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Tyler Little Theater (former) – Tyler TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 32° 20.615 W 095° 18.725
15S E 282404 N 3580870
Quick Description: Building is now a church called Pilgram Rest Missionary Baptist Church.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 7/22/2019 1:52:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM110A8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
Views: 2

Long Description:
Living New Deal

"The Tyler Little Theater opened on May 16, 1939. It was built with funds from private donations, the City of Tyler and the Works Progress Administration. Designed by in the late Art Deco style by architect Shirley Simmons and constructed by R.L. Clanahan, the brick building featured two auditoriums.

When World War II began, there were no longer enough men to continue performances and the theater shut down. The building is currently used as a church."

Project type: Other

Date built or created: 1939

Location: Tyler, Texas Little Theater

City: Tyler

Condition: Good upkeep with a little wear and tear

Website for additional information: [Web Link]

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