And This is Maxwell Street


The place

Maxwell Street and Union Ave.

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This extraordinary photograph shows the 700 block of Maxwell St. and beyond from the corner of Maxwell and South Union Avenue looking west. The market in full bloom in 1964.


The project

The music

The musicians


Help preserve Maxwell Street Market

For more about Maxwell Street and the blues
see these links...

Read more about the blues...a blues bibliography


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