|New York, NY: Harlem Opera House|
Country: United States of America
State: New York
City: New York
Location: 207 West 125th Street
Built 1888 by John B. McElfatrick for Oscar Hammerstein I. Later renamed "Keith & Proctor's Harlem Opera House". Used as a vaudeville theatre. 1922 purchased by Frank Schiffman and Leo Brecher. Used for jazz concerts and as a cinema. 1540 seats. Demolished (in the 1960s?).
Front Text: inscription: "Harlem Opera House"|
Reverse Text: "Harlem Opera House, New York City, 1903"
Publisher: Museum of the City of New York; "On Stage"; Pomegranate, Rohnert Park CA
Type: card from a postcard book
|Permanent link: http://www.andreas-praefcke.de/carthalia/id/1526|