Verticals Along West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee

Postmarked March 24, 1948

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“From the Lincoln Memorial Bridge near the Lakefront, Wisconsin Avenue extends westward through downtown Milwaukee, over the massive viaduct and finally to the beautiful residential district, a distance of more than six miles.”

 

Postcard part of the Theatre Talks Collection, please ask permission to copy and/or use.
At least give credit to source. We know that some people will not honor this but it would be nice if they did.

Cezar Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, a three-volume history of borough theatres. The first two chosen 2010 OUTSTANDING BOOK OF THE YEAR by the Theatre Historical Society. Final volume published in September 2014.

He is available for theatre talks and walks in 2015: historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.

Now selling “vintage” on Etsy.

Manring Theater Cumberland Avenue and 21st Street, Middlesboro, KY 40965

manringFrom back of postcard:

“Located at the western end of Cumberland Gap where Virginia, Tennessee and Kentucky meet, and a national park is being established here. This view is looking east, with the Pinnacle Mountain in the distance.”

1956 Double Feature:

Teen Age Rebel

“A grown-up picture for grown-up emotions!  ”

Stagecoach to Fury

 

Postcard is part of the Theatre Talks Collection, please ask permission to copy and/or use.
At least give credit to source. We know that some people will not honor this but it would be nice of they did.

 

Cezar Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, a three-volume history of borough theatres. The first two chosen 2010 OUTSTANDING BOOK OF THE YEAR by the Theatre Historical Society.  Final volume published in September 2014.

He is available for theatre talks and walks in 2015: historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.

Now selling “vintage” on Etsy.

 

Theatre District, Vancouver, Canada

“Night Scene of Vancouver, B.C. , Canada”–1955

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From back of postcard:
“Looking north from Robson, showing a portion of the theatre district. Vancouver is known for its high concentration of neon in the downtown area.”

At the Vogue: Above Us The Waves

 

Postcard is part of the Theatre Talks Collection, please ask permission to copy and/or use.
At least give credit to source. We know that some people will not honor this but it would be nice of they did.

 

Cezar Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, a three-volume history of borough theatres. The first two chosen 2010 OUTSTANDING BOOK OF THE YEAR by the Theatre Historical Society.  Final volume published in September 2014.

He is available for theatre talks and walks in 2015: historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.

Now selling “vintage” on Etsy.

Chicago Theatre, 175 N State St, Chicago, IL 60601

For October, we will be celebrating Halloween, 2014 with classic (and not so classic) horror movies playing the local movie house.

Rosemary’s Baby at the Chicago Theatre, “what a cute little devil.”

 

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Chicago Theatre

Postcard from the Theatre Talks Collection, please ask permission to copy and/or use. At least give credit to source. We know that some people will not honor this but it would be nice if they did.

 

Cezar Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, a three-volume history of borough theatres. The first two chosen 2010 OUTSTANDING BOOK OF THE YEAR by the Theatre Historical Society.  Final volume published in September 2014.

He is available for theatre talks and walks in 2015: historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.

Paramount Theatre 257 East Flagler Street, Miami, FL

For October, we will be celebrating Halloween, 2014 with classic (and not so classic) horror movies playing the local movie house.

Terror and excitement take over Miami as giant ants invade East Flagler Street!

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“This city is under martial law until we annihilate THEM!”

Paramount Theatre

Postcard from the Theatre Talks Collection, please ask permission to copy and/or use. At least give credit to source. We know that some people will not honor this but it would be nice if they did.

 

Cezar Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, a three-volume history of borough theatres. The first two chosen 2010 OUTSTANDING BOOK OF THE YEAR by the Theatre Historical Society Final volume published in September 2014.

He is available for theatre talks and walks in 2015: historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.

Paramount Theatre 1114 Main Street, Kansas City, MO

For October, we will be celebrating  Halloween, 2014 with classic (and not so classic) horror movies playing the local movie house.

For Kansas City, it is the beginning of the end, as giant grasshoppers invade Main Street!

 

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Beginning of the End”  distributed in the United States as part of a pre-packaged double feature with “The Unearthly.”

 

Postcard from the Theatre Talks Collection, please ask permission to copy and/or use. At least give credit to source. We know that some people will not honor this but it would be nice if they did.

 

Cezar Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, a three-volume history of borough theatres. The first two chosen 2010 OUTSTANDING BOOK OF THE YEAR by the Theatre Historical Society Final volume published in September 2014.

He is available for theatre talks and walks in 2015: historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.

 

Heilig Theater Willamette Street at East 6th Avenue, Eugene, OR

For October, we will be celebrating  Halloween, 2014 with classic (and not so classic) horror movies playing the local movie house.

In Eugene Oregon, Blood of the Vampire next to the sign of the beast (666). A coincidence?

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Heilig Theatre

 

Postcard from the Theatre Talks Collection, please ask permission to copy and/or use. At least give credit to source. We know that some people will not honor this but it would be nice if they did.

 

Cezar Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, a three-volume history of borough theatres. The first two chosen 2010 OUTSTANDING BOOK OF THE YEAR by the Theatre Historical SocietyFinal volume published in September 2014.

He is available for theatre talks and walks in 2015: historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.

 

 

 

Palace Theatre, 80 Hanover Street, Manchester, NH 03101

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Postmarked January 18, 1917

Palace Theatre

 

Postcard from the Theatre Talks Collection, please ask permission to copy and/or use. At least give credit to source. We know that some people will not honor this but it would be nice if they did.

Cezar Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, chosen 2010 Best Book of the Year by the Theatre Historical Society.

He is available for theatre talks and walking tours in 2014–2015, historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.

Kino International, Karl-Marx Allee 33 10178 Berlin, Germany

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Listed as Protected Historic Monument

Lonely Planet ranks the Kino “#410 of 816 things to do in Berlin” and “#95 of 766 entertainment in Germany.”

Klub International at Kino International

 

Postcard from the Theatre Talks Collection, please ask permission to copy and/or use. At least give credit to source. We know that some people will not honor this but it would be nice if they did.

Cezar Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, chosen 2010 Best Book of the Year by the Theatre Historical Society.

He is available for theatre talks and walking tours in 2014–2015, historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.

 

 

Allen Theatre, Notre Dame de Grace, Montreal

Currently searching for information on this theatre.

 

Allen

 

Postcard is part of the Theatre Talks Collection, please ask permission to copy and/or use.
At least give credit to source. We know that some people will not honor this but it would be nice of they did.

Cezar Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, chosen 2010 Best Book of the Year by the Theatre Historical Society.

He is available for theatre talks and walks in 2014-15, historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.