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    • Lansing - Theaters on Washington Avenue

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1910-1920 showing Washington Avenue, with the Vaudette and Orpheum Theaters on the left, in Lansing, Michigan.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Vaudette Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); Orpheum Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); Washington Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); street scenes; theaters; carriages and coaches; automobiles; people
    • Grand Rapids - "Ramona Pavilion by Night, Grand Rapids, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1910-1912 of the Ramona Theater Pavilion in Ramona Park, East Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Pavilion was a popular entertainment venue along Reed Lake; built in 1897, it was torn down in 1949.
    • Grand Rapids (Mich.); East Grand Rapids (Mich.); Kent County (Mich.); Ramona Theater Pavilion (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Ramona Park (Grand Rapids, Mich.); theaters; auditoriums; recreation; sports & recreation facilities; parks; postcards; night scenes
    • Grand Rapids - "Ramona Park Pavilion, Grand Rapids, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1910-1914 of the Ramona Theater Pavilion in Ramona Park, East Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Pavilion was a popular entertainment venue along Reed Lake; built in 1897, it was torn down in 1949.
    • Grand Rapids (Mich.); East Grand Rapids (Mich.); Kent County (Mich.); Ramona Theater Pavilion (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Ramona Park (Grand Rapids, Mich.); theaters; auditoriums; recreation; sports & recreation facilities; parks; postcards
    • Lansing - Washington Avenue sidewalk scene

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1960-1970 showing a sidewalk scene in front of the Michigan Theatre on Washington Avenue in Lansing, Michigan. The theater was built in 1921 as the Strand Theatre, then renovated in 1941 with a name change. It...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Washington Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan Theatre (Lansing, Mich.);Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); people; sidewalk scenes; automobiles; banks; theaters;...
    • Lansing - Michigan Avenue looking at State Capitol

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1910-1920 showing the view up Michigan Avenue towards the state capitol building from Washington Avenue in Lansing, Michigan. On the left is the Prudden Building (burned down in 1920), with the Bijou Theatre...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan State Capitol (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Bijou Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); Prudden Building (Lansing, Mich.); buildings; automobiles; capitol buildings; street scenes; theaters
    • Detroit - Old Opera House

    • Assessment sheet with accompanying slides for the Old Opera House, Campus Martius, Detroit, Michigan; 1964-1965.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); opera houses; buildings; theaters; storefronts; street scenes
    • Detroit - Fox Theater

    • Assessment sheet with accompanying slides for the Fox Theater building, 2211 Woodward Ave., Detroit, Michigan; 1966-1967.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); theaters; buildings; Fox Theater (Detroit, Mich.)
    • Detroit - Fox Theater

    • Assessment sheet with accompanying slides for the Fox Theater building, 2211 Woodward Ave., Detroit, Michigan; 1965-1966.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); buildings; theaters; Fox Theater (Detroit, Mich.)
    • Detroit - Woodward Avenue looking south

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1936 showing Woodward Avenue looking south from Winder Street in Detroit, Michigan. From 1934-1936 Woodward Avenue was widened, forcing the churches on this stretch to be moved and/or altered. The...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Fox Theater (Detroit, Mich.); David Broderick Tower (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Hotel Wolverine (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue Baptist Church (Detroit,...
    • Bellaire - Bel-Air Theatre

    • Black and white photograph from 1950 depicting the Bel-Air Theatre on N. Bridge Street, in Bellaire, Michigan. The movie poster indicates that Red Skelton's "The Yellow Cab Man" (1950) is showing at the theater.
    • Bellaire (Mich.); Antrim County (Mich.); Bridge Street (Bellaire, Mich.); Bel-air Theatre (Bellaire, Mich.); theaters; street scenes; people; automobiles;
    • Benton Harbor - "Open Air Theatre, House of David Park, Benton Harbor, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1935 depicting a performace in the open air theatre at the House of David park. The House of David was a religious colony which flourished in Benton Harbor between 1906 and the 1920's. In the 1920's, it broke apart due to...
    • Benton Harbor (Mich.); Berrien County (Mich.); House of David (Benton Harbor, Mich.); parks; theaters; recreation; postcards; people; sports & recreation facilities
    • Detroit - "Woodward Ave. North of Jefferson, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1906-1911 showing Woodward Avenue, looking north from just north of Jefferson Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. The tall building in the background on the west side of Woodward is the Majestic Building, built in 1896 by Daniel...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; Woodward Avenue; street scenes; buildings; theaters; stores; people; skyscrapers; streetcars; bicycles; postcards
    • Detroit - Fisher Building from Second Avenue

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1930-1940 of Second Avenue looking north towards West Grand Boulevard in Detroit, Michigan. At the end of the road is the Fisher Building, built in 1928 by Albert Kahn for the Fisher brothers, founders of...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Second Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); Fisher Building (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Place (Detroit, Mich.); skyscrapers; buildings; theaters; office buildings; automotive industry; automobile dealers; automobiles;...
    • Detroit - Cadillac Square looking south to Gayety Burlesque Theater

    • Black and white photograph from 1916 of Cadillac Square in the winter, looking south in Detroit, Michigan. On the right is the Gayety Burlesque Theater, which opened in 1912 and was closed and demolished in 1958.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Cadillac Square (Detroit, Mich.); Gayety Burlesque Theater (Detroit, Mich.); storefronts; street scenes; winter scenes; automobiles; theaters; tobacco stores; hardware stores; restaurants;
    • Detroit - Woodward Avenue looking south from Winder Street

    • Black and white photograph 1960 showing Woodward Avenue, looking south from Winder Street in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is St. John's Episcopal Church, dedicated in 1861, with both the David Broderick Tower (1928 - Louis Kamper) and Central...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); St. John's Episcopal Church (Detroit, Mich.); Fox Theater (Detroit, Mich.); David Broderick Tower (Detroit, Mich.); Kamper, Louis, 1861-1953; Central United Methodist Church (Detroit, Mich.); Smith, Hinchman...
    • Detroit - Night scene on Cadillac Square

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1910-1920 showing a night scene on Cadillac Square in Detroit, Michigan. On the right can be seen the sign for the Burns Hotel, built in 1905 at Cadillac Square and Bates Street, and bought out in 1917 to be...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Cadillac Square (Detroit, Mich.); Burns Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); buildings; hotels; theaters; night scenes; street scenes; streetcars; automobiles; restaurants
    • Jackson - "The Athenaeum"

    • Black and white image of the Athenaeum opera house in Jackson, Michigan. From the souvenir book "Views of Jackson and Vicinity."
    • Jackson (Mich.); Jackson County (Mich.); Athenaeum (Jackson, Mich.); opera houses; theaters;
    • Detroit - "Fisher Building, Detroit, Michigan"

    • Color postcard from 1938 of the Fisher Building, on West Grand Boulevard in Detroit, Michigan. The building was designed by Albert Kahn, and finished in 1928. It contains the Fisher Theater as well as shopping, as the Fisher brothers who...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Fisher Building (Detroit, Mich.); Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942; Grand Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); skyscrapers; buildings; theaters; night scenes; postcards
    • Lansing - Washington Avenue street scene

    • Black and white photograph from 1956 of storefronts along Washington Avenue in Lansing, Michigan. The Gladmer Theatre is down the block in this image.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Washington Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Gladmer Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); street scenes; storefronts; stores; drugstores; theaters; automobiles
    • Ypsilanti - Congress Street/Michigan Avenue

    • Black and white stereograph from approximately 1882 showing Michigan Avenue (also known as Congress Street) in Ypsilanti, Michigan. The Ypsilanti Opera House and the Hotel Hawkins are on the left. The Opera House was destroyed by a tornado in 1893...
    • Ypsilanti (Mich.); Washtenaw County (Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Ypsilanti, Mich.); Hotel Hawkins (Ypsilanti, Mich.); Ypsilanti Opera House (Ypsilanti, Mich.); opera houses; theaters; hotels; storefronts; street scenes; stereographs

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