HISTORICAL EXTERIOR PHOTOS OF THE EMBASSY
FRONT OF BUILDING
Builder's view of the Embassy, 1927. This photo is guiding the façade restoration.
Photo of theatre as featured in the two-volume work American Theatres of Today. (Published in volume 2, 1930.)
Exterior view in June of 1942. "Now Showing": The Wolf Man, starring Lon Chaney. "Coming Next": Secret Agent of Japan starring Preston Foster and Lynn Bari.
Exterior View in 1948. This is the only known close-up of the marquee in operation, and was invaluable in the restoration in figuring out the lighting sequences. On the screen: Miracle of the Bells starring Fred McMurray, Valli and Frank Sinatra.
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