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The bar at the Club Alabam, Los Angeles, ca. 1941-1945,

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Title:The bar at the Club Alabam, Los Angeles, ca. 1941-1945,
Date:1941-1945
Description:

Photograph of the bar at the Club Alabam, where bartenders are serving drinks to customers. Club Alabam opened in 1931 and was located next to the Dunbar Hotel at 4015 Central Avenue (later renumbered to 4215). The club featured black entertainment for integrated audiences and was one of numerous nightclubs and theaters that flourished on Central Avenue until the early 1950s. In the early 1930s, Club Alabam employed 100 African-Americans and had a weekly payroll of $1,500.

Local identification number: scl-m0476

Local identification number: scl-mss064-0476~1; scl-mss064-0476~2

Types:Photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Bars (Drinking establishments)--California--Los Angeles | Nightclubs--California--Los Angeles--1930-1940 | Central Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.) | United States, California, Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, 34.0522342, -118.2436849
Collection:Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection
Institution:University of Southern California Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern California. Library | Southern California Library for Social Studies and Research
Original Material:

scl-m0000

Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection, 1880-1986

University of Southern California. Libraries

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