Mercury Cafe

Material Information

Mercury Cafe
Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
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Physical Description:
1 photographic print ; 13 x 18 cm. (5 x 8 in.)


39.750783 x -104.985253


General Note:
View of the interior of the Mercury Cafeâ• ü, 2199 California Street, in the Five Points Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A boy sits at a counter in a swivel chair, and customers sit at long tables. Shows a waitress, open dessert rack, and track lighting. Posters and photographs decorate the walls. Marilyn Megenity opened the Mercury Cafeâ• ü in this building, the site of a former warehouse, in 1990. The cafe has been in twelve different locations since founded by Megenity in 1975. In addition to serving food, the cafe hosts concerts, poetry readings, dance classes, and community events.

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Auraria Library
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Auraria Library
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