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Title
Stirling City movie theater
Contributor
Hedge Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1916
Publication Information
Meriam Library Special Collections Department, California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Collection
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph shows movie theater owned by Henry William Nash, father of Verna Nash, Stirling City, Calif. Nash ran the projector while Vera played the piano. Couldn't compete when the' talkies' came to Chico. Building given to the town for a community hall by Nash in 1931. Hall was in use as of 1978 where senior citizens operated a free lunch program.
Type
Image
Format
not given
Silver gelatin DOP – copy print
Identifier
sc166
http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll11/id/4518
Subject
Buildings
Business enterprises
Theaters
Place
Stirling City (Calif.)
Butte County (Calif.)
Source
sc166.tif
Relation
photographs
Northeastern California Historic Photograph Collection

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