Helena Gardner prepares for another appearance at Chicago’s '606 Club'; as shown in this article from the March ‘56 issue of 'CABARET' magazine..

Helena Gardner prepares for another appearance at Chicago’s '606 Club'; as shown in this article from the March ‘56 issue of 'CABARET' magazine..

Vintage photo dated from the 1920’s features the facade and marquee of the ‘EMPIRE Burlesque’ theatre.. Sadly, it’s since been torn down. But it once existed at 102 State Street; in downtown Albany, New York..

Vintage photo dated from the 1920’s features the facade and marquee of the ‘EMPIRE Burlesque’ theatre.. Sadly, it’s since been torn down. But it once existed at 102 State Street; in downtown Albany, New York..

Vintage photo dated from July of ‘41, features a man passing the entrance of an unidentified Burlesque theatre; located somewhere on S. State Street in Chicago..
Photographed by - John Vachon

Vintage photo dated from July of ‘41, features a man passing the entrance of an unidentified Burlesque theatre; located somewhere on S. State Street in Chicago..

Photographed by - John Vachon

Vintage candid photo from September of 1969 features a rainy afternoon at the ‘21st ADULT Theatre’; located on Collins Avenue (at 21st Street) in Miami Beach, Florida.. Despite it’s rather seamy appearance, small signs still encouraged husbands to "Bring The Ladies!"..

Vintage candid photo from September of 1969 features a rainy afternoon at the ‘21st ADULT Theatre’; located on Collins Avenue (at 21st Street) in Miami Beach, Florida.. Despite it’s rather seamy appearance, small signs still encouraged husbands to "Bring The Ladies!"..

Vintage 40’s-era photo features patrons standing underneath the marquee of the 'EL RANCHO Café’ nightclub; located somewhere in Mexico.. 

Vintage 40’s-era photo features patrons standing underneath the marquee of the 'EL RANCHO Café’ nightclub; located somewhere in Mexico.. 

taylormorseart:

Vintage 40’s-era photo of the famed LEON and EDDIE’S’ nightclub; located at 33 West 52nd Street, in New York City.. The cover of this 1941-edition menu was illustrated by Wesley Morse..

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allthingscle:

Vintage photo dated from 1958, featuring the marquee of Cleveland’s 'ROXY Theatre'..

allthingscle:

Vintage photo dated from 1958, featuring the marquee of Cleveland’s 'ROXY Theatre'..

Vintage mid-60’s press photo features a rough-looking doorman inviting patrons to see Linda Brigette perform her "dance of a lover’s dream" routine at a nightclub in the heart of New Orlean’s famed 'French Quarter'..

Vintage mid-60’s press photo features a rough-looking doorman inviting patrons to see Linda Brigette perform her "dance of a lover’s dream" routine at a nightclub in the heart of New Orlean’s famed 'French Quarter'..

Vintage photo from 1954, features the entrance to Detroit’s infamous ‘STONE Burlesk’ theatre; located at 2511 Woodward Avenue.. Sister Agatha and friend are deciding if they still have time to take in another show, before they’re due back at the Bake Sale..

Vintage photo from 1954, features the entrance to Detroit’s infamous ‘STONE Burlesk’ theatre; located at 2511 Woodward Avenue.. Sister Agatha and friend are deciding if they still have time to take in another show, before they’re due back at the Bake Sale..

Vintage photo dated from April of ‘69, features the ‘CIRCUS Bar’; located at 400 Balto Street in Baltimore’s infamous district, nicknamed: "The Block"..  Zolita is listed as the current Feature on their animated-neon marquee..

Vintage photo dated from April of ‘69, features the ‘CIRCUS Bar; located at 400 Balto Street in Baltimore’s infamous district, nicknamed: "The Block".. Zolita is listed as the current Feature on their animated-neon marquee..