Trans. Status:

Segregated Entrance to Doctors' Office

ID Number: 1979.325.4143
Title: Segregated Entrance to Doctors' Office
Title Type: assigned
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: gelatin silver prints
later prints
Collection Type: Photography
Artist/Maker: Charles L. Franck Photographers (photographer) -- More information
Miner, Nancy Ewing (photographic printmaker) -- More information
Date: Original image created 12 April 1951. Later print created between 1979 and 1983
Process/Technique: gelatin silver process
Object Description View of signage indicating racially segregated entrances to Dr. Bruce A Frederick's chiropractic office and Dr. Alvin F. Hindelang's optometry office at 335 - 337 Opelousas Street in Algiers Point. The medical offices adjoined La Rocca's Drug Store at the corner of Opelousas Avenue and Teche Street in Algiers Point. See also image 1979.325.1691.
Label Text: LDL: Charles L. Franck and Franck-Bertacci Photograph Collections 2007-09-12
View of the outside corner of the offices of Dr. Bruce A. Frederick, Chiropractor, and Dr. Alvin F. Hindelang, Optometrist, showing the entrance for colored people and whites.
Extent: 1 item
Copyright Info.: The Historic New Orleans Collection
Preferred Citation: Charles L. Franck Studio Collection at The Historic New Orleans Collection
Acq. Credit Line: The Charles L. Franck Studio Collection at The Historic New Orleans Collection
Collection Theme(s): Social History
Race Laws
Subjects: Segregation -- Louisiana -- History.
Frederick, Bruce A, Dr., d. 2001 -- More information
Hindelang, Alvin F, Dr., 1925-2013 -- More information
Algiers Point (New Orleans, La.)
Medical offices
Other Number: photographer's index number B-1795
Louisiana Digital Library cf004143
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Date: 1950s
Medium: Safety film negative

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