A corporation which built a chain of movie palaces in Chicago in the 1920s, designed by architects Rapp and Rapp.
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Balaban and Katz Historical Foundation
Explores the contribution of the Balaban and Katz theater corporation to Chicago's cultural heritage.
Compass Rose: Historic Theatres and Movie Palaces of Balaban and Katz
Looks at the major historic theatres of the Balaban and Katz chain, complete with historic photos. Includes a lengthy history of the ornate Uptown Theatre in Chicago with plea and petition for its restoration.
The Uptown Theatre
Friends of the Uptown provide a history of the landmark building in Chicago which opened in 1921, designed by architects Rapp and Rapp for the Balaban and Katz Corporation.
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