Michigan's Drive-in Theaters

Michigan's Drive-in Theaters

eBook - 2014
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Few American phenomena are more evocative of time, place, and culture than the drive-in theater. From its origins in the Great Depression, through its peak in the 1950s and 1960s and ultimately its slow demise in the 1980s, the drive-in holds a unique place in the country's collective past. Michigan's drive-ins were a reflection of this time and place, ranging from tiny rural 200-car "ozoners" to sprawling 2,500-car behemoths that were masterpieces of showmanship, boasting not only movies and food, but playgrounds, pony rides, merry-go-rounds, and even roving window washers.
Publisher: [United States] : Arcadia Publishing : Made available through hoopla, 2014
ISBN: 9781439646076
1439646074
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital

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