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Dottie and Lottie. Who do you think I met in 4th Avenue this afternoon, Lottie, Billy Bun my old boyfriend ...

Dottie and Lottie. Who do you think I met in 4th Avenue this afternoon...

Preparatory sketches for "Dottie and Lottie." Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

View of Madison Theatre and Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Mich.

View of Madison Theatre and Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Mich.

Title from jacket. Grand Circus Park; "Fatty Arbuckle" on theater marquee. Possibly part of a panorama; negative D41-48 may be the right section. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of ... more

Majestic Theatre, Detroit, Mich.

Majestic Theatre, Detroit, Mich.

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. X 305. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Princess Theatre

Princess Theatre

Title from jacket. Possibly Detroit, Michigan. Detroit Publishing Co. no. X 304. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Uncle Josh at the moving picture show /

Uncle Josh at the moving picture show /

"Here we present a side-splitter. Uncle Josh occupies a box at a vaudeville theatre, and a moving picture show is going on. First there appears upon the screen a dancer. Uncle Josh jumps to the stage and endeav... more

Takoma, Washington. Old movie theatre

Takoma, Washington. Old movie theatre

Photograph shows four men standing at the entrance of movie theater; signage in background "Edison's moving pictures, Entertainment for ladies and children"; man on far right points to sign "Moving pictures - A... more

If you expect to rate as a gentleman, you will not expectorate on the floor

If you expect to rate as a gentleman, you will not expectorate on the ...

Paper print made from lantern slide used as announcemenet in motion picture theaters. Text appears with a border design. "No. B 17." Copyright claimant: Electro Mechanical Co., Cleveland, Ohio. Title from item.

Those coming in late may remain to the next performance / D'Artois & Cie.

Those coming in late may remain to the next performance / D'Artois & C...

Paper print made from lantern slide used as announcemenet in motion picture theaters. Text appears with an Art Nouveau design. "No. A 12." Copyright claimant: Electro Mechanical Co., Cleveland, Ohio. Title and ... more

Films changed / D'Artois & Cie.

Films changed / D'Artois & Cie.

Paper print made from lantern slide used as announcemenet in motion picture theaters. Text appears with an Art Nouveau design. "No. A 14." Copyright claimant: The Electro Mechanical Co., Cleveland, Ohio. Title ... more

Good night / D'Artois.

Good night / D'Artois.

Paper print made from lantern slide used as announcemenet in motion picture theaters. Text appears with an Art Nouveau design. "No. A 16." Copyright claimant: Electro Mechanical Co., Cleveland, Ohio. Title and ... more

Pictures changed / D'Artois.

Pictures changed / D'Artois.

Paper print made from lantern slide used as announcemenet in motion picture theaters. Text appears with an Art Nouveau design. "No. B 14." Copyright claimant: The Electro Mechanical Co., Cleveland, Ohio. Title from item.

Adjusting film. Show will continue in a few minutes

Adjusting film. Show will continue in a few minutes

Paper print made from lantern slide used as announcement in motion picture theaters. Text appears with an Art Nouveau design. "No. A 11." Copyright claimant: The Electro Mechanical Co., Cleveland, Ohio. Title a... more

Call again. Always something new / D'Artois.

Call again. Always something new / D'Artois.

Paper print made from lantern slide used as announcemenet in motion picture theaters. Text appears with an Art Nouveau design showing donkey and words "Maud, her stall." "No. A 15" and "23." Copyright claimant:... more

Good night / D'Artois.

Good night / D'Artois.

Paper print made from lantern slide used as announcemenet in motion picture theaters. Text appears with an Art Nouveau design. "No. B 16." Copyright claimant: The Electro Mechanical Co., Cleveland, Ohio. Title from item.

Adjusting film. Show will continue in a few minutes

Adjusting film. Show will continue in a few minutes

Paper print made from lantern slide used as announcemenet in motion picture theaters. Text appears with photo of girl hammering at a film projector. "No. C 6." Copyright claimant: The Electro Mechanical Co., Cl... more

Gentlemen will please remove their hats and kindly refrain from smoking / D'Artois & Cie.

Gentlemen will please remove their hats and kindly refrain from smokin...

Paper print made from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Text appears with an Art Nouveau design. "No. A 13." Copyright claimant: Electro Mechanical Co., Cleveland, Ohio. Title and o... more

[Entrances of moving picture theaters, (Chicago?), no. 2, unidentified]

[Entrances of moving picture theaters, (Chicago?), no. 2, unidentified...

Halftone reproduction of photograph. Copyright by Decorators' Supply Co.

[Entrances of moving picture theaters, (Chicago?), no. 7, Sheldon Theatre]

[Entrances of moving picture theaters, (Chicago?), no. 7, Sheldon Thea...

Halftone reproduction of photograph. Copyright by Decorators' Supply Co.

[Entrances of moving picture theaters, (Chicago?), no. 11, Normal Theatre]

[Entrances of moving picture theaters, (Chicago?), no. 11, Normal Thea...

Halftone reproduction of photograph. Copyright by Decorators' Supply Co.

[Entrances of moving picture theaters, no. 10, Normal Theatre, 6850 Halstead Street, Chicago--interior]

[Entrances of moving picture theaters, no. 10, Normal Theatre, 6850 Ha...

Halftone reproduction of photograph. Copyright by Decorators' Supply Co.

[Entrances of moving picture theaters, (Chicago?), no. 12, facade]

[Entrances of moving picture theaters, (Chicago?), no. 12, facade]

Halftone reproduction of photograph. Copyright by Decorators' Supply Co.

In an alley back of a moving picture theatre on First Street. Children were hanging about the "stage" entrance--"peeking in." Photo taken at 10:30 P.M. Little tot on right said was 5 years old. Location: Troy, New York (State)

In an alley back of a moving picture theatre on First Street. Children...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Miscellaneous. Hine no. 1300. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Where some of the newsboy's money goes. Location: Wilmington, Delaware

Where some of the newsboy's money goes. Location: Wilmington, Delaware

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Street trades. Hine no. 1545. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Madison Theatre, office building, David Whitney Building, and street by Grand Circus Park, Detroit

Madison Theatre, office building, David Whitney Building, and street b...

Title devised by cataloger. Photograph of a photographic print. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Harry Silverstein, Newsboy, 703 W. 6th St., 7 years old. Sells papers, (selling 3 months average earnings 25 cents per week). Father working Morocco Mills, earns $18 weekly. Boy's earnings not needed at home. Don't smoke. Visits saloons. Works 8 hours per day. Edward F. Brown, Investigator. Location: Wilmington, Delaware Photo by Lewis W. Hine

Harry Silverstein, Newsboy, 703 W. 6th St., 7 years old. Sells papers,...

In album: Street trades. Title from NCLC caption card for Hine no. 1546. Hine no. 1547. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General info... more

Harry Silverstein, Newsboy, 703 W. 6th St., 7 years old. Sells papers, (selling 3 months average earnings 25 cents per week). Father working Morocco Mills, earns $18 weekly. Boy's earnings not needed at home. Don't smoke. Visits saloons. Works 8 hours per day. Edward F. Brown, Investigator. Location: Wilmington, Delaware Photo by Lewis W. Hine

Harry Silverstein, Newsboy, 703 W. 6th St., 7 years old. Sells papers,...

Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Street trades. Hine no. 1546. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about the ... more

Lubins Building and business district

Lubins Building and business district

Photograph shows carts, wagons, and streetcars near the Lubins Theater in Baltimore, Maryland.

Welcome

Welcome

Photo shows a woman with open arms who appears to be rising from an opening tulip flower. Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humor... more

Change of song to-morrow

Change of song to-morrow

Photo shows a woman playing a musical instrument while a man admires her. Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograph, ... more

Madam, how would you like to sit behind the hat you are wearing

Madam, how would you like to sit behind the hat you are wearing

Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograph, and the whole shown in a fancy carved frame. J170034 U.S. Copyright Office... more

Ladies and children are cordially invited to this theatre. No offensive pictures are ever shown here

Ladies and children are cordially invited to this theatre. No offensiv...

Photo shows song birds and roses. Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograph, and the whole shown in a fancy carved fr... more

Ladies kindly remove your hats

Ladies kindly remove your hats

Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograph, and the whole shown in a fancy carved frame. J170054 U.S. Copyright Office... more

3 minutes intermission while changing pictures

3 minutes intermission while changing pictures

Photo shows woman pointing at pocket watch dial. Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograph, and the whole shown in a ... more

Kindly remain seated

Kindly remain seated

Photo shows children at beach. Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograph, and the whole shown in a fancy carved frame... more

Don't forget your umbrella or other parcels

Don't forget your umbrella or other parcels

Photo shows a woman holding an umbrella while crossing a wet street. Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograph, and t... more

Please applaud with hands only

Please applaud with hands only

Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograph, and the whole shown in a fancy carved frame.

If annoyed when here, please tell the management

If annoyed when here, please tell the management

Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograph, and the whole shown in a fancy carved frame.

Loud talking or whistling not allowed

Loud talking or whistling not allowed

Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograph, and the whole shown in a fancy carved frame. J170028 U.S. Copyright Office... more

Advertise your business on this screen and get results. See the manager

Advertise your business on this screen and get results. See the manage...

Photo shows a cow and pansy flowers. Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograph, and the whole shown in a fancy carved... more

Intermission

Intermission

Photo shows two cats on top of a barrel. Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograph, and the whole shown in a fancy ca... more

Good night

Good night

Photo shows a woman yawning in her night clothes while holding a lit candle. Positive paper print from lantern slide used in motion picture theaters as announcement. Each text superimposed on humorous photograp... more

Theatre at 226 West 42nd St., New York, N.Y. photograph by Underwood & Underwood

Theatre at 226 West 42nd St., New York, N.Y. photograph by Underwood &...

Construction work at a narrow lot in New York City, with a sign, "Main entrance to the Photo Drama Theatre DeLuxe, now being constructed..." 1215G U.S. Copyright Office. Item from the George Kleine papers. Unpr... more

Birth place of telephone, 109 Court St., Boston, Mass ..

Birth place of telephone, 109 Court St., Boston, Mass ..

Probably related to negatives D420-2578 to D420-2611. Title continues: On the top floor of this building in 1875, Professor Bell carried on his experiments and first succeeded in transmitting speech by electric... more

Sidney [...], West Va. theater

Sidney [...], West Va. theater

Photograph showing a movie theater playing The Crucible of Life; men are gathered in front of the theater viewing a captured German machine gun and another piece of equipment; signs on the theater display anti-... more

Sidney [...], West Va. theater

Sidney [...], West Va. theater

Photograph showing a movie theater playing The Crucible of Life; men are gathered in front of the theater viewing a captured German machine gun and another piece of equipment; signs on the theater display anti-... more

A narcotic quality pervades the warm, fetid air

A narcotic quality pervades the warm, fetid air

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1934:0068). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Majestic Movies" by Harrison Rhodes, Harper's magazine, 138:191 (Jan. 1919).

[Trans-Lux Theater, 58th St. and Madison Ave., New York City; side view of exterior]

[Trans-Lux Theater, 58th St. and Madison Ave., New York City; side vie...

No. JO 8759 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Trans-Lux Movies Corp.

[Inset billboard at corner of Trans-lux Theatre, 58th St., and Madison Ave., New York City]

[Inset billboard at corner of Trans-lux Theatre, 58th St., and Madison...

J0 8761 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Trans-Lux Movies Corporation, New York City.

[Design proposal for the Puck Theater (New York City). Perspective]

[Design proposal for the Puck Theater (New York City). Perspective]

Perspective drawing for a motion picture theater; rejected design for the Elgin Theater built at corner of Eighth Ave. and 19th St., New York City.

[Design proposal for the Puck Theater (New York City). Perspective]

[Design proposal for the Puck Theater (New York City). Perspective]

Perspective drawing for a motion picture theater built as the Elgin Theater, corner of Eighth Ave. and 19th St., New York City.

[Design proposal for a motion picture theater interior, possibly in New York City. Interior perspective view]

[Design proposal for a motion picture theater interior, possibly in Ne...

Perspective drawing for the interior of a motion picture theater. Formerly identified as a design for the Puck Theater in New York City.

Leland, Miss., in the Delta area. The Rex theatre for Negro people

Leland, Miss., in the Delta area. The Rex theatre for Negro people

Title from item. Address: 314 Broad Street, Leland, Mississippi. Corresponding negative no. LC-USF34-52508-D Forms part of: FSA/OWI Collection (Library of Congress). LOT 1642.