Centro Social Mexicano Music and Community Events : Photo Album
The Centro Social Mexicano on Ingham Avenue in Lackawanna, New York was constructed to provide a venue for Mexican cultural events as there was a fairly large Mexican population in Western New York. The center was built in 1940s and later became a permanent club in 1947. They used this venue to celebrate national holidays and community festivities. There was also a women's club called Club Latino Norteamericano de Mujeres. The club closed down due to low membership because of local job loss and forced relocation.
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