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Motion Picture Advertising Service Co., Inc., 2301 Tulane Avenue

 
ID Number: 1979.325.435
Title: Motion Picture Advertising Service Co., Inc., 2301 Tulane Avenue
Title Type: assigned
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: gelatin silver prints
later prints
Collection Type: Photography
Artist/Maker: Charles L. Franck Photographers (photographer) -- More information
Miner, Nancy Ewing (photographic printmaker) -- More information
Date: Original image created 18 January 1936. Later print created between 1979 and 1983
Process/Technique: gelatin silver process
Object Description Diagonal side and rear view of the Motion Picture Advertising Service Company, 2301 Tulane Avenue, as seen from the corner of S. Miro Street (at left) and Banks Street (foreground). The structure, which entended across an entire city block, was completed in 1925 for the Motion Picture Advertising Service Company, which used the building until 1936. In May 1937, the Motion Picture Advertising Service Company building was remodeled, becoming the nation's second Federal Theatre Playhouse; the first was in Wilmington, De.
Label Text: LDL: Charles L. Franck and Franck-Bertacci Photograph Collections 2007-02-23
Exterior view of a two story commercial building which houses Motion Picture Advertising Service Company, Incorporated. The Dixie Beer Brewery dome is visible in the background.
Extent: 1 item
Copyright Info.: The Historic New Orleans Collection
Preferred Citation: Charles L. Franck Studio Collection at The Historic New Orleans Collection
Acq. Credit Line: The Charles L. Franck Studio Collection at The Historic New Orleans Collection
Collection Theme(s): Motion Pictures
Great Depression
Theatre
Buildings Commercial Structures
Subjects: Federal Theatre Project of the Works Progress Administration (La.) -- More information
New Orleans (La.)
Architecture
Buildings
Advertising agencies
Motion pictures
Other Number: photographer's index number B-16
Louisiana Digital Library cf000435
Multimedia Link: http://louisianadigitallibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/CLF/id/954
Related Works:
Date: 1936
Medium: Nitrate film negative
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