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Ace Sign Company Colored Must Sit in Balcony

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09779.05 Author/Creator: Ace Sign Company Place Written: Birmingham, Alabama Type: Adveritsement Date: 14 July 1931 Pagination: 1 sign; 11.9 x 27.5 cm.

Summary of Content: One sign dated July 14, 1931. Text says, "Colored Must Sit in Balcony." Printed by Ace Sign Company. According to text on item was likely hung in the Grand Theater in Birmingham, Alabama.

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Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Subjects: Race discriminationSegregationQuality of LifeJim Crow

Sub Era: The Great Depression

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