[Crowd in front of the StrandTheater]

Description

Photograph of a crowd of people outside the front doors of the Strand Theatre in the 500 block of Procter. The marquee says "John Barrymore-Dolores Costello and George O'Hara in The Screen Classic 'The Sea Beast.'" In the foreground, there is a row of cars.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 24 x 18 cm., on mat 28 x 22 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1926.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2009 and was provided by Port Arthur Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 156 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of a crowd of people outside the front doors of the Strand Theatre in the 500 block of Procter. The marquee says "John Barrymore-Dolores Costello and George O'Hara in The Screen Classic 'The Sea Beast.'" In the foreground, there is a row of cars.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 24 x 18 cm., on mat 28 x 22 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

Photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. These more than 5,000 items give a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerlee Foundation.

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  • 1926

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  • Feb. 20, 2010, 6:28 p.m.

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  • Dec. 16, 2011, 2:28 p.m.

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[Crowd in front of the StrandTheater], photograph, 1926; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth79190/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Port Arthur Public Library.