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State Theater, Clovis, New Mexico, circa 1993

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Summary:State Theater, Clovis, New Mexico, circa 1993. The theater sign lists "The Sword and the Sorcerer" as the current movie playing and "Road Warrior" as the next attraction. Caption reads: "State Theater, Clovis, New Mexico. The State, with its Art Deco glass brick tower and colorful tile trim, opened in 1936 and ended its run late in 1987. Now it is a warehouse, although messages of interest are sometimes displayed on the old marquee." Message reads: "Monday - Off to meet Marilyn for dinner. Tomorrow the dentist. Ugh. But weather is great. Love, Doug." Postmark date: June 15, 1999.
Creator:Margolies, John
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Temporal subject: 1991-2000
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:New Mexico
Geographical subject – Settlement:Clovis
Topical subjects:Motion picture theaters
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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