Museum Homepage
Museum logo

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title American Legion Auditorium
Dates of Creation circa 1945
Scope & Content A color postcard of the American Legion Auditorium in Roanoke, Virginia, postmarked October 18, 1948. The building was built in 1916 and was located across from the N&W passenger station, now additional parking for the Hotel Roanoke. The American Legion acquired the former city auditorium in 1947 and provided needed upgrades. Unfortunately the building burned in 1957.
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1945
Subjects Building
Stairs
Architecture
Sidewalks
Post cards
Auditoriums
American Legion
Doors & doorways
Windows
Postage stamps
Search Terms Roanoke, Virginia
American Legion Auditorium
Asheville Post Card Co.
City Auditorium
Roanoke Auditorium
People Leavitt, Viola E.
Goad, J.E. Mrs
Collection History Museum of Western Virginia
Imagefile 018\20072628.JPG
Number of images 2
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2007.26.28
Extent of Description 1-postcard, 3 1/2" x 5 1/2"