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Creation Date

5-25-2009

Building Name

Priest Theater

Historic District

High Springs Historic District

Description

Priest Theater High Springs FL

This was built in 1910 by William Jefferson Priest, who also owned the Priest Ford Motor car dealership. It was named after him as the Priest Theater.

The Priest Theater is a single screen theater in an older historic building in High Springs. They have showings on Fri, Sat, & Monday. It is an amazing historical landmark. It's like you are transported back in time when you see a movie here. MCM Theaters bought the Priest from its owner Mrs. Mary Priest Logan. in 1953.

Contributing Building - High Springs Historic District - National Register of Historic Places NRIS #91001540

Latitude, Longitude

29.82704167, -82.59812778

Keywords

Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida --Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Priest Theater; Movie theater; William Jefferson Priest; Historic landmark; Historic district; Alachua County (Fl.); Theaters --- Florida --- High Springs.

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