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Sidney Poitier at Industrial Bank [of Washington], May 1964 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

@ Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)


Scan too dark: re-scan.Good; slight discoloration, slight warping, fingerprints.Bank employeesActorsSidney Poitier standing with Bank President Doyle Mitchell and a woman, looking at a framed painting of the Bank's founder and Doyle's father, Jesse H. Mitchell. Plaque under the picture reads, "Jesse H. Mitchell / First President of Industrial Bank of Washington, Aug. 20.1934 to Dec.14.1954 / Chairman of Board of Directors Dec.14 1954 to Mar.5.1955". Ink on negative: "#4" and "2 - 8x10 Glossy". Ink on envelope: caption and "#4 - 2 [permits?] #6 - " #3 - 25 " #5 - 3" #2 - 3" #1 -5 [permits?]". "ANSCO SAFETY FILM 5" edge imprint. Retouching on arms, hands and faces with New Coccine. No Scurlock number.Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American HistorySmithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment
Silver Gelatin On Cellulose Acetate Film Sheet1 Item, 4&Quot; X 5
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1960 1970
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