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Hooley's Theatre
Hooley's Theatre
TitleHooley's Theatre
CreatorVandercook Co.
DescriptionCaption: "[Engraved for The Standard Guide Company.] Proscenium Boxes and Auditorium, Hooley's Theatre. [See ""Amusements."]". From text: "It is generally known as 'Hooley's Parlor Home of Comedy, ' and the title conveys a proper idea of the popular family resort. The seating capacity of the theatre is 1, 506; the stage is 42x62; proscenium opening, 33x34; height to 'gridiron, ' 62 feet. The theatre is also supplied with the latest patent smoke and fire escape and ventilator. The auditorium is furnished with 'Hooley's Opera Chair, ' and lighted throughout by the latest incandescent electric system."
Date1893
TypePhotographs
Identifierchicagomarvelous00flin_raw_0202.jp2
Source Pagehttp://www.archive.org/stream/chicagomarvelous00flin#page/n199/mode/2up
Link to the Full-Texthttp://hdl.handle.net/10111/UIUCOCA:chicagomarvelous00flin
Physical LocationUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Formatimage/jp2
Subject NameHooley's Theatre (Chicago, Ill.)
SubjectTheaters
Coverage-SpatialThe Loop (Chicago, Ill.)
Coverage-Temporal1890-1899
PublisherUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois at Chicago
RightsImages in this collection were digitized through the University of Illinois Library's participation in the Open Content Alliance and may be used freely. Attribution to the University of Illinois is appreciated. High-resolution images can be downloaded from the Internet Archive at www.archive.org. For further information, contact dcc@library.uiuc.edu.
Sub-CollectionInterior Scenes
Recreation
Book TitleChicago, the marvelous city of the West : a history, an encyclopedia, and a guide: 1893: illustrated
Author of the BookFlinn, John J. (John Joseph), 1851-1929
CollectionPicture Chicago
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