Home Economics Contest at Howard University, April 1960 cellulose acetate photonegative

Summary
Four women each sit at a table laid with a meal. Another four women stand one beside each table. The seated women have a pen and paper, presumably for reporting on the prepared meals in the contest. There is a framed painting of a landscape on the wall. Ink on negative: "2". Ink on envelope: caption and "c/o Baker Pub. Relations". "KODAK -- SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Retouching on faces and arms with New Coccine. No Scurlock number.
Cite as
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Date
1960
April 1960
1960-1970
photographers
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
film manufacturer
Eastman Kodak Company
Subject
Joseph Baker Associates
Howard University
Place
Washington (D.C.)
Physical description
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
Local number
Box 618.04.100
AC0618.004.0001474.tif (scan number)
Topic
Home economics
Cookery
Dinners and dining
Food
Contests
African American women
African Americans
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source
Archives Center - NMAH