Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Rev. B.F. MacLendon - Victoria - lecturer

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Title Rev. B.F. MacLendon - Victoria - lecturer
Date 2/13/1921
Item Type Photograph
Publication Wilmington Star
Description Rev. B.F. MacLendon (note: also spelled McLendon) known as "Cyclone Mack" noted evangelist will preach four times in Wilmington: Calvary Church, Victoria Theater, and YMCA.
Notes Shows use of theaters for religious services, revivals, and use of theater as civic space. McLendon was noted anti-evolutionist.
Associated Venues Victoria
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Repository Reaves Collection
Courtesy New Hanover Public Library