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Norman Bel Geddes Database

Job 936, Prospects - Undocumented Theatres, 1917, 1955-1956

Summary: This job includes material pertaining to a movie theater, 1917, and correspondence with Robert Moses and others concerning Lincoln Square Center and the Metropolitan Opera House building, 1955-1956. See also Flexible Theatre (job 90).

No material exists for the Little Theatre, Santa Barbara, California, 1918-1920, nor for two movie theaters, the Duplex Theatre in Detroit and the Roxy Theatre in New York.

Hunter Code: TH 42
Hunter Guide: page 202

Box/Location Folder Description
theater box 163 j 1 Correspondence --- Letter sent to H.O. Davis 1917. To Walter K Harrison 1956. List of 63 NBG theatre designs.
theater box 163 j 2 Correspondence --- NBG - Robert Moses 1955-1956.
theater box 163 q 1 Source Material --- Lincoln Square Theatre Center clippings. Robert Moses presentation book.