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YMCA

103 S. Poindexter, Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 1908* - 1914*
Performance Types movies
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NotesAdded close date of 1914, when Af-am theater appears at this address. Could be that the YMCA moved rather than closed. ELH 8/7/07
Building NotesYMCA auditorium: "Moving Picture Show" (Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, Elizabeth City, N.C., March 1908, p. 4); appears closed (or moved) by 1914, when African-American theater appears at this address
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