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A cross roads store, bar, “juke joint,” and gas station in the cotton plantation area, Melrose, La. (LOC)

A cross roads store, bar,

Wolcott, Marion Post,, 1910-1990,, photographer.

A cross roads store, bar, "juke joint," and gas station in the cotton plantation area, Melrose, La.

1940 June

1 slide : color.

Notes:
Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.
Photograph shows Sign on left building: Frenchies Beer Garden; above porch: Frenchies Bar.
Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944.

Subjects:
Bars
Beverages
Advertisements
Automobile service stations
United States–Louisiana–Melrose

Format: Slides–Color

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Part Of: Farm Security Administration – Office of War Information Collection 11671-7 (DLC) 93845501

General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsac.1a34361

Call Number: LC-USF35-113

Posted by The Library of Congress on 2008-01-08 21:14:14

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