Photos favorited by Jeffrey1955

  • <p>October 7, 1963 Nominated for 10 Academy Awards winning 4 including Best Picture.</p>
  • <p>Advertised on February 4th, 1943</p>
  • <p>1972 before the Keith’s became a triplex</p>
  • <p>A full house at the opening of the Keith in 1928</p>
  • <p>01 – Exterior 1965</p>
  • <p>02 – Exterior Arcade 1962</p>
  • <p>03 – Cinema I lounge area street level 1962</p>
  • <p>04 – Cinema I street level lobby w/ Ilya Bolotowski painting, 1962</p>
  • <p>05 – Cinema I street level, 1962</p>
  • <p>06 – Cinema I upper lounge area, 1962</p>
  • <p>07 – Cinema II lobby, 1962</p>
  • <p>08 – As one of the earliest cinemas built with 2 auditoriums, Abraham W. Geller, the architect, drew up this cut-away view in 1962 showing how he configured the two cinemas into a relatively small urban lot that was only 75' wide by 102' deep. The drawing was intended for architectural and movie exhibition trade publications.</p>
  • <p>09 – Cinema II lobby stripped and ready for renovation in 1988.</p>
  • <p>10 – Cinema II lobby stripped and ready for renovation in 1988.</p>
  • <p>11 – Cinema II lobby stripped and ready for renovation in 1988.</p>
  • <p>12 – Cinema II lobby stripped and ready for renovation in 1988.</p>
  • <p>13 – Cinema II lobby stripped and ready for renovation in 1988.</p>
  • <p>14 – Entry in to the smaller Cinema II auditorium the night before renovations begin in 1988.</p>
  • <p>15 – The smaller Cinema II auditorium, 291 seats, the night before renovations begin in 1988.</p>
  • <p>16 – The smaller Cinema II auditorium, 291 seats, the night before renovations begin in 1988.</p>
  • <p>17 – Renovation under way. Building the structure for the raised Cinema II lobby floor.</p>
  • <p>18 – Removing the wall between the Cin I and Cin II lobbies, seen from the Cinema I side exit corridor.</p>
  • <p>19 – Removing the wall between the Cin I and Cin II lobbies, seen from the Cinema II side, 1988.</p>
  • <p>20 – Removing the wall between the Cin I and Cin II lobbies, seen from the Cinema II side, 1988.</p>
  • <p>21 – Removing the wall between the Cin I and Cin II lobbies, seen from the Cinema II side, 1988.</p>
  • <p>22 – Removing air conditioning ducts that were within the wall between the Cin I and Cin II lobbies, seen from the Cinema II side, 1988.</p>
  • <p>23 – removing debris as wall between the lobbies is removed, 1988.</p>
  • <p>24 – Framing for the raised Cin II lobby floor, seen from the Cin I lobby, 1988.</p>