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Title [Palace Theater]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date ca. 1910-1915
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W photo. Diagonal front and side view of the Palace Theatre on Craig Avenue in Tottenville, Staten Island. The theater is a two-story buildings with square towers on the right and left. The front of the building is draped with American flag bunting. Four men, two women, a boy, and a young child stand in front of the building; there is also an infant in a wicker baby carriage. There is a sign on the sidewalk at right, with inscription at top: "MATINEE TODAY." There are two handwritten inscriptions on the reverse of the photo: "Palace Theatre / Tottenville. N.Y." and "Publ. by Mr. J. Moritz."
(Keywords: New York City, Early Twentieth Century)
Print size 5 x 7
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Earliest Date 1910
Latest Date 1915
Subjects Theaters
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 86.047.0001
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 2017.
Legal Status Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.