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Photo, Print, Drawing AVALA, Yugoslav bar, South Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

About this Item

Title

  • AVALA, Yugoslav bar, South Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Names

  • March, Richard, 1946- (Collector)
  • Dovydenas, Jonas (Photographer)

Created / Published

  • Chicago, Illinois, 1977

Headings

  • -  Musicians
  • -  Bars (Drinking establishments)
  • -  Slavic Americans
  • -  Photographs
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  Illinois -- Chicago

Genre

  • Photographs
  • Ethnography

Notes

  • -  Online digital image numbers may be offset by 1 or 2 digits from the film negative frame numbers.
  • -  Film negative frame numbers, descriptions: 0-6a, performers at the Yugoslav bar called AVALA, a small neighborhood bar in South Chicago (just off the Skyway) with live entertainment, music currently popular in Yugoslavia; the clientele consists primarily of recent emigres from Yugoslavia, most of them Serbian, some here on temporary visas, but staying several years, while others hope to establish permanent residency in the US; the bar is located near the steel mills where many of the young men find work; 7, young men giving a toast; 10-35, the bar clientele; 24, fieldworkers Elena Bradunas and Greta Swenson

Medium

  • 35 mm black-and-white film negatives

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1981/004: b52863

Source Collection

  • Chicago Ethnic Arts Project collection (AFC 1981/004)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • image

IIIF Presentation Manifest

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Credit line: Chicago Ethnic Arts Project collection (AFC 1981/004), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Cite This Item

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Chicago citation style:

March, Richard, and Jonas Dovydenas. AVALA, Yugoslav bar, South Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. Chicago Illinois, 1977. Chicago, Illinois. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004.b52863/.

APA citation style:

March, R. & Dovydenas, J. (1977) AVALA, Yugoslav bar, South Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. Chicago Illinois, 1977. Chicago, Illinois. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004.b52863/.

MLA citation style:

March, Richard, and Jonas Dovydenas. AVALA, Yugoslav bar, South Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. Chicago, Illinois. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004.b52863/>.