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subject : Motion picture theaters--Alabama--Birmingham
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photograph.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
1972-01-07
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photographs.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
Ingram, Charlie (creator)
1987-03-12
photograph
Black and white photograph with the Lyric Theatre in the foreground and a large billboard over the Argeros & Co. building which says "Come to Birmingham's Birthday Party Semi-Centennial President Harding will be here. Loew's Theatre is in the background.
Oscar V. Hunt Collection 1075, Archives Department (source)
O.V. Hunt (publisher)
Hunt, Oscar V., 1881-1962 (creator)
1921
newspaper clipping
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
1966-04-10
newspaper clipping
Image of Francis Falkenburg
Newspaper vertical file collection (source)
Birmingham Post (publisher)
1948-10-27
photograph
Black and white photograph of the Alabama under construction. Signs in the windows announce a December 26 opening.
General Photographs Collection. Archives Department (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
1927
photograph
Black and white photograph of view of 2nd Ave. N. between 19th and 20th St. showing Kress's, Trianon Theatre, F. W. Woolworth and Caheen Brother stores. Pre 1932, probably late 1920s
Birmingham News Photograph Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
Birmingham News (creator)
1930
photograph
Black and white photograph of Third Avenue, North, at night looking eastward from 18th Street. Visible are the Lyric Theater and the Alabama Theater.
Archives and Manuscripts Department. Alfred C. Keily Collection no. 820 (source)
Birmingham Public Library (Alabama) (publisher)
Keily, Alfred C. (creator)
1959-07-23
newspaper clipping
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
1978-04-11
newspaper clipping
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham Post Herald (publisher)
1968-02-28
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photograph.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham Post Herald (publisher)
1965-10-19
newspaper clipping
Newspaper vertical file collection (source)
Birmingham Post-Herald (publisher)
1967-05-30
newspaper clipping
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham Post Herald (publisher)
Weaver, Emmett (creator)
1967-01-13
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white drawing advertisement.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
1962-11-04
photograph
Black and white photograph of a Shriners' Parade showing a man in middle-eastern costume sitting on a convertible; in the background is the “Colored Balcony” entrance of the Temple Theatre. There is an advertisement for Ronald Colman's movie, A Double Life released in 1947.
Archives Department (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
Preston, Charles (creator)
1947
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photographs.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
Caldwell, Lily May (creator)
1965-01-31
newspaper clipping
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
1967-04-20
newspaper clipping
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham Post Herald (publisher)
Nauman, Matt (creator)
1981-07-03
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photographs.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
Kemp, Kathy (creator)
1986-06-20
newspaper clipping
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham Post Herald (publisher)
Weaver, Emmett (creator)
1972-02-15
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photograph.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
1963-05-07
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photographs.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
Black, Tommy (creator)
1982-01-10
photograph
Black and white photograph of the exterior of the Strand Theatre with advertisements for the Charles Ray silent movie Alarm Clock Andy.
Oscar V. Hunt Collection 1075, Archives Department (source)
O.V. Hunt (publisher)
Hunt, Oscar V., 1881-1962 (creator)
1920
photograph
Black and white photograph advertising the silent movie Anne of Green Gables at the Trianon Theatre.
Oscar V. Hunt Collection 1075, Archives Department (source)
O.V. Hunt (publisher)
Hunt, Oscar V., 1881-1962 (creator)
1919
photograph
Black and white photograph of the exterior of the Alcazar Theatre with advertisements for the silent movie Persuasive Peggy with Peggy Hyland.
Oscar V. Hunt Collection 1075, Archives Department (source)
O.V. Hunt (publisher)
Hunt, Oscar V., 1881-1962 (creator)
1917
newspaper clipping
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
Reeves, Garland (creator)
1978-02-12
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photograph.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
1959-11-12
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photograph.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
Carter, Carl (creator)
1978-09-24
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photograph.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham Post Herald (publisher)
1965-02-18
newspaper clipping
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham Post Herald (publisher)
1964-02-27
newspaper clipping
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham Post Herald (publisher)
1979-04-06
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photograph.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham Post Herald (publisher)
Weaver, Emmett (creator)
1964-06-04
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photograph.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
Reeves, Garland (creator)
1980-04-19
newspaper clipping
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
Jones, Emily (creator)
1980-05-18
newspaper clipping
Includes black and white photographs.
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
In Dixieland (publisher)
Washburn, Dennis (creator)
1971-07-11
newspaper clipping
Newspaper Vertical File Collection (source)
Birmingham Post Herald (publisher)
Atkinson, Clettus (creator)
1978-02-17
photograph
View of Third Avenue, North, looking east from Eighteenth Street and showing the Lyric and Alabama Theaters in the foreground.
Oscar V. Hunt Collection 1075, Archives Department (source)
O.V. Hunt (publisher)
Hunt, Oscar V., 1881-1962 (creator)
1948
photograph
Black and white photograph of advertising in the Alabama Theatre's lobby for Marilyn Monroe and Don Murray in the movie Bus Stop.
Charles Preston Photographs Collection 98, Archives Department (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
Preston, Charles (creator)
1956-09
photograph
Black and white photograph of children watching a boy ride a coin operated horse at the Alabama Theatre. The movies, "White Witch Doctor" and "The Charge At Feather River" are advertised in the background.
Charles Preston Photographs Collection 98, Archives Department (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
Preston, Charles (creator)
1953
photograph
Black and white photograph of the AlabamaTheatre's concession counter Sweet Shoppe display of candy for sale.
Charles Preston Photographs Collection 98, Archives Department (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
Preston, Charles (creator)
1957-05
photograph
Black and white photograph of the 1700 block of Second Avenue, North (looking eastward), in downtown Birmingham, Alabama. In the center of the block is the Ritz Theatre and in the distance can seen the sign identifying Pizitz Department Store.
Oscar V. Hunt Collection 1075, Archives Department (source)
O.V. Hunt (publisher)
Hunt, Oscar V., 1881-1962 (creator)
photograph
Black and white photograph of the Alabama Theatre under construction. The building was completed in about nine months and opened the day after Christmas in 1927.
Oscar V. Hunt Collection 1075, Archives Department (source)
O.V. Hunt (publisher)
Hunt, Oscar V., 1881-1962 (creator)
1927-07-14
photograph
Black and white photograph of the Pantages Theatre with the letter S at the end of Pantage blacked out. Signs list the movie showing and the act on stage. Also shows the sign "Colored balcony vaudeville Fri. Sat. Sun. 30 cents" A long line of people wait to get into the theatre.
Oscar V. Hunt Collection 1075, Archives Department (source)
O.V. Hunt (publisher)
Hunt, Oscar V., 1881-1962 (creator)
1945
typescript
Theatres--Birmingham--Alabama Newspaper clipping file (source)
Birmingham Public Library (Alabama) (publisher)
Hadaway, R. Norris (creator)
1952-11-07
pamphlet
Reproduction program for the gala opening of The Alabama Theatre December 26, 1927.
Newspaper clipping file (source)
L. Whitmire (publisher)
1984
newspaper clipping
Newspaper vertical file collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
1957-04-16
newspaper clipping
Image of P.M. (Mac) Russell, Jr.
Newspaper vertical file collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
1956-12-16
newspaper clipping
Image of P.M. Russell, Jr. (Mack)
Newspaper vertical file collection (source)
Birmingham News (publisher)
1958-12-17
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