[Coon Chicken Inn : Black-and-white photoprints on scrapbook page, 1929.]
Coon Chicken Inn
Sambo (Fictitious character)
Diamond Match Co
Silver gelatin on paper, mounted on paper scrapbook page
1 item, scrapbook page, 22-1/2 in. x 17-3/4 in.[incorrect]
5 photographs: 3 exterior views of the restaurant with automobiles parked around it, including 2 daylight views and 1 night view, a restaurant interior, and a restaurant delivery vehicle with the blackface image on the side. At the right is a document, a copy of an order for matchbooks, advertising the restaurant, to the Diamond Match Company.
Coon Chicken Inn Records and Graham Family Papers, circa 1913-1973, Archives Center, National Museum of American History