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The Strand Theater

The Strand Theater | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Elevated view of the Strand Theater located at 16 East Mifflin Street near the corner of Wisconsin Avenue. The marquee reads "Babe Ruth and Anna Q. Nilsson, Babe Comes Home." To the left of the theater is an building with an awning that reads: "Collyer Pharmacy." Buildings on the right of the theater have signs that read: "G.R. Kinney Co. Inc. Largest Shoe Retailers," "Hughes Womens Wear," "Buehler Bros. Meats." A street sign reads: "WISCONSIN U S 151."
DESCRIPTION
Elevated view of the Strand Theater located at 16 East Mifflin Street near the corner of Wisconsin Avenue. The marquee reads "Babe Ruth and Anna Q. Nilsson, Babe Comes Home." To the left of the theater is an building with an awning that reads: "Collyer Pharmacy." Buildings on the right of the theater have signs that read: "G.R. Kinney Co. Inc. Largest Shoe Retailers," "Hughes Womens Wear," "Buehler Bros. Meats." A street sign reads: "WISCONSIN U S 151."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:3138
Creation Date:August 11 1927
Creator Name:Diemer, Melvin E.
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Melvin E. Diemer collection, circa 1910-1955
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:(D487)6773
Original Dimensions:8 x 10 inches
SUBJECTS
Facades
Theaters
Meat industry
Central business districts
Cities and towns
Land use, Urban
Outdoor photography
Clothing trade
Drugstores
Shoe stores
Storefronts
Marquees
Signs and signboards
Streets
Sidewalks
Automobiles
Automobile parking
Street signs

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