Bradley University Peoria Historical Society Image Collection (Bradley University)
  Skip to content  collection home browse advanced search preferences my favorites help   
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
 
Zoom in Zoom out Pan left Pan right Pan up Pan down Maximum resolution Fit in window Fit to width Rotate left Rotate right Hide/show thumbnail
Site of Star Theater in Peoria, Illinois.
Site of Star Theater in Peoria, Illinois.
TitleSite of Star Theater in Peoria, Illinois.
SubjectTheaters
Awnings
Canopies
Advertisements
Electric lines
Restaurants
Architectural elements
Architectural decorations & ornaments
DescriptionBelow Western Ave on Adams St, there was the Star Theater operated by Harry Metcalf. It was on the ground floor of the old Miner's Hall. Pictured is JT Johnson's Hall, Peoria Coal Drill Works, and the South Side Restaurant and Pool Room. On the side of the building is an advertisement for the Star 5 cent theater, Uneeda Biscuits, and Gold Dust. There is an electric power line in front of the building. This image can be found in Ray Brian's Pictorial History of Peoria Amusements, Book One.
CreatorRay Brian
PublisherBradley University Library
DateCa. 1910
TypeImage
Format35mm slide
SourceImage PHS-P68 in the Peoria Historical Society Image Collection, Bradley University Library, Special Collections Center
RightsThis resource is provided for educational purposes only. Copyright to these images is held by the Peoria Historical Society or other persons/entities; images may not be downloaded, reproduced, or distributed in any format without written permission. Any attempt to download, copy in any manner, and/or circumvent the access controls placed on these files is a violation of United States and international copyright laws and is subject to criminal prosecution. For more information, contact the Special Collections Center of the Bradley University Library (309) 677-2822 frey@bradley.edu.
CollectionPeoria Historical Society Image Collection (Bradley University)
IdentifierPHS-P0068
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next