Dock Street Theatre, Charleston, Charleston County, South...

Photo Details

Johnston, Frances Benjamin, 1864-1952, photographer
  • Safety film negatives.
  • 1 negative : safety film ; 8 x 10 in.
  • Alternate title: Planter's Hotel.
  • Title from photographer's inventory.
  • Building/structure dates: 1736.
  • First planned theater in America. Shortly after 1800 it became a ruin and the Planter's Hotel was built around the remains.
  • Corresponding reference print in LOT 11840-10B.
  • Forms part of: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South (Library of Congress).


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