Early Closure

On Saturday, February 22, Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution will close at 2 pm, and the Museum will close at 5 pm.

El Parador

Object Number: 
2007.6.15
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
overall (closed): 4.8 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in.)
Description: 
White, green and red cardboard matchbook printed "EL PARADOR / MEXICAN RESTAURANT" on the front. "325 EAST 34TH ST. / NEW YORK CITY / ENCORE SALES. NEW YORK" is printed on the manumark. On the reverse printed in red is a graphic design. The striker is on the reverse. "679-6812" is printed on the saddle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group