Photo of the Coliseum Restaurant

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of the Coliseum Restaurant

Subject

Business
Restaurants
Herald and Review
Photo File: Business
Decatur, IL.

Description

Photograph of the Coliseum Restaurant built in 1923, burned in 1925, rebuilt, and burned again in 1933. Shown in the photo is a view of the Coliseum, formerly the property of the Macon County Fair Association but more recently a beer tavern and dance resort owned by Harry Freshwater, which was totally destroyed by fire 10/29/1933. Photo by Seitz Studio, ran 9/13/1925.

Creator

Seitz Studio, Decatur, IL.

Source

Photo File: Business

Publisher

Herald and Review, Decatur, IL.
Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

9/13/1925.

Contributor

Seitz Studio
Herald and Review

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright on materials featured on omeka.decaturlibrary.org. These materials cannot be used without prior consent. Please contact the Local History Room at the Decatur Public Library for more information.

Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BS377

Coverage

Business, Buildings, Restaurant, Photo File: Business, Seitz Studio, Herald and Review, Decatur, IL.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

2.5 x 3.5"

Files

BS800-Coliseum Tavern_Former Fair Grounds_Built 1923.jpg

Citation

Seitz Studio, Decatur, IL., “Photo of the Coliseum Restaurant,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed June 5, 2020, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2665.