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Riverside Park

Riverside Park, Asheville, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 1908* - unknown
Performance Types movies
Capacity
Racial Policy
Descriptionopen during the summer months only. free admission. penny arcade, running street cars every 7 1/2 minutes.
Notes
Building Notes
Associated Persons
NameRole
Johnson, Major D. unknown
Kluttz, Charles L. unknown
Associated Organizations
(less)

Newspaper Clippings

  1. Riverside Park - Ad - non-theatrical venue
    Asheville Citizen - 6/13/1908
    Tags: admission price; amusement park; hours of operation; non-theatrical venue; open-air screening; opening notice; program change; seasonal exhibition
  2. Riverside Park - opening notice
    Asheville Citizen - 6/14/1908
    Tags: amusement park; non-theatrical venue; open-air screening; penny arcade; seasonal exhibition
  3. Riverside Park - Ad - season opening notice
    Asheville Citizen - 5/30/1909
    Tags: admission price; amusement park; non-theatrical venue; open-air screening; seasonal exhibition
  4. Riverside Park - Ad - free admission
    Asheville Citizen - 8/21/1910
    Tags: admission price; amusement park; non-theatrical venue; open-air screening; seasonal exhibition