Image ID
HB-07185
Headline
Entrance to Pump Room with employees
Date Depicted
November 12, 1942
Date Created
November 12, 1942
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-07185, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
5934
Max Pixels - Width
4591
KEYWORDS
club
Hedrich-Blessing
Chicago (Ill.)
African Americans
people
built environment
architecture
Ambassador East Hotel (Chicago, Ill.)
hotels
interior views
restaurants & bars
employees
servers
waitstaff
1991.505
buildings
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
Public Chicago Hotel (Chicago, Ill.)
Pump Room (Chicago, Ill.)
restaurants
bars
hb07185
entrance to pump room with employees

View of the entrance to the Pump Room restaurant, showing a server in a costume with a feather turban opening a door and a maître d'hôtel or host in a tuxedo holding a tray, at the Ambassador East Hotel (later known as Public Chicago Hotel) at 1301 North State Parkway, Chicago, Illinois, November 12, 1942. Photographed for the Ambassador East Hotel.

View of the entrance to the Pump Room restaurant, showing a server in a costume with a feather turban opening a door and a maître d'hôtel or host in a tuxedo holding a tray, at the Ambassador East Hotel (later known as Public Chicago Hotel) at 1301 North State Parkway, Chicago, Illinois, November 12, 1942. Photographed for the Ambassador East Hotel.