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Hollywood in Broward County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Central Arcade

1936-38 Hollywood Boulevard

 

—Historic Downtown Landmark —

 
Central Arcade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jay Kravetz, November 17, 2016
1. Central Arcade Marker
Inscription. Built in 1923 by Bastian Construction for professional offices, the building was occupied by Dentist Arthur Kellner, Hollywood's mayor in the 1930s, and Karlberg Studios Photographer. In the late 1990s to early 2000, the Hollywood Boulevard Theater occupied #1938 with an 80-seat live theater.
 
Erected by The Hollywood Historical Society and The Hollywood Community Redevelopment Agency.
 
Location. 26° 0.682′ N, 80° 8.801′ W. Marker is in Hollywood, Florida, in Broward County. Marker is on Hollywood Boulevard (State Road 820) east of South 20th Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1936-38 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood FL 33020, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hollywood Publishing Company/Hollywood News Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Wellons & McGowan (within shouting distance of this marker); Joe's Tropical Café (within shouting distance of this marker); Morse Arcade (within shouting distance of this marker); Melina's (within shouting distance
Central Arcade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jay Kravetz, November 17, 2016
2. Central Arcade Marker
of this marker); Hammerstein House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); Greater Ward Chapel (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hollywood.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 20, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 19, 2016, by Jay Kravetz of West Palm Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 138 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 19, 2016, by Jay Kravetz of West Palm Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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