Benedict's Restaurant, ca. 1924

Title

Benedict's Restaurant, ca. 1924

Description

Interior of Jennie Benedict’s popular restaurant and confectionary at 554 South 4th Street. Benedict renovated the building in 1911 to include modern equipment, tile floor, and a beamed ceiling—all for the cost of $800,000. In addition to running her restaurant, she also helped found the Business Women’s Club and used her invaluable expertise to run the club’s lunchroom.

Source

R. G. Potter Collection
Archives & Special Collections
University of Louisville

Date

ca. 1924

Rights

R. G. Potter Collection
Archives & Special Collections
University of Louisville

Type

Still Image

Identifier

ULPA P_03242

Files

Benedict's restaurant_RG Potter_UofL.tif

Citation

“Benedict's Restaurant, ca. 1924,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed April 11, 2021, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/1065.