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Going to the Show

Architectural Drawing- First Floor Plan- Center Durham

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Title Architectural Drawing- First Floor Plan- Center Durham
Date 1/12/1938
Item Type Architectural drawing
Description box office and ticket lobby on the left corner when facing the building. auditorium ( lower level) sat 810 people, 259 on the lower balcony, and 185 on the upper balcony with a total capacity of 1254. space for an organ console next to the stage. air conditioned. spiral staircase leading to the balonies. offices and janior's closet on the right side of the foyer. balconies segregated to black and white.
Notes organ used for promotions and "sing-along movies"
Associated Venues Center Theater
Associated Persons
Associated Organizations
Repository Stillwell Collection
Henderson County Public Library, Hendersonville, NC