Locust Street Looking West from 5th Street

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Title

Locust Street Looking West from 5th Street

Scene on Locust Street

Subject

Commercial streets;
Street railroads;
Automobiles;
Buildings;
Pedestrians;
Awnings;
Marquees

Description

This view of Locust Street was taken from just beyond the 5th Avenue intersection. On the right is the Marquardt Block, home of the Commercial Savings Bank and Franklin Hotel. Across the street is the Crocker Building, home to a variety of offices and storefronts. Behind the Marquardt Block is The Family Theatre, The Alexandria and The Casino Theatre. The tall building on the right-hand side is the Equitable Building and past that is the Palace Theatre.

Publisher

Chicago, Il. : Gravure Illustration Co.

Date

1914

2005/05/24

Rights

U.S. and International copyright laws protect this digital image. Commercial use or distribution of the image is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder. For permission to use the digital image, please contact: bart.schmidt@drake.edu

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