Childen's Matinee Show

Description:

Photograph of many children standing outside the Strand Theatre on 104 South Fredonia Street in Longview, Texas, as noted on the back of the photograph. The children are at the theater for a Saturday matinee show. There are three bicycles parked outside the theater, and a sign to the left of the photograph that reads, "KING SIGNS." One of the children is holding crutches.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Creation Date: 1930~  
Partner(s):
Longview Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 55
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1930~
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1930~  
Description:

Photograph of many children standing outside the Strand Theatre on 104 South Fredonia Street in Longview, Texas, as noted on the back of the photograph. The children are at the theater for a Saturday matinee show. There are three bicycles parked outside the theater, and a sign to the left of the photograph that reads, "KING SIGNS." One of the children is holding crutches.

Note:

Full note on the back of the photograph: "3. Strand 104 S Fredonia, Early '30's Kid's Matinee."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 7 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): theaters | Strand Theatre | matinees | streets | Fredonia Street
Partner:
Longview Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: GC0018
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth191179
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image