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Grand Theatre

115 Fayetteville, Raleigh, North Carolina

Dates of Operation 1911* - 1928*
Performance Types movies , vaudeville
Capacity 800 (1926*)
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Description
NotesOpening date is vague. First ad announces 'new management' so must have opened sometime before September of 1910.
Building Notesbalcony (Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, Raleigh, N.C, 1914, p. 14)
Associated Persons
NameRole
Aronson, B.S. proprietor
Browne, O.R. proprietor
Associated Organizations
(less)

Newspaper Clippings

  1. Grand Theatre - Ad - first ad
    The Raleigh News and Observer - 8/28/1910
    Tags: change in owner; vaudeville

City Directories

  1. City Directory of Raleigh, N.C., 1911-1912.
    unknown publication - 1911