Historic Markers Across Georgia



Frazier's Café Society



Marker ID:  
Location: at 880 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd in the West End district of Atlanta, GA.
County: Fulton
Coordinates: N 33° 45.277    W 084° 24.989
  33.75461666    -84.41648333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WM7WAF
Frazier's Café Society Marker  



Text:

Evelyn Jones Frazier, a pioneer west side businesswomen and her husband Luther opened Frazier´s café Society here in 1946. Their restaurant was one of Atlanta´s most popular for over 30 years. Its banquet room hosted many fundraiser and meetings for local civic and political activists. The banquet room was dubbed "The Grathan Jackson Room" in honor of the well-known musician. A talented keyboardist and accordion player, Jackson performed for President Franklin Roosevelt and led a band called the Seminole Syncopators.



 
Food for Life Supreme, formerly The Frazier's Café
Frazier's Café Society

Notes:

The Frazier's Café Society is now Food for Life Supreme

Seminole Syncopators

 

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