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Orpheum Theatre

31 Williamsboro, Oxford, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 1915* - unknown
Performance Types movies
Capacity 500 (1926*)
Racial Policy
Description
Notes
Building Notesstreet previously 31 Williamsboro (Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, 1915, 1922); balcony (Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, Oxford, N.C., March 1915, p. 2); no Longer listed as "Orpheum" (Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, Oxford, N.C., May 1922, p. 3; Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, Oxford, N.C., November 1928, p. 4); gallery; gallery; double wide, dressing room and stage, asbestos curtain and projection booth. Em street became 129-131 Williamsboro (Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, 1915, 1922); balcony (Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, Oxford, N.C., March 1915, p. 2); no Longer listed as "Orpheum" (Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, Oxford, N.C., May 1922, p. 3; Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, Oxford, N.C., November 1928, p. 4); gallery
Associated Persons
NameRole
Booth, Billings manager
Associated Organizations
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