DANCE FLOOR DEMOCRACY: The Social Geography of Memory at the Hollywood Canteen
Open from 1942 until 1945, the Hollywood Canteen was the most famous of the patriotic home front nightclubs where civilian hostesses jitterbugged with enlisted men of the Allied Nations. Here Tucker explores how jitterbugging swing culture has come to represent the war in U.S. national memory. Photos.
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