Photo of Coliseum Tavern

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Coliseum Tavern

Subject

Business
Tavern
Dance Resort
Harry Freshwater
Coliseum

Description

Photograph of the Coliseum Tavern "Built in 1923, burn in 1925, rebuilt, burned again in 1933. Shown above 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 ran 9/13/1925 in H&R, photo by Seitz Studio."

Creator

Seitz Studio

Source

Photo File: Business

Publisher

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

Date

9/25/1925

Contributor

Seitz Studio
Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BS377B

Coverage

Restaurants, Taverns, Dance Resort, Macon County Fair Assoc., Seitz Studio.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

5 x 7"

Files

http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/files/original/b372edb18efc5d89f0d6111180d4f6e1.jpg

Citation

Seitz Studio, “Photo of Coliseum Tavern,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed July 22, 2024, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/7197.