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Title Higgins Hall Cinema
Photographer Unknown
Catalog Number 2006.01.03.k
Description Higgins Hall Cinema. c. 1960.
Color postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2" showing Higgins Hall (built in 1895) known for its blend of Tudor and contemporary architectural styles. The buiding became a cinema in 1937 and today presents a film festival of over 40 films every season. Higgins Hall was built in 1895 and is known as an excellent example of the Tudor style.
Decade 196
Collection Chautauqua Institution Postcard Collection
Search Terms Buildings
Churches
Halls
Higgins Memorial Hall
Lawns
Movie theaters
Playhouses
Trees
Higgins Hall
Object Name Postcard
Classification Architecture
Buildings
Theaters
Exteriors
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Print size 3 1/2 x 5 1/2"
Place Higgins Hall/Corner of Wythe and Hurst Avenue
Studio McClenathan Printery, Inc., Dunkirk, NY
Copyright Unknown
Date c. 1960