The Exhibit of American Negroes
WORLD'S FAIR, PARIS 1900
Introduction The Georgia Negro Black Colleges Black Life and Culture Black Literature

Black Life and Culture
Businesses Homes Churches

Businesses, Organizations, and Occupations

Photographs of businesses, organizations, occupations, and people were included in The Exhibit of American Negroes. Their purpose was to demonstrate the emergence of a skilled black middle class, as well as to show a number of the industries and businesses in which blacks were involved.

Businesses

Empire Steam Laundry

For more images of black businesses and organizations, click here.

 


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