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Type: Photographs | StillImage
Title: Fox Theater
Date: 1962
Description: View of the Fox Theater at 660 Peachtree Street in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 107.30.01

The Fox Theater opened in 1929 as a movie house, but has since hosted a number of other cultural and artistic events including the Atlanta Ballet, a summer film series, and performances for various national touring companies of Broadway shows. Originally intended as the Yaarab Temple Shrine Mosque, a headquarters for the Shriners organization, the Fox Theater was completed with financing by movie mogul William Fox.

Local identification number: ahc107030001a.jpg

Subjects: Theaters--Georgia--Atlanta | Buildings--Georgia--Atlanta | Automobiles--1960-1970 | Vehicles--Georgia--Atlanta | Fox Theater (Atlanta, Ga.) | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.) | Peachtree Street (Atlanta, Ga.)
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA 30305, 2006
Original Material: 4 x 5 in. black and white negative | Delta Air Lines Public Relations Department Photographs of Atlanta, Georgia., Atlanta History Center
Rights and Usage: This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U. S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Persistent Link to Item: http://collections.atlantahistorycenter.com/u?/DeltaAir,1

Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: Delta Air Lines Public Relations Department Photographs of Atlanta, Georgia, 1953-1972