Bartender

Description
Bartender Wanda Lohman, known as "Miss Wanda," worked at Tootsie's Orchid Lounge from 1960 to 1984. The walls of Tootsie's became a kind of community scrapbook. Tootsie, like her patrons, was a fan of country music. She collected autographs, posters, record albums, and photographs. Patrons, family, and friends contributed their comments and added photos.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph
negative
1974
print
2003
maker
Horenstein, Henry
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 16 in x 20 in; 40.64 cm x 50.8 cm
Place Made
United States: Tennessee, Nashville-Davidson
Associated Place
United States: Tennessee, Nashville-Davidson, Tootsies Orchid Lounge
ID Number
2003.0169.107
catalog number
2003.0169.107
accession number
2003.0169
subject
Photography
Art
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Cultures & Communities
Family & Social Life
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Culture and the Arts: Photographic History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Horenstein, Henry

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