Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Ambassador Theater Lobby

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Title Ambassador Theater Lobby
Date 1940
Item Type Photograph
Description Ambassador Theater lobby display about Esso Motor Oil, showing an American Indian in the background stating "He won't pay for the oil He said it was stolen from him anyhow!" Also a sign for the upcoming movie South of Pago Pago". Staircase leading to balcony?
Associated Venues Ambassador
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Images Courtesy of Raleigh City Museum