I Remember When: Playbill Part 2

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1974

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In this episode, Gerald H. Hoag, former manager of both the Majestic Theatre and the Michigan Theatre, talks about the early theaters in Ann Arbor and some of the early stars and most popular films to come to town. Host Ted Trost mentions the Ann Arbor Film Festival and the Ann Arbor Art Fairs. Footage includes a street performer at the Art Fair and the University of Michigan Marching Band.

Directed by Dale Throneberry
Created by Jeff Werner
Executive producer: Catherine Anderson
Graphic artist Eric Anderson
Sponsored by the Ann Arbor Public Library, with help from the Ann Arbor Sesquicentennial Commission and the University of Michigan Speech Department.

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Ann Arbor District Library
Repository Info: 
Ann Arbor District Library Archives
Length: 
00:30:58

Russ Collins

Russ Collins

Russ Collins stands next to the old organ at the front of the Michigan Theater.

Caption: 
Russ Collins, the man behind the revitalization of the Michigan Theater, in his palatial stamping ground.
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Donated by the Ann Arbor News. © The Ann Arbor News.
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