Garden Theatre, Bonx, NYC

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    Located at 2755 Webster Avenue in the Bedford Park district of Bronx, New York City. The Garden Theatre opened in 1914. It had closed by 1926 due to larger more modern theatre's being opened nearby.

    Now in use as a boiler repair store.
    cinematreasures.org/theater/800/

    1. rotoflex 93 months ago | reply

      I am such a sucker for these 'teens theatres which have the large center entry; cool in the daytime, a spectacular blast of light at night. They are architecture that truly found its own, particular face to present to the street, they could be nothing else but theaters, & they were theatrical.

      Jack Coursey has a nice photo of The Daisy in Memphis taken at night by sodium streetlamps:

      Daisy Theatre

    2. Raven Cat 76 months ago | reply

      And just a couple of blocks away from an old Edison studio, too, that building was still there when I was a kid.

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