Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Temple of the Motion Picture - Masonic

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Title Temple of the Motion Picture - Masonic
Date 11/16/1917
Item Type Newspaper (advertisement)
Publication Morning New Bernian
Description First ad for Masonic listing it as a movie theater - previously an opera house and theater; "balcony for colored patronage"; (This scan also includes an article on Athens Theater's showing of the Birth of a Nation)
Associated Venues Athens
Masonic Theatre
Associated Persons
Associated Organizations
Repository North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill