Item: Anthony F. Dumas architectural drawing of Dumont's Theatre

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Record Number: 13544
Collection: Frank McGlinn collection [3314]
Folder: FF 4.1
Creator: Anthony F. Dumas, 1882-1942
Address: Dumont's Theatre
9th and Arch Streets
Philadelphia, PA
Original Format: Drawings › Architectural
Dimensions: 38 by 25.5 cm
Inscription text: Dumont's Theatre / Minstrels, / Arch & 9th St. / Philadelphia PA. / A.F.D
Image description: Anthony F. Dumas (1882-1942) was a prolific amateur architecural illustrator who produced hundreds of original architectural ink drawings of the facades and exteriors of theaters in urban areas accross the United States. According to the Museum of the City of New York, his death certificate listed him as "ornamental plasterer" at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.