77 Drive In Theatre

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Photograph of the 77 Drive-In Theatre in Oklahoma City. Located at 9301 S Shields Blvd. Opened in 1947 under the name Odom Drive In. A year later the name was changed to 77 Drive In. The theatre closed in 1975.

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Meyers Photo Shop 1949-06-uu.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Z.P. Meyers/Barney Hillerman Photographic Collection and was provided by Oklahoma Historical Society to The Gateway to Oklahoma History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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In 1893, members of the Oklahoma Territory Press Association formed the Oklahoma Historical Society to keep a detailed record of Oklahoma history and preserve it for future generations. The Oklahoma History Center opened in 2005, and operates in Oklahoma City.

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Photograph of the 77 Drive-In Theatre in Oklahoma City. Located at 9301 S Shields Blvd. Opened in 1947 under the name Odom Drive In. A year later the name was changed to 77 Drive In. The theatre closed in 1975.

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  • 1949-06-uu

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  • April 1, 2018, 11:42 p.m.

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  • Aug. 26, 2018, 8:58 a.m.

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  • 35.372724, -97.507769717

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Meyers Photo Shop. 77 Drive In Theatre, photograph, 1949-06-uu; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc1122605/: accessed September 19, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.