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Esquire Magazine Award, presented to Barney Bigard

Recipient:
Bigard, Barney  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 6 1/8 in x 6 1/8 in; 39.37 cm x 15.5575 cm x 15.5575 cm
Object Name:
award
Place made:
United States
Presentation date:
1946
Subject:
Jazz  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucille Levin
ID Number:
2011.0107.01
Accession number:
2011.0107
Catalog number:
2011.0107.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Jazz
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-a2d1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1406999
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Monterey Jazz Festival Badge

Referenced:
Carter, Benny  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in x 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 9.525 cm x 1.27 cm
overall: 5/8 in x 3 3/4 in x 3 7/16 in; 1.5875 cm x 9.525 cm x 8.73125 cm
Object Name:
badge
Date made:
1984
Credit Line:
Gift of Hilma Carter
ID Number:
2007.0013.08
Accession number:
2007.0013
Catalog number:
2007.0013.08
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Jazz
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-4adf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1317658
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Esquire Magazine Award, presented to Duke Ellington

Recipient:
Ellington, Duke  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 6 1/8 in x 6 1/8 in; 39.37 cm x 15.5575 cm x 15.5575 cm
Object Name:
award
Place made:
United States
Presentation date:
1946
ID Number:
1989.0369.112
Accession number:
1989.0369
Catalog number:
1989.0369.112
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Jazz
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-88e9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1281357
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Esquire Magazine Award, presented to Duke Ellington

Recipient:
Ellington, Duke  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 3/4 in x 6 1/8 in x 6 1/8 in; 40.005 cm x 15.5575 cm x 15.5575 cm
Object Name:
award
Place made:
United States
Presentation date:
1946
ID Number:
1989.0369.344
Accession number:
1989.0369
Catalog number:
1989.0369.344
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Jazz
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-c576-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1296499
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A Nocturne

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 18 1/8 in; 43.18 cm x 46.0375 cm
image: 9 1/2 in x 12 1/8 in; 24.13 cm x 30.7975 cm
Object Name:
carbon print
Subject:
Women  Search this
Musicians  Search this
ID Number:
PG.003905A
Accession number:
108650
Catalog number:
3905A
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Music & Musical Instruments
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4e722c8aa-86e2-4f08-be35-63b77bbfce7d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2003491

La Malade Imaginaire

Maker:
Polak, Richard  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 40.3 cm x 30.4 cm; 15 7/8 in x 11 31/32 in
image: 22.8 cm x 16.7 cm; 8 31/32 in x 6 9/16 in
Object Name:
platinum print
photograph
Place made:
Netherlands: South Holland, Rotterdam
Date made:
1914
Subject:
Men  Search this
Women  Search this
ID Number:
PG.003557
Accession number:
67997
Catalog number:
3557
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Music & Musical Instruments
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4817060db-4584-46f3-b5b9-7d09ec515c24
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2003368

A Pretty Little Song

Maker:
Polak, Richard  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 40.3 cm x 30.4 cm; 15 7/8 in x 11 31/32 in
image: 22.8 cm x 16.7 cm; 8 31/32 in x 6 9/16 in
Object Name:
platinum print
photograph
Place made:
Netherlands: South Holland, Rotterdam
Date made:
1915
Subject:
Girls  Search this
ID Number:
PG.003559
Accession number:
67997
Catalog number:
3559
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Music & Musical Instruments
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng40a0e9da2-32bd-4a54-b86a-bb78bf03d495
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2003370

Photographs from Life in Old Dutch Costume

Maker:
Polak, Richard  Search this
The Franz Hanfstaengl Publishing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
fabric (cover material)
cardboard (cover material)
Measurements:
page: 50 cm x 36.5 cm; 19 11/16 in x 14 3/8 in
overall: 51 cm x 17.5 cm x 4.6 cm; 20 3/32 in x 6 7/8 in x 1 13/16 in
Object Name:
portfolio
photogravure
Place made:
Germany: Bavaria, Munich
Date made:
1923
Subject:
Cats  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Men  Search this
Women  Search this
Girls  Search this
ID Number:
PG.003670A
Catalog number:
3670.A
Accession number:
70925
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Music & Musical Instruments
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4a97fd06d-f7da-45d0-8abe-dbe87702093e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2003377

Exhibition Records, 1970-2012

Creator:
Renwick Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Moran, Thomas 1837-1926  Search this
Renwick Gallery Grand Salon  Search this
United States Department of the Interior  Search this
Design Is . . . (Exhibition) (1973-1975: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Glass of Frederick Carder (Exhibition) (1972-1974: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Sculpture of Franz Barwig (Exhibition) (1972: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Brazilian Baroque: Decorative and Religious Objects of the 17th and 18th Centuries (Exhibition) (1972-1973: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Objects for Preparing Food (Exhibition) (1973: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
American Coverlets (Exhibition) (1973: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Paintings from Pakistan (Exhibition) (1974: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Santos: Popular Forms of Faith in Latin America (Exhibition) (1974: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
200 Years of Royal Copenhagen Porcelain (Exhibition) (1974: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Goldsmith: Jewelry and Other Objects by Contemporary Artist-Craftsmen of North America (Exhibition) (1974: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Pueblo Pottery: Zuni and Acoma Designs from the Smithsonian Collections (Exhibition) (1972: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Man Made Mobile: The Western Saddle (Exhibition) (1974-1976: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Designs of Raymond Loewy (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Four Continents (Exhibition) (1972: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
American Architecture: Photos by Frank Roos (Exhibition) (1972: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Selections from the Index of American Design (Exhibition) (1972-1974: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Jack Lenor Larsen Retrospective (Exhibition) (1972: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Avant-Garde in Theatre and Art: French Playbills of the 1890s (Exhibition) (1972: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Harmonious Craft: American Musical Instruments (Exhibition) (1978-1979: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Form and Fire: Natzler Ceramics, 1939-1972 (Exhibition) (1973: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Arts and Crafts Movement in America, 1876-1916 (Exhibition) (1973: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
American Glass Now (Exhibition) (1973: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Shaker: Furniture and Objects from the Faith and Edward Deming Andrews Collections Commemorating the Bicentenary of the American Shakers (Exhibition) (1973-1974: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Contemporary Nigerian Art: Craftsmen from Oshogbo (Exhibition) (1974: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Woodenworks: Furniture Objects by Five Contemporary Craftsmen (Exhibition) (1972: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Boxes and Bowls: Decorated Containers by Nineteenth Century Haida, Tlinget, Bella Bella, and Tsimshian Indian Artists (Exhibition) (1973-1975: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scandinavian Modern: 1880-1980 (Exhibition) (1983: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Georg Jensen, Silversmithy: 77 Artists, 75 Years (Exhibition) (1980: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Clay for Walls: Surface Reliefs by American Artists (Exhibition) (1983-1984: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Swedish Touch (Exhibition) (1972: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
A Modern Consciousness: D. J. DePree and Florence Knoll (Exhibition) (1975: Washington D.C.)  Search this
Contemporary Textile Art from Austria (Exhibition) (1974-1975: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Contemporary Paintings from India (Exhibition) (1973: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Craft Multiples (Exhibition) (1975-1976: Washington D.C.)  Search this
Celebration: A World of Art and Ritual (Exhibition) (1982-1983: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Signs of Life: Symbols in the American City (Exhibition) (1976: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Americas: The Decorative Arts in Latin America in the Era of the Revolution (Exhibition) (1976-1977: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Figure and Fantasy (Exhibition) (1974-1975: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Murals in the Round: Painted Tipis of the Kiowa and Kiowa-Apache Indians (Exhibition) (1977-1978: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Woven and Graphic Art of Anni Albers (Exhibition) (1985-1986: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
American Art Deco (Exhibition) (1987: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Exhibition catalogs
Brochures
Newspapers
Floor plans
Drawings
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Color negatives
Color transparencies
Date:
1970
1970-2012
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Special events  Search this
Loans  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 20-047
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years. until Jan-01-2028; Transferring office; 7/12/2010 memorandum, Toda to Robinson; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1970-2012 [Renwick Gallery]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_399122

Charles Tignor Duncan [as a young boy : acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Howard University  Search this
Duncan, Charles Tignor, 1925-2004  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (item. Accompanying print catalogued separately)
Container:
Box 3
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
[1937]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 30889
The young boy wears knickerbockers, is shown standing, full length, holding a violin. Ink on negative edge: "30889 Charles Tignor 3-8x10 reg". The subject , son of Todd Duncan, singer and voice teacher, was Dean of Howard University Law School, 1974-1977. He also contributed to a brief submitted in the case of Brown v. Board of Eduction and served as corporation counsel for the District of Columbia from 1966-70. Defender Safety Base.
General:
From negative Box D.
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:
Children  Search this
Portraits -- African American children  Search this
Musicians -- 1930-1940  Search this
Violin  Search this
Musical instruments -- 1930-1940  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- 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 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref104
Online Media:

[Robert Taylor holding horn and tambourine, with female partner] [acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Names:
Taylor, Robert, (Vaudeville performer)  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 4
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- 1930-1950 -- Photographs
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 18668
Taylor seems to be wearing blackface, as in other images from this series. Ink on negative edge: "18668 Robert Taylor 4 B & W." No manufacturer's mark on film edge. #91 on original envelope.
General:
From negative Box B.
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:
Musical instruments -- 1930-1940  Search this
Vaudeville -- 1930-1940  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Portraits -- Men -- 1930-1940  Search this
Blackface entertainers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- 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 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref128
Online Media:

[Military band] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10".)
Container:
Box 63
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
No ink on negative. Group portrait of a military band with Christmas tree in the background. Red coloring added to some musicians' faces to decrease contrast in final print. "KODAK - SAFETY - FILM 61" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
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:
Christmas trees  Search this
Christmas  Search this
Portraits, Group -- African Americans  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Bands (Music)  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Musical instruments  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 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref2076
Online Media:

[American Legion band] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
American Legion  Search this
James E. Walker band  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10".)
Container:
Box 63
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
1939
Scope and Contents:
Text on bass drum: "James E. Walker / Post 26 / Dept. Dis. of Col. / American Legion." "Scurlock, Photo" inscribed on negative, lower left. Group portrait of James E. Walker American Legion Band outside "Science Hall". "DEFENDER SAFETY BASE" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
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:
Portraits, Group -- African Americans  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Bands (Music)  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Buildings -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- 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 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref2078
Online Media:

Band [1939] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
American Legion  Search this
James E. Walker band  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10".)
Container:
Box 63
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
1939
Scope and Contents:
Ink on negative: "Scurlock, photo" / "G James E. Walker post and banner / 1939". Group portrait of James E. Walker American Legion Band outside "Science Hall". "DEFENDER SAFETY BASE" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
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:
Portraits, Group -- African Americans  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Bands (Music)  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Buildings -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- 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 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref2082
Online Media:

[Man playing mandolin] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 5" X 7".)
Container:
Box 70
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Portraits
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
No ink on negative. No Scurlock number. Young man playing a mandolin. "EASTMAN - SAFETY - KODAK 64" edge imprint.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Musical instruments  Search this
Stringed instruments  Search this
Mandolin  Search this
Genre/Form:
Portraits -- African American men
Photographs -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref2227
Online Media:

[Baptism ceremony, probably at Griffith Stadium, ca. 1930-1950 : cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Agfa (film manufactuer)  Search this
Names:
Griffith Stadium (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 3.5" x 4.5".)
Container:
Box 98
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
ca. 1930-1950
Scope and Contents:
Group of baptismal candidates singing whilst a band seated to the left play musical instruments. In front of them stands a man in a white suit on a platform with two microphones, labelled 'AAT' and 'WJSV'. No ink on negative. "5 AGFA SUPERPAN PRESS" edge imprint.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Radio broadcasting  Search this
Baptism -- 1930-1950  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Singing  Search this
Microphones  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
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 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref3153
Online Media:

Met[ropolitan] A.M.E. rededication service, May 1950 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Names:
Metropolitan A.M.E. Church (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 4" x 5".)
Container:
Box 100
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
May 1950
Scope and Contents:
Posed group of men and women standing near organ pipes in church. A clergyman stands with them. No ink on negative. No edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
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:
African American churches  Search this
Church buildings -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
African American clergy  Search this
Organ (Musical instrument)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1950-1960 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref3227
Online Media:

Band [1938] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Names:
Sepia Syncopaters  Search this
Smith, Colonel  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10".)
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
1938
Scope and Contents:
Ink on negative: "G Sepia Syncopaters Mr. Smith. 1938". Group portrait of band Sepia Syncopaters (9 men in tuxedos) with their instruments (no aaccordion in this view). No edge imprint.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Bands (Music)  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Portraits, Group -- African Americans  Search this
Evening dress  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- 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 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives / Band
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref5129

Indian street musician and child at Hong Kong. 4326 Interpositive

Topic:
CHINA TOUR - Hong Kong
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
China
Hong Kong (China)
India
Local Numbers:
RSN 26404
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.49 [98].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Children -- China  Search this
Musical instruments -- China  Search this
Portraits -- China  Search this
Streets -- China  Search this
Violins -- China  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 26388-26492
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref24163

[Children playing in home setting.] 6926 interpositive

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Local Numbers:
RSN 27055
General:
[Narrative] on envelope.
Currently stored in box 3.2.53 [59], moved from [122].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Children  Search this
Dogs  Search this
Dwellings  Search this
Games  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Violin  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 27015-27118
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref24814

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