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Historic movie theatres in Illinois, 1883-1960

Author: Konrad Schiecke
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This history and catalog of the movie theaters of Illinois follows their evolution from the early opera houses, to the storefront nickelodeons, to the movie palaces, to the post-World War II theaters and the advent of the multiplex. Each theater has its own story, and together these stories make up a fascinating history of cinema viewing"--Provided by publisher.
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History
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Schiecke, Konrad, 1938-
Historic movie theatres in Illinois, 1883-1960.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2006
(OCoLC)607676538
Online version:
Schiecke, Konrad, 1938-
Historic movie theatres in Illinois, 1883-1960.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2006
(OCoLC)607763488
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Konrad Schiecke
ISBN: 0786423080 9780786423088
OCLC Number: 61461606
Description: ix, 404 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Overview of cinema history --
The early years --
The advent of sound --
Television's impact --
Saving the older theatres --
Directory of Illinois movie theatres.
Responsibility: Konrad Schiecke.
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Containing nearly 3,000 descriptions of historic movie houses in Illinois, this book has alphabetically arranged entries, and information such as the theater's name, location, number of seats, and  Read more...

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