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Title
Premiere at Carthay Circle Theatre
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Architect Archibald Gibbs designed the 1926 Carthay Circle Theatre, located at 6316 San Vicente Boulevard, in the Spanish Colonial Revival Style with Streamline Moderne influences. Fox-West Coast Theatres took over operation of the theatre in 1929. The theater was home to many premieres before it closed in 1969. It was demolished in the early 1970s.
Search lights are used during a premiere at the Carthay Circle Theatre.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00014940
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Theaters-Carthay Circle; S-002-094 4x5
CARL0000003647
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/87018
Subject
Carthay Circle Theatre (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Motion picture theaters--California--Carthay (Los Angeles)
Motion picture premieres--California--Carthay (Los Angeles)
Crowds--California--Los Angeles
Fans (Persons)--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Carthay (Los Angeles)
Lost architecture--California--Carthay (Los Angeles)
Night photographs
Carthay (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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