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Creators:
Byrd, Charlene Hodges, 1929-2009
Dates:
circa 1750-2009
bulk 1880-1960
Size:
43 Linear feet (35 document boxes and 39 oversize boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.2010.26
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Charlene Hodges Byrd collection measures 43 linear feet, and dates from circa 1750-2009, with the bulk of the material dating from 1880-1960. The collection documents the personal life and professional career of Charlene Hodges Byrd, an African American teacher from Washington, D.C., along with material for several related families from Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. Family members prominently represented include Sarah A. Shimm, teacher and essayist under the name Faith Lichen; her daughters Erminie F. Shimm and Grace E. Shimm Cummings, both teachers; and Byrd's mother, Joyce Ethel Cummings Hodges, also a teacher. Correspondence and writings chiefly discuss family life, religion, race, education, and the relationship with Frederick Douglass and his family. The collection is arranged in 10 series: Biographical Material, Correspondence, Writings, Subject Files, Financial and Legal Records, Printed Material, Volumes, Memorabilia, Textiles, and Photographs.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Ansco (film manufacturer)
Dates:
[undated]
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 4" x 5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Exterior view across a lawn. No ink on negative. Ink on outer envelope: "New Howard U Scenes". "ANSCO SAFETY FILM 11" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.

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Creators:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
April 9, 1939
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (3-1/4" x 4-1/4".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.06
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Reception at Howard University. Ms. Anderson is shown in profile, wearing a fur. A man stands beside her, and a female figure with bare shoulders is in the foreground, hiding the face of the man. No ink on negative edge. No manufacturer's mark on film edge.

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Creators:
Burn, Farrar, 1888-1974
Burn, June, 1893-1969
Dates:
1920-1921
Size:
12 glass plate negatives
13 copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.131
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection includes negatives from June and Farrar Burn's time in Gambell, St. Lawrence Island, Alaska between 1920 and 1921. The Burns were granted teaching appointments from the Bureau of Education in the Alaska School Service and assigned to Gambell where they lived for a year, working closely with the Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) community there.

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Creators:
Office of War Information. (Washington, D.C.)
United States. Office of War Information
Martin, David Stone
Dates:
1942
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/8 size; Multi-color, 28 x 18 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Dates:
1935 April 12
[1935]
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.12
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
Oct. 1947
1947
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.06
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
January 1964
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 4" x 5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Posed group of men and women in two rows, the first row is seated whilst the back row stands. They are dressed in choir robes. Behind them is a set of steps, a platform and a wall with a painting of a book on it. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: caption and "2 of ea glossy". "KODAK - SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint.

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Creators:
Office of War Information. (Washington, D.C.)
Martin, David Stone
United States. Office of War Information
Dates:
1942
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (Full size; Multi-color, 101.5 x 71 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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