Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Galax Theatre

41 Patton Ave., Asheville, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 1913* - 1923*
Performance Types movies
Racial Policy presumed segregated
NotesLogan, Samuel T. (white) (President) (Owner, Ideal Amusement and Investment Company); Moore, Fredrick H. (Partner, with Logan in Star Theater and Logan & Moore, tailors)
Building Notesbalcony (Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, November 1917, p. 7)
Associated Persons
Duncan, J.C. manager (1920*)
Eaton, Jos manager (1919*)
Michalove, Dan manager
Associated Organizations
Galax Theater, Inc. unknown

Newspaper Clippings

  1. Galax Theatre - Ad - first ad
    Asheville Citizen - 12/11/1913
    Tags: feature film; film title
  2. Majestic - Ad - new policy to only show motion pictures
    Asheville Citizen - 5/2/1915
    Tags: admission price; band or orchestra; concessions; film title; music; vaudeville
  3. Strand - Ad - first ad
    Asheville Citizen - 9/29/1915
    Tags: admission price; film title; music