• Collection ID 2006.0080
  • Title Images related to the Aragon and Trianon Ballrooms [graphic].
  • Dates [1920s-1930s].
  • Physical description
    • 56 photographic prints : b&w ; 11x 14 in. and smaller.
    • 4 lithographic prints : col., postcard ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.
    • 4 photomechanical prints ; 11 x 14 in.
  • Collection summary Photographs, advertisements, and postcards relating to the Trianon Ballroom and the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago (Ill.). The collection includes floor plans; postcards; interior and exterior photographs of both dance halls; and publicity photographs of musicians who performed at both ballrooms.
  • Acquisition information Gift of Byron Karzas (2006.0080).
  • Names
    • Karzas, Andrew.
    • Karzas, William.
    • Trianon Ballroom (Chicago, Ill.) Photographs.
    • Aragon Ballroom (Chicago, Ill.) Photographs.
    • 1110 West Lawrence Avenue (Chicago, Ill.)
    • 6201 South Cottage Grove Avenue (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Newberry, Jim, photographer. pht
  • Subjects
    • Ballrooms Illinois Chicago 1920-1939. lctgm
    • Ballroom dancing Illinois Chicago 1920-1939. lctgm
    • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.) Illinois Chicago 20th century.
    • Musicians Illinois Chicago 1920-1939. lctgm
  • Geographic coverage
    • Chicago (Ill.) Buildings, structures, etc. 1920-1939.
    • Uptown (Chicago, Ill.) 1920-1939.
    • Greater Grand Crossing (Chicago, Ill.) 1920-1939.
  • Genre
    • Gelatin silver prints. gmgpc
    • Floor plans. aat
    • Interior views. aat
    • Exterior views. aat
    • Lithographs Color. gmgpc
    • Photomechanical prints Color. gmgpc
    • Postcards. gmgpc
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.