By Robert Singletary Special for the Nickel’s Worth The history of the motion picture industry had its beginning in the late 1800s. By the early 1900s, the making and showing of movies was developing into a major industry. There were over a dozen movie theaters in northern Idaho by 1911. Three of those, the Alene Theater, the Edison,…

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| February 10, 2021 1:00 AM The Museum of North Idaho is seeking items for its 2021 featured exhibit, “Hollywood of the North.” It is particularly interested in objects relating to the Dream Theater, Wilma Theater (especially interior photographs and artifacts), and Nell Shipman Studios. MNI welcomes the opportunity to consider exhibit loans or donations. There…

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