Leipzig: Capitol

Country: Germany (Deutschland)
State: Sachsen
City: Leipzig
Location: Messehaus Petershof, Petersstraße 20

"Messehaus Petershof" complex built 1927-1929 by A. Liebig. Cinema "Capitol" opened 1929. From Sep 1944 to April 1945, home to the Gewandhaus-Orchester. Cinema closed 2003. Building demolished 2004 (with the facade remaining).

Links: www.leipzig-lexikon.de, Wikipedia

[Leipzig: Capitol] Front Text: inscriptions: "Messehaus Petershof", "Filmbühne", "Capitol"
Reverse Text: "Messestadt Leipzig, Messehaus Petershof"
Publisher: Blitz-Verlag, Leipzig
Type: Real Photo
Size: Classic
Sent: from Leipzig to Berlin, 1956

Permanent link: http://www.andreas-praefcke.de/carthalia/id/1968