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Bartender and owner of a tavern on the South Side

Date April 1941
Location Chicago Illinois United States
Dimensions Image: 13 1/2 x 10 1/4 in. (34.3 x 26 cm)
Paper: 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm)
Print medium Photo-Gelatin silver

Bronzeville supported two kinds of taverns. One kind was a modest establishment attractive to quiet couples or groups lingering over after-work beers. The other appealed to the "sporting class," a louder, flashier crowd.

Credit line

Museum Purchase, 2003

Feedback Accession No. 114.2003