Drawing Room Theatre

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00086
Title: Drawing Room Theatre
Additional Title: 17th St. West Side ab. Chestnut Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

An amateurs'  Drawing Room Theatre opened in this building on 17th Street above Chestnut  in 1865.  A sign on the side of the building displays the words : Frank P. Mellon, Hay, Straw & Oats.  A horse-drawn cart is being loaded with large bales from a loading dock high up just below the roof line.

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