KiMo Theater Entrance 1980

The KiMo Theatre, a Pueblo Deco picture palace, opened on Sept. 19, 1927. It was commissioned by the innovative Oresete Bachechi, who had envisioned a Southwestern style theater for Albuquerque.
This photograph was taken of the entrance to the KiMo in 1980 by Carol Highsmith. This photo is part of the Carol Highsmith Collection at the Library of Congress.

Document Type: Photograph
Historical Event: Parks and Monuments
Sub Event: Historic Site Preservation
Origin: Highsmith (Carol M.) Archive, Library of Congress
Date: January 1, 1980
Author: Carol M. Highsmith
Permission: Public Domain
Contributor: Tammie Torres
Albuquerque Historical Society

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