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Siblings Francis and Theodore M. Sullivan with family friend

Collection Creator:
Sullivan family  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , black and white, 4.25 x 2.5 in.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Boston (Mass.)
United States
Date:
circa 1918
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Sullivan Family papers are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African American families  Search this
African American military personnel  Search this
World War, 1914-1918 -- African Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
The Sullivan Family papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Savina Martin, Dominga Martin and Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-035, Item ACMA PH2005.7002.010
See more items in:
Sullivan family papers
Sullivan family papers / Series 3: Photographs / Theodore M. Sullivan
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa713e8611b-f15c-4aa7-a39a-e09eea68a196
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-035-ref607

Sullivan family friend "Pee Wee" Perossier in military uniform

Collection Creator:
Sullivan family  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , black and white, 5.375 x 3.375 in.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Boston (Mass.)
United States
Date:
circa 1942
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Sullivan Family papers are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African American military personnel  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- African Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
The Sullivan Family papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Savina Martin, Dominga Martin and Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-035, Item ACMA PH2005.7002.040
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Sullivan family papers
Sullivan family papers / Series 3: Photographs / "Pee Wee" Perossier
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa71458c62d-fc44-41f5-a2e8-487c3d51366f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-035-ref623

Theodore M. Sullivan with his American Legion Post

Names:
American Legion  Search this
Collection Creator:
Sullivan family  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , black and white, 10 x 8 in.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Boston (Mass.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1940
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Sullivan Family papers are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African American military personnel  Search this
Veterans  Search this
World War, 1914-1918 -- African Americans  Search this
Portraits, Group  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
The Sullivan Family papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Savina Martin, Dominga Martin and Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-035, Item ACMA PH2005.7002.049
See more items in:
Sullivan family papers
Sullivan family papers / Series 3: Photographs / Theodore M. Sullivan
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7996afa2b-133e-491e-a780-db1b69eadf72
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-035-ref626

Portrait of World War I soldier, Theodore Milton Sullivan

Collection Creator:
Sullivan family  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , gelatin silver, 5.375 x 3.375 in.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Boston (Mass.)
United States
Date:
circa 1918
Scope and Contents:
Theodore M. Sullivan began his family's military tradition by enlisting in the military on March 28, 1917, during World War I. Sullivan served in the 372nd Infantry Regiment, Company L, Sixth Infantry of Massachusetts. His military record indicates that he was involved in the Battle at Verdun, France before being honorably discharged at the end of the conflict. In the early 1930s Theodore was awarded the Purple Heart by United States Secretary of War George Dern for eleven different wounds sustained in 1918.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Sullivan Family papers are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African American military personnel  Search this
Portraits  Search this
World War, 1914-1918 -- African Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
The Sullivan Family papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Savina Martin, Dominga Martin and Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-035, Item ACMA PH2005.7002.046
See more items in:
Sullivan family papers
Sullivan family papers / Series 3: Photographs / Theodore M. Sullivan
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa750f7e284-af07-410b-a06d-d0b0b71a6988
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-035-ref609

Theodore Milton Sullivan posing in his army uniform

Collection Creator:
Sullivan family  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , black and white, 4.875 x 3.625 in.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Boston (Mass.)
United States
Date:
circa 1918
Scope and Contents:
Theodore M. Sullivan began his family's military tradition by enlisting in the military on March 28, 1917, during World War I. Sullivan served in the 372nd Infantry Regiment, Company L, Sixth Infantry of Massachusetts. His military records indicates that he was involved in the Battle at Verdun, France before being honorably discharged at the end of the conflict. In the early 1930s Theodore was awarded the Purple Heart by United States Secretary of War George Dern for eleven different wounds sustained in 1918.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Sullivan Family papers are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African American military personnel  Search this
World War, 1914-1918 -- African Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
The Sullivan Family papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Savina Martin, Dominga Martin and Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-035, Item ACMA PH2005.7002.045
See more items in:
Sullivan family papers
Sullivan family papers / Series 3: Photographs / Theodore M. Sullivan
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7e3ebd061-9f23-47ca-b6f5-a19bcb079172
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-035-ref613

Group of World War I soldiers at Kittery Junction Station

Collection Creator:
Sullivan family  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , gelatin silver, 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Maine
United States
Date:
circa 1918
Scope and Contents:
Theodore M. Sullivan (third from left) began his family's military tradition by enlisting in the military on March 28, 1917, during World War I. Sullivan served in the 372nd Infantry Regiment, Company L, Sixth Infantry of Massachusetts. His military record indicates that he was involved in the Battle at Verdun, France before being honorably discharged at the end of the conflict. In the early 1930s Theodore was awarded the Purple Heart by United States Secretary of War George Dern for eleven different wounds sustained in 1918.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Sullivan Family papers are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African American military personnel  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Railroad stations  Search this
World War, 1914-1918 -- African Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
The Sullivan Family papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Savina Martin, Dominga Martin and Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-035, Item ACMA PH2005.7002.062
See more items in:
Sullivan family papers
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa738dc8734-448b-4871-b5e9-aa2194738b10
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-035-ref656

Group of World War I soldiers and railroad employees at Kittery Junction Station

Collection Creator:
Sullivan family  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , gelatin silver, 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches.)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
Maine
United States
Date:
circa 1918
Scope and Contents:
Theodore M. Sullivan (third from left) began his family's military tradition by enlisting in the military on March 28, 1917, during World War I. Sullivan served in the 372nd Infantry Regiment, Company L, Sixth Infantry of Massachusetts. His military record indicates that he was involved in the Battle at Vedun, France before being honorably discharged at the end of the conflict. In the early 1930s Theodore was awarded the Purple Heart by United States Secretary of War George Dern for eleven different wounds sustained in 1918.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Sullivan Family papers are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African American military personnel  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Railroad stations  Search this
World War, 1914-1918 -- African Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
The Sullivan Family papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Savina Martin, Dominga Martin and Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-035, Item ACMA PH2005.7002.063
See more items in:
Sullivan family papers
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa781999ebe-174a-4d74-b019-ea630313e024
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-035-ref657

Enlistment record for Theodore Milton Sullivan, World War I

Creator:
United States. Army  Search this
Collection Creator:
Sullivan family  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Certificates
Place:
Boston (Mass.)
Date:
1917 March 28
Scope and Contents:
Almost a century ago, Theodore M. Sullivan enlisted in the U.S. army to fight in World War I. His Enlistment Record lists his character as "excellent," and indicates that he was involved in the Battle at Verdun, France.
General:
Honorable Discharge certificate located on verso of enlistment record.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Sullivan Family papers are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African American military personnel  Search this
Recruiting and enlistment  Search this
World War, 1914-1918 -- African Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
Certificates
Collection Citation:
The Sullivan Family papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Savina Martin, Dominga Martin and Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-035, Item ACMA PH2005.7002.067
See more items in:
Sullivan family papers
Sullivan family papers / Series 1: Biographical Files
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7ff22eaba-b05b-408e-91ce-47e213e94abe
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-035-ref658
Online Media:

Certificate from The commonwealth of Massachusetts to Theodore Milton Sullivan

Creator:
United States. Army  Search this
Collection Creator:
Sullivan family  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Certificates
Place:
Boston (Mass.)
Date:
1919 May 16
Scope and Contents:
Theodore M. Sullivan began his family's military tradition by enlisting in the military on March 28, 1917, during World War I. Sullivan served in the 372nd Infantry Regiment, Company L, Sixth Infantry of Massachusetts. This certificate indicates that he was involved in the Battle at Verdun, France before being honorably discharged at the end of the conflict. In the early 1930s Theodore was awarded the Purple Heart by United States Secretary of War George Dern for eleven different wounds sustained in 1918.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Sullivan Family papers are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African American military personnel  Search this
World War, 1914-1918 -- African Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
Certificates
Collection Citation:
The Sullivan Family papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Savina Martin, Dominga Martin and Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-035, Item ACMA PH2005.7002.066
See more items in:
Sullivan family papers
Sullivan family papers / Series 1: Biographical Files
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa76b244556-c8ea-43c5-99d4-3cf2c5a789c3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-035-ref659

First Lt. Raymond Campbell [photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Campbell, Raymond, 1st Lt.  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:
July 3, October 18 [ca. 1940]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 48734
Caption on negative: "48734 1st Lt. Raymond Campbell 2 8x10 reg. 2 in frame" Profile portrait of man in military uniform. "July 3" and "Oct 11" without year written on original envelope. In original envelope "Defender Safety Base" edge imprint.
General:
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:
African American military personnel  Search this
Uniforms, Military -- 20th century.  Search this
Genre/Form:
Portraits -- Men
Photographs -- 1930-1950 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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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: C - Czerwenka
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep83b92b8eb-4208-4ee8-8656-b542447b65ff
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref11019

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 military personnel  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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8294da8a7-b841-483d-96c2-f743b1edfa73
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 military personnel  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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep89c06c800-e440-49d0-bc73-946c297a06e3
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 military personnel  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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e8b483cd-6a39-4b24-b4c5-cd1e83f68194
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref25229

Miss Lewis Johnson [group portrait] [photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Creator:
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Johnson, Lewis, Miss  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
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans -- 1930-1950
Date:
December 24, July 15
[ca. 1930]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 48002
Caption on negative: "48002 Miss Lewis Johnson 1-8x10 reg." Men, women, and young girl in semi-formal dress, one man in naval uniform. "Dec.24" and "July 15" without year on original envelope. Retouching on faces. "Eastman-Safety-Kodak" edge imprint.
General:
Box 618.004.065
Original catalog statement identified subject as Miss Lewis Griffin.
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:
Weddings -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
African American weddings  Search this
Portraits, Group -- 1930-1940 -- Washington (D.C.).  Search this
Evening dress  Search this
African American military personnel  Search this
Uniforms, Military -- 20th century.  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1920-1940 -- 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: J - Juvanovech
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep87850dcca-2dac-472d-942b-76294312ef27
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref37462

Miss Lewis Johnson [cutting cake]. [Black-and-white photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Johnson, Lewis, Miss  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
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans -- 1930-1950
Date:
December 24, July 15
[ca. 1940s.]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 48002
Caption on negative: "48002 Miss Lewis Johnson 2-8x10 reg." Bride and groom cutting wedding cake, groom in naval uniform. "Dec. 24" and "July 15" without year on original envelope. "Defender Safety Base" edge imprint.
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:
Weddings -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
African American weddings  Search this
Portraits, Group -- 1930-1950 -- Washington (D.C.).  Search this
Evening dress  Search this
Brides  Search this
African American military personnel  Search this
Uniforms, Military -- 20th century.  Search this
Formal table settings  Search this
Cake  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1920-1940 -- 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: J - Juvanovech
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep873ebb367-da46-4dda-8392-4852c85f6c21
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref37466

Miss Carolyn Johnson [#2 of 3] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Creator:
Agfa (Firm)  Search this
Names:
Johnson, Carolyn  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
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans -- 1930-1950
Date:
March 16
[ca. 1940]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 48191
Caption on negative: "48191 Miss Carolyn Johnson's Wedding 5 8x10 reg. " Portrait of bride and groom, groom in military dress. "Mar. 16" without year written on original envelope. Retouching on faces. "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:
African American military personnel  Search this
Uniforms, Military -- 20th century.  Search this
Portraits, Group -- 1930-1950 -- Washington (D.C.).  Search this
Weddings -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
African American weddings  Search this
Brides  Search this
Genre/Form:
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: J - Juvanovech
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d21f8cbb-a7a3-4f9d-9553-d6ffea95e715
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref37474

[Miss Carolyn Johnson Wedding Party] [no. 3 of 3] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Agfa (Firm)  Search this
Names:
Johnson, Carolyn  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
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
March 16
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 48191
Bride and groom with wedding party of 3 people. Probably Agfa film.
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:
African American weddings  Search this
African American military personnel  Search this
Weddings -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Portraits, Group -- 1930-1950 -- 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 4.5: 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: J - Juvanovech
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep89c7bb597-8d1b-4d89-b47f-0740b8459a53
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref37478

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 military personnel  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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8ae03a5cc-8853-482d-aa44-bdf766c6997f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref49558

First Lt. Melville Moman [photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Moman, Melville, 1st Lt.  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:
July 9, July 24
[ca. 1940]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 48766
Caption on negative: "48766 1st Lt. Melville Moman 3 8x10 reg." Portrait of man in military uniform. "July 9" and "July 24" without year written on original envelope. In original envelope. "Defender Safety Base" edge imprint.
General:
Box 618.004.069
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:
African American military personnel  Search this
Uniforms, Military -- 20th century.  Search this
Genre/Form:
Portraits -- 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: M - Mysich
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a3088da6-eea9-4131-8274-fe3f010a289a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref49562

Lt. John Walker [#1 of 2] [photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Walker, John, Lt.  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
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans -- 1930-1950
Date:
October 4
[ca. 1940]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 49100
Subject/Sitter: wedding
Caption on negative: "49100 Lt. John Walker 6 8x10 reg.2 sq " Man and woman, woman wearing veil, man in military uniform. "Glossy Ready Man" and "Oct. 4" without year written on original envelope. Retouching on faces. "Defender Safety Base" edge imprint.
General:
Box 618.004.106
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:
African American military personnel  Search this
Uniforms, Military -- 20th century.  Search this
Portraits, Group -- 1930-1950 -- Washington (D.C.).  Search this
Weddings -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
African American weddings  Search this
Brides  Search this
Genre/Form:
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: W - Wynter
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b7725823-f382-48fe-b77e-4435b0128bbc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-05-ref72037

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