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Our online Gift Shop is a great place to shop for unique historical gifts and books, all year round! Every purchase benefits the Monroe County Historical Association’s mission. Browse our Gift Shop below for local and Pennsylvania history books, historical document replicas, artwork, keepsakes, craft books and children’s activities. Then order and pay online with our secure Shopping Cart.
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Covers the history of the Sherman, Grand, Plaza, Stroud, Casino at Mount Pocono, Foxmoor, early nickelodeons and other theaters (Dreamland, Bijou, Nickelet, Lyric, etc.), the drive-ins (Effort, Pocono, Skyline, Blue Ridge), as well as resort and camp theaters, including Buck Hill Auditorium, Casino at Lutherland, and others.
Details the coming of Sunday movies, “talking pictures,” 3-D, CinemaScope, air conditioning, Pennsylvania movie censorship, and many other subjects.