America’s First Movie Theater: Vitascope Hall

New Orleans, Louisiana – June 3, 2016 –The site of Vitascope Hall, where the first movie theater in America opened on Canal Street at Exchange Alley in 1896, is finally getting its due. After a 20-year crusade by Ed and Susan Poole, internationally-known film historians and archivists, the site will get a historical marker. “It’s … Continue reading America’s First Movie Theater: Vitascope Hall

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