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Title
Academy Theater, Inglewood
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1939
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Artist's sketch of the Academy Theater, located at 3141 West Manchester Boulevard in Inglewood. Orignially designed by S. Charles Lee to be used for the Academy Awards, this fine Moderne theater hosted premieres and regular film screenings from 1939 to 1976, at which time it became a church, the Academy Cathedral. Dated: November 3, 1939.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00044362
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box L.A.-Theaters.
CARL0000048778
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/14605
Subject
Academy Theater (Inglewood, Calif.)
Motion picture theaters--California--Inglewood
Art deco (Architecture)--California--Inglewood
Architectural drawings
Inglewood (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Lee, S. Charles

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