Now this is cool: 1932 photo of a drive-in movie theater in Midtown… 
"Even the Great Depression didn’t prevent Atlantans from indulging in an occasional drive-in movie.  Most establishments of the era were home-designed.  One of them, the White Barn Theater, was entered through the driveway of a home at Peachtree and 14th Streets."  

Now this is cool: 1932 photo of a drive-in movie theater in Midtown… 

"Even the Great Depression didn’t prevent Atlantans from indulging in an occasional drive-in movie.  Most establishments of the era were home-designed.  One of them, the White Barn Theater, was entered through the driveway of a home at Peachtree and 14th Streets."  

Peachtree Street in the 1970s, more specifically the western block between 10th and 11th Streets.  More info about the 10th Street Art Theatre can be found here.  Midtown Atlanta
(via Gallery | That ’70s City: Scenes from Atlanta | ajc.com)

Peachtree Street in the 1970s, more specifically the western block between 10th and 11th Streets.  More info about the 10th Street Art Theatre can be found here.  Midtown Atlanta

(via Gallery | That ’70s City: Scenes from Atlanta | ajc.com)

1988 view of the Theatrical Outfit theater, near the northwest corner of 10th Street at Peachtree Street. Midtown Atlanta
(via Atlanta History Center Album. Midtown)

1988 view of the Theatrical Outfit theater, near the northwest corner of 10th Street at Peachtree Street. Midtown Atlanta

(via Atlanta History Center Album. Midtown)

"Wrecking ball to silence echoes of opera at Peachtree Street theater" (1995)

The echoes of opera that wander the decrepit Erlanger Theater on Peachtree Street - once known as “Atlanta’s Playhouse Beautiful” - are about to be silenced.

The appearance of the Hudgins Co. wrecking ball Tuesday behind the old brick theater in Midtown prompted one person to telephone the North Avenue Presbyterian Church, owners of the vacant, hulking theater next door, and threaten to interrupt the demolition.

Rumors spread among the workers about protesters chaining themselves to the old structure. The supervisor of the crew said the wrecking ball tentatively is scheduled to swing Monday.

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