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317 S. Caldwell, Charlotte, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 4/9/1913* - 1914*
Performance Types movies
Capacity
Racial Policy black (1913*)
DescriptionAfrican American theater. remodeled and reopened.
Notesupdated opening date, seating capacity, and performances from the two Dec. 1912 Observer articles.
Building Notes
Associated Persons
NameRole
Sanders, J.T. manager (1913*)
Associated Organizations
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Newspaper Clippings

  1. Colored Theater Opens - Brooklyn
    Charlotte Daily Observer - 4/10/1913
    Tags: black theater; crime; manager; opening notice