Image ID
HB-03698-G1
Headline
Esquire Theater marquee and entrance
Date Depicted
December 1936
Date Created
December 1936
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-03698-G1, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
3003
Max Pixels - Width
2383
KEYWORDS
built environment
buildings
architecture
Hedrich-Blessing
movie theaters
Pereira & Pereira
neon signs
theater marquees
Chicago (Ill.)
Oak Street (Chicago, Ill.)
1991.505
theaters
Esquire Theater (Chicago, Ill.)
hb03698g1
esquire theater marquee and entrance

Exterior view of the entrance to the Esquire Theater, a movie theater designed by Pereira & Pereira, featuring a marquee and vertical neon sign, located at 58 East Oak Street in Chicago, Illinois, December 1936. Probably photographed for Pereira & Pereira.

Exterior view of the entrance to the Esquire Theater, a movie theater designed by Pereira & Pereira, featuring a marquee and vertical neon sign, located at 58 East Oak Street in Chicago, Illinois, December 1936. Probably photographed for Pereira & Pereira.