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Title:
Buffalo theatres prior to 1930 : an ever-growing index of references compiled from scrapbooks and card catalogues at the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library and the Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society, from previous researchers and from original research
Author:
Sandhu, Ranjit., author.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Tonawanda, N.Y. : [published by the author], 2002.
Physical Description:
1 volume (unpaged) ; 28 cm
General Note:
"Last updated on Tuesday, 30 July 2002."
Language:
English
Contents:
Preface -- Entertainments in the Village of Buffalo, 1815-1832 -- Early theatres in the City of Buffalo, 1833-1851 -- Early theatres in the City of Buffalo, 1846-1929 -- Assembly halls and lecture halls, 1846-1929 -- Museums -- Outdoor theatres -- Specialty theatres -- Concert saloons [the wild variety] -- Concert saloons [the tame variety] -- Concert halls -- Legitimate theatres for combination companies and independent stock companies -- Burlesque theatres -- Vaudeville theatres -- Convention centers -- Early moving picture shows -- Storefront nickelodeons -- Nickelodeons -- Smaller downtown cinemas -- Neighborhood houses -- Neighborhood palaces -- Specialty cinemas -- Movie palaces -- Shea's Buffalo -- Addenda -- Address index -- Alphabetical index.
Format :
Book