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Title
St. Francis Moving Picture Theatre.
Creator
Dobbin, Hamilton Henry, 1856-1930
Date Created and/or Issued
1917
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
V1p431c -- v2p210e
In PHOTO ALBUM-VAULT: ** fc917.9461 A3, Vol. I, page 431 bottom, Vol II, page 210 bottom.
These photographs are contained in one of two volumes by Dobbin titled "Album of San Francisco."
"Text written to right of photo in Volume I: "St. Francis Moving Picture Theatre located south side Geary Street west of Powell Street 1917." Text written underneath photo in Volume II: "[G]eary Street west of Powell St. [extreme left of caption missing]"
Photos show a crowd gathered under the marquee of the Theatre St. Francis, where Pauline Frederick in "Ashes of Embers" is playing. Bouquets of flowers are evident, indicating that this may be a premiere of some sort. The two photos view the scene from two different angles.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
2 photoprints ; 4 1/4 x 6 5/8 in. or smaller.
Identifier
(C)001381162CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVV-4421
Subject
Theaters--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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