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Photograph by:
Steve Jackson Jr., 1923 - 1999  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Jimbo's Bop City, American, 1950 - 1965  Search this
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W (image): 7 1/2 × 9 7/16 in. (19.1 × 24 cm)
H x W (sheet): 7 15/16 × 9 15/16 in. (20.2 × 25.3 cm)
Place depicted:
Fillmore, San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
ca. 1952
This black and white photograph depicts three men and a woman seated around a table. The three men wear military uniforms. Two of the men have their arms around the woman who wears a light colored blouse. On the table in front of them is a sign with black lettering that reads "JIMBO/ BOP CITY." On the back of the photograph is a green sticker with handwritten text that reads "#22."
African American  Search this
Bebop (Music)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Military  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Mary E. Jackson, Posthumously and Linda A. Jackson
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
© Linda A. Jackson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture