Harlem of the West

The San Francisco Fillmore Jazz Era

Fillmore Venues

Bird’s-eye view of Fillmore Street, looking south towards Post Street and Geary Street, late 1940s. The Fillmore Auditorium is on the right in the distance, with Temple Beth Israel next to it on the right. David Johnson

Aloha Club

Bal Masque Ballroom

The Big Glass Bar

The Birdcage

The Blue Mirror Cocktail Lounge

Booker T. Washington Hotel

Bop City

Both And Jazz Club

California Theater Club Restaurant

The Champagne Supper Club


Club Alabam

Club Flamingo

Dottie Ivory’s Stardust Club

Eamon’s Breakfast Club

Ellis Theater

Elsie’s Breakfast Nook

The Encore

The Favorite

Fillmore Auditorium

The Fillmore Theater

The Half Note

Harold Blackshear’s Café Society

The Havana Club

Jack’s Tavern

Jackson’s Nook

The Long Bar

Manor Plaza Hotel

Minnie's Can-Do

New Orleans Swing Club

The Plantation Club

Primalon Ballroom

The Sportsman's Inn

Texas Playhouse

Vout City