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Hitch Barber Shop
2013 Black History Month Virtual Exhibit
  • Reinette F. Jones, University of Kentucky
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John C. Wyatt Lexington Herald-Leader photographs.

Jouett (or Jewett)* Hitch, Pearl Porter and Edward Hitch, at the Paris, Kentucky barber shop Ed Hitch had operated for 40 years when this photo was taken in 1950. The barber shop at the time was located at 708 Main Street. 1950 September.

*The work order to take the image lists Mr. Hitch as "Jouett," but his listing in the 1950 Paris, Kentucky City Directory has him as "Jewett."

Image processed and enhanced by Jason Flahardy, University of Kentucky Libraries Special Collections.
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Citation Information
Reinette F. Jones. "Hitch Barber Shop" (2013)
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