Image ID
DN-0068220
Headline
Silent film actress Theda Bara standing outside the Blackstone Theater
Date Depicted
1917
Date Created
1917
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0068220, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
6982
Max Pixels - Width
5648
KEYWORDS
Chicago
Chicago Daily News
DN-0068220.tif
Daily
News
Bara, Theda
Blackstone Theater (Chicago, Ill.)
Actresses
1910-1919
Balbo Drive (Chicago, Ill.)
Loop (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
silent film actress theda bara standing outside the blackstone theater

Portrait of Theda Bara, silent film actress, standing in front of a building on East Balbo Drive (formerly Hubbard Court), near South Michigan Avenue in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. The marquee of The Blackstone Theater is visible in the background and an automobile is pulled to the curb behind her.

Portrait of Theda Bara, silent film actress, standing in front of a building on East Balbo Drive (formerly Hubbard Court), near South Michigan Avenue in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. The marquee of The Blackstone Theater is visible in the background and an automobile is pulled to the curb behind her.