3542
General:
Issued by: Republic Steel Corporation

Issued for: U.S. Government Salvage Campaign

Artist(s): Anon
Locale:
Cleveland, Ohio
Printing Info:
Property of Princeton [...] Received MAY 3 1943
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Copyright status of items varies. Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Conservation/Food production  Search this
War production  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Soldiers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Conservation of natural resources  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Posters -- United States  Search this
Metals -- Conservation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Posters
Posters -- World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
Collection Citation:
Princeton University Posters Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Princeton University Poster Collection
Princeton University Poster Collection / Series 4: World War Two / United States
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref14955

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By
  • Archives Center, National Museum of American History