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Dixie Theatre

222 E. Trade, Charlotte, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 7/1911* - 1914*
Performance Types movies
Capacity
Racial Policy presumed black (1911*)
Description
NotesNoted as a black theater since it is mentioned as a rival to the Hub, a known black theater in a newspaper ad from the Charlotte Observer on July 18, 1911.
Building Notes
Associated Persons
NameRole
Swain, Sydney manager
Associated Organizations
(less)

Newspaper Clippings

  1. Briefs - The Hub, Dixie Theatre
    Charlotte Daily Observer - 7/18/1911
    Tags: black theater; manager; renovation