VIS 71.252.04 Paramount Theater

Paramount Theater

Title Paramount Theater
Photographer Jillson, Floyd, 1926-2011
Description View of the Paramount Theater on Peachtree Street in downtown Atlanta.
Geographic Location Atlanta (Ga.)
Peachtree Street (Atlanta, Ga.)
Five Points (Atlanta, Ga.)
Subject Theaters--Georgia--Atlanta
Entertainment--Georgia--Atlanta
Marquees--Georgia--Atlanta
Automobiles--1960-1970
Corporate Name Paramount Theater (Atlanta, Ga.)
Loew's Grand Theater (Atlanta, Ga.)
Date Original 1963
Date Digital 2003
Type 4 x 5 in. black and white negative;
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 71.252.04
Collection Floyd Jillson Photographs
Publisher Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305
Rights This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Notes The Paramount Theater, located on Peachtree Street in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, opened December 13, 1920 as the Howard Theater. It was designed by the architectural firm of Hentz, Reid & Adler and decorated by W. E. Browne. In 1929, the name changed to the Paramount Theater. The building was demolished in 1960.
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