[King Kong Movie Promotion]

Description:

Photograph of a movie promotion for the Rembert Theatre in Longview, Texas. This photograph shows large billboards attached to moving vehicles as they parade through the streets of Longview to promote the new "King Kong" movie, which was released in 1929. There are many people gathered in the streets watching the movie promotion. The photograph is mounted on tan cardboard.

Creator(s): Culpepper, Cody B.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Creation Date: 1929  
Partner(s):
Longview Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 35
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1929
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1929  
Description:

Photograph of a movie promotion for the Rembert Theatre in Longview, Texas. This photograph shows large billboards attached to moving vehicles as they parade through the streets of Longview to promote the new "King Kong" movie, which was released in 1929. There are many people gathered in the streets watching the movie promotion. The photograph is mounted on tan cardboard.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 14 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): King Kong | movie promotions | Rembert Theatre
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Longview Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: GC0134
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth191274
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image