John Clark McCall photographs
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John Clark McCall photographs

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: McCall, John Clark
Title: John Clark McCall photographs
Dates: circa 1950 - 1972
Quantity: 9.0 Image(s)
Quantity: 9 black and white photographs
Identification: ahc.VIS154

Biographical/Historical Note

Biographical information on John Clark McCall is not available.

Scope and Content Note

The photographs in this collection depict the Roxy Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia, a 2,395 single screen theatre opened in 1926 by R.E. Hall and Company on 210 Peachtree Street. Included are images of the first anniversary program edition of 1927, interior photographs of the pipe organ chamber, balcony, and gallery area; and exterior photographs of the Peachtree Street entrance. The demolition of the theatre is also shown through a photograph taken immediately after the wrecking period in August of 1972.


This collection is alphabetical according to titles supplied by staff.

Index Terms

Roxy Theater (Atlanta, Ga.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[VIS 154], John Clark McCall Photographs, VIS 154, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center.

Acquisition Information

Gift of John Clark McCall, 1972 (1972-325).

Processing Information

Collection processed in 2007.


Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.

Container List



VIS 154.01VIS 154.01 Demolition of the Roxy Theatre, August 1972 ( 1.0 photographic print )


VIS 154.02VIS 154.02 Copies of Program Covers from the First Anniversary of the Keith-Albee Georgia Theatre, 1972 ( 2.0 photographic prints )


VIS 154.03VIS 154.03 Roxy Theatre, circa 1950 ( 6.0 photographic prints )