June 6, 1933 motorists park their automobiles on the grounds of Richard Hollingshead Jr.'s Park-In Theater, the first ever drive-in movie theater, on Crescent Boulevard in Camden, New Jersey. The cost for a ticket: 25 cents per vehicle and 25 cents per person.
Mahnomen City Drive-In Movie Theater, U.S. Highway 59 at Minnesota Highway 200, Mahnomen, Mahnomen, MN.
Creator(s): Historic American Buildings Survey, creator. Medium: Photo(s): 1 (5 x 7 in.) Photo Caption Page(s): 1. Reproduction Number: [See Call Number] Call Number: HABS MINN,44-MAHN,1 Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
Survey number HABS MN-121
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Part of: Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress) Contents: Photograph caption(s) General view looking East
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, photograph by Carol M. Highsmith [reproduction number, e.g., LC-USZ62-123456]
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66 Drive-In Theatre built in 1949, one of less than 400 Drive-In theatres in the United States today.
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Credit line: Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2009; (DLC/PP-2010:031).
Forms part of: Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
Photographer's choice (America project).
Highsmith (Carol M.) Archive
Part of: Highsmith, Carol M., 1946- Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
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