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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Defender (film manufacturer)
Dates:
1938
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., [8" x 10"].)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Posed group of men in three rows. The men on the first and second row wear athletics shorts and singlets with "R.F.C." and their number on it, with the exception of the men on either end of the second row. They and the third row are dressed in suits. The man in the center of the front row holds a basketball. Ink on negative: caption, "G R.F.C. Athl...

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Agfa (film manufacturer)
Dates:
1939
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., [8" x 10"].)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Group of men in black tie seated at dining tables set with food and drink. Banner strung across a window at the back of the room reads, "R.F.C. Athletic Club 1st Anniversary '38 '39". The walls are paintings with murals. Ink on negative: caption. "AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint.

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Creators:
Hoffman, David
Hoffman, David
Boaz, Joyce
Boaz, Joyce
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Dates:
Circa 1898
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 5.5" x 3.6")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0281
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The boxer smiles at a small man demonstrating boxing moves. They stand in front of a window with a "Pierce Bicycles" sign.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Agfa (film manufacturer)
Dates:
1943
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., [8" x 10"].)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Group of men seated at dining tables set with cutlery and glasses. Several men are standing against the back wall. The walls of the room are painted with murals. Ink on negative: caption and "Scurlock Photo". "AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint.

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Creators:
Clarence Brooks and Co.
Dates:
[1885?]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Paints
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Clarence Brooks and Co. calender featuring African-Americans playing baseball with caption, "Base-ball at Blackville--the "White Stockings" against the 'Black Legs' first blood for the 'Black Legs.'"

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
March 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 standing in rows on the exterior steps of the National Education Association building. The street address of "1201 Sixteenth Street" is engraved on a block by the steps. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: "25 - 11x14 1" border". "KODAK - - SAFETY - - FILM". Retouching on faces with New Coccine.

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Creators:
Williams, Franklin
Sioux City Ghosts
Dates:
1920s-1983
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0634
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A scrapbook and a photograph album detailing the day-to-day lives on the road of a barnstorming black softball team, five posters advertising appearances of the Ghosts, and a certificate. The scrapbook, kept by one of the players, Franklin Williams, contains his handwritten history of the team, a handwritten schedule, postcards from some of the cit...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1983
Level:
item
Size:
2 sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-002
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Narrator presents short historical and biographical profiles of outstanding Americans of negro origin: W.E.B. Du Bois, A. Philip Randolph, Ralph Johnson Bunche, Thurgood Marshall, William Henry Hastie, Mordecai Wyatt Johnson, Mary McLeod Bethune, Joe Louis, James Weldon Johnson, Richmond Barthe, and Paul Robeson. Quotes written by these outstanding...

Narration and music. Part of Portraits in Black: Outstanding Americans of Negro Origin Audiovisual Records. AV003484 and AV003508: same content but AV003484 has beeps throughout recording. Undated.

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Creators:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Dates:
circa 1937-1938
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Job Number: 30915

Ink on negative (unknown). Mr. Cecil Phillips dressed in boxing trunks and striking a pugilist's pose.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Ansco (film manufacturer)
Dates:
April 1964
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 5" x 4")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Man dressed in pants and "Howard" singlet posing with two trophies. One is a figure of a weight lifter on a column, the other is a cup on which is engraved, "1964... Collegiate... Lifter... -165". No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: caption, "7971-541" and "15 - 6 x 8 Glossy 3/4 length". "ANSCO -- SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint.

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