Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Work on Movie House Planned

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Title Work on Movie House Planned
Date 5/10/1941
Item Type Newspaper (article)
Publication Wilmington Star
Description Announces that construction on "The Manor," Wilmington's new theater to be located at 208 Market Street, will begin on Monday, May 26. It will be a theater for white patrons only.
Notes Described as the "only white theatre in Wilmington" by the owner.
Associated Venues Manor
Associated Persons Meiselman, H.B.
Associated Organizations Rodgers Construction Company
Repository Reaves Collection
Courtesy New Hanover Public Library