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1946 photo added via Christopher Nagel.
Undated photo added courtesy of Paddy Stockand Harwell.
Eddie & the Ecclectics under the Brook marquee.
Taller version of previously posted photo.
Mid `50s photo added courtesy of Mase Mason.
Circa 1959 photo added.
Marquee is blank and the blade sign is missing neon.
1958 photo added credit Peoria Public Library.
1939 Grand Opening photo added courtesy of Frank Larkin, via Local History Collection, Peoria Public Library.
1969 photo added courtesy of Frank Larkin, via Local History Collection, Peoria Public Library.
Shorpy link with a 1949 photo.
Be sure to click on View Full Size.
Courtesy of Tim Reid, original photographer unknown.
Blizzard of 1956 photo added via of Neil Marsolek.
Art Deco apartment inside Radio City with photos.
Marquee being removed today.
Ha, I didn’t catch that.
Had my contacts in for 10 hours…
Mixed-use project in the planning stages, that would preserve the facade with a new building behind it.
1885 photo as the Studebaker Building added via Raymond Kunst.
Also Chicagology link below.
Undated photo added courtesy of Bill Lemon.
Undated photo as the Majestic added via Robert Ungs.
Summer 1969 photo added credit Joel J. Reisteter.
Beneath the State Theatre marquee.
1947 photo added credit UWF Library.
Black glossy facade on the storefronts to the left was called Vitrolite.
1965 photo added courtesy of William Maytum.
1948 Grand Opening photo courtesy of The Actors Playhouse at the Miracle Theater.
1953 tornado photo added courtesy of Tony Ward.
The then Capitol Theatre in the background on the far left with damaged marquee sign.
The Strand is being demolished according to this article, which has photos of ghost signs that were revealed when the walls were removed.