African American female workers at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, with stacks of currency : paper photoprint

images for African American female workers at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, with stacks of currency : paper photoprint
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Reproduction photograph of this image exhibited in "The Scurlock Studio and Black Washington: Picturing the Promise," NMAAHC Gallery, NMAH, January 30 - November 15, 2009; image reproduced in exhibit's companion book.
Summary
One of the two women in the foreground may be Margaret Barge, a Scurlock cousin (note from Sandi Brewster-walker, 9 June 2009).
Cite as
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic
Women laborers
Women employees
United States--Officials and employees
Money
African American women
Portraits, Group
Printing
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
photographer
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Subject
Barge, Margaret
United States Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Physical description
Silver gelatin on paper, 8" x 10"
1 item
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Black-and-white photoprints (Series 1), Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994
1940
1940-1950
Place
Washington (D.C.)
Type
Photographs
Local number
Box 59 (also called box 1.2.A12)
2008-2168 (SI Neg. No.)
618ns0227887-01jp.tif (AC Scan No.)
Culture
African Americans Washington (D.C.)