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Houdini Seance The Official Program October 31st 2016 Oriental Theater Collectibles:Fantasy, Mythical & Magic:Magic:Magician Memorabilia, Ephemera www.webrummage.com $9.99

Houdini Seance The Official Program October 31st 2016 Oriental Theater Collectibles:Fantasy, Mythical & Magic:Magic:Magician Memorabilia, Ephemera www.webrummage.com $9.99

– CHICAGO – RANDOLPH STREET – ORIENTAL THEATER – OLD HEIDELBERG WHEN ALLGAUERS – RIGHT EDGE VAUGHN SEEDS – 1958

– CHICAGO – RANDOLPH STREET – ORIENTAL THEATER – OLD HEIDELBERG WHEN ALLGAUERS – RIGHT EDGE VAUGHN SEEDS – 1958

Oriental Theater, Milwaukee, 1929. “This crowd lined up on Oct. 16, 1929 to see The Greene Murder Case, a well-reviewed mystery starring William Powell, Jean Arthur and Florence Eldridge … Designed by local architects Gustav Dick and Alex Bauer, this $1.5 million escape from mundane cares offered the theatergoer an incredible, dreamy pastiche of Moorish, Byzantine and East Indian themes.”

Oriental Theater, Milwaukee, 1929. “This crowd lined up on Oct. 16, 1929 to see The Greene Murder Case, a well-reviewed mystery starring William Powell, Jean Arthur and Florence Eldridge … Designed by local architects Gustav Dick and Alex Bauer, this $1.5 million escape from mundane cares offered the theatergoer an incredible, dreamy pastiche of Moorish, Byzantine and East Indian themes.”

– CHICAGO – RANDOLPH STREET – ORIENTAL THEATER – OLD HEIDELBERG WHEN ALLGAUERS – RIGHT EDGE VAUGHN SEEDS – 1958

– CHICAGO – RANDOLPH STREET – ORIENTAL THEATER – OLD HEIDELBERG WHEN ALLGAUERS – RIGHT EDGE VAUGHN SEEDS – 1958

Oriental Theater... - Land mark Denver Colorado

Oriental Theater... - Land mark Denver Colorado

vertical sign, Oriental Theatre (1926), 24 West Randolph Street, Chicago.   3,250-seat movie theater designed for Balaban & Katz chain by Chicago architects Cornelius W. and George L. Rapp • unusual for its day, Asian interior "hasheesh dream decor" mixes influences & elements from India, Indonesia & Tibet • built on site of "fireproof" 1903 Iroquois Theatre, 1903 Iroquois Theater fire deadliest single-building and theater fire in US history • at least 605 dead, mostly women and children

vertical sign, Oriental Theatre (1926), 24 West Randolph Street, Chicago. 3,250-seat movie theater designed for Balaban & Katz chain by Chicago architects Cornelius W. and George L. Rapp • unusual for its day, Asian interior "hasheesh dream decor" mixes influences & elements from India, Indonesia & Tibet • built on site of "fireproof" 1903 Iroquois Theatre, 1903 Iroquois Theater fire deadliest single-building and theater fire in US history • at least 605 dead, mostly women and children

Chicago Oriental Theatre...one of the most extravagant theatres....absolutely gorgeous!

Chicago Oriental Theatre...one of the most extravagant theatres....absolutely gorgeous!

Oriental Theater | Wisconsin Travel Guide

Oriental Theater | Wisconsin Travel Guide