McCulloch Brothers Inc. Photographs, 1884-1947

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Subject
  • Orpheum Theatre (Phoenix, Ariz.)
Date Range
1920 1945
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The marquee advertises "Take a Letter, Darling" and "Always in My Heart."

Contributors
McCulloch Bros.
Created Date
1942
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Contributors
McCulloch Bros.
Created Date
1940-06
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Contributors
McCulloch Bros.
Created Date
1941
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The Letterlite display and the majority of the posters advertise the premiere of "The Gentleman from Arizona." One additional poster promotes "Another Thin Man."

Contributors
McCulloch Bros.
Created Date
1939-12-08
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Contributors
McCulloch Bros., Gurtler, Albert W. (Albert Wesley), 1904-1970
Created Date
1939-11
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Contributors
McCulloch Bros.
Created Date
1941
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Contributors
McCulloch Bros.
Created Date
1940-06
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Contributors
McCulloch Bros., Orpheum Theatre (Phoenix, Ariz.)
Created Date
1945-01-31
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Signage advertises "For Whom the Bell Tolls."

Contributors
McCulloch Bros.
Created Date
1945
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Sign in the lobby promotes the movie "Dive Bomber."

Contributors
McCulloch Bros.
Created Date
1941

This collection houses commercial photographs showing city scenes, streets, architectural views and building construction, commercial activities, water development projects (including dams and canals), landscapes, and agriculture in and around Phoenix, Arizona. Of particular note are the images showing the construction of Frog Tanks Diversion Dam and Lake Pleasant (A101-A353, A357), Arizona guest ranches and resorts (A754-A803), and Roosevelt Dam and the Apache Trail (A357-A372 A378, A381-A392, A404, A409-A411, A413, A418, A472, A946B).

An EAD guide to this collection can be accessed at (http://www.azarchivesonline.org/xtf/view?docId=ead/asu/mccullochphotos.xml. Additional photographs taken by James and Will McCulloch are available in CP SPC 153: McCulloch Family Photographs, 1890-1974 (guide available at http://www.azarchivesonline.org/xtf/view?docId=ead/asu/mcculloch_family_photos.xml).