Frenchie's Bar: 1940

Frenchie's Bar: 1940

Frenchie's Bar, 1940. A cross roads store, bar, juke joint, and gas station in the cotton plantation area, Melrose, Louisiana. Lots of great advertising signs including beer, whiskey and soda pop. Marion Post Wolcott, photographer. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection. Historical photos provided by LOC. Original Medium: color slide.