Central Palace Theater Boat Show

safety negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, New York
kodak safety
overall: 8 x 10 in.; 20.32 x 25.4 cm

8 x 10 Kodak safety negative taken by Rosenfeld and Sons in 1929. Port bow view of a 38' Chris Craft seen cradled at a motor boat show in the Grand Central Palace Theater, NY. The vessel registration number is #K-19428. The Grand Central Palace Theater was located at 7th Ave. and 47th St. NY. It was used as a vaudeville theater. In 1930's became primarily a movie house until 1949. In 1950's it showed live theater, but by 1960-1965 was a movie theater again. Opened again in 1966 as live theater. Interior named a national monument in 1990 but exterior destroyed and rebuilt as a hotel in 1991.

UNNAMED commuter cruiser, 38' Chris-Craft; UNNAMED runabout, Chris-Craft

Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

Related Events

New York National Motor Boat Show (1929)

Related Subjects

Boat shows