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Criterion Theatre
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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This theater was razed in 1941 and replaced with an office building.
Exterior view of the Criterion Theatre, located at 642 S. Grand Avenue in Los Angeles. A very large wreath hangs above the marquee which reads, "Greetings from Joan Crawford." The theater advertises Joan Crawford in "Paid", the most amazing role of her career.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box
Crawford, Joan,--1908-1977--Portraits
Criterion Theatre (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Motion picture theaters--California--Los Angeles
Marquees--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Stores & shops--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Grand Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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