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Stage Door Canteen

 
 
Stage Door Canteen Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C., May 28, 2010
1. Stage Door Canteen Marker
Inscription.  During all the combat days of the war between the United Nations and the Axis Powers, the American Theatre Wing Stage Door Canteen occupied this site.

This tablet is dedicated to the men and women of the entertainment world who brought cheer and comfort to the Soldiers, Sailors and Marines of America and her allies.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EntertainmentWar, World II.
 
Location. 40° 45.45′ N, 73° 59.199′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on 200 West 44th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10036, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Medal of Honor Recipients (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Birthplace of Eugene O'Neill (about 400 feet away); New Amsterdam Theatre (about 500 feet away); The Father Duffy Memorial (about 700 feet away); Betsey Johnson (about 700 feet away); Norma Kamali (about 800 feet away); Marc Jacobs
Stage Door Canteen Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
2. Stage Door Canteen Marker
(about 800 feet away); Former School of Performing Arts (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 29, 2010, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 785 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 29, 2010, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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