Chestnut Street Theatre

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00083
Title: Chestnut Street Theatre
Historic Street Address: 1211 Chestnut Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Halftone reproduction of the third Chestnut Street Theatre. It was built in 1862 and located at 1211 Chestnut Street, some seven blocks west of the two earlier Chestnut Street theatres. It enjoyed considerable success becoming a fashionable place to spend the evenings. It remained open for 50 years closing its doors for the last time in 1913. Not long afterwards the old building was demolished.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.160713
Geocode Latitude:39.950760

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.2
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler