Collegiate Theater

Also known as: Shorty's, Shorty's Famous Hot Dogs
214 S. White Street, Wake Forest, NC


Street View 


Non-Contributing Resource in the Downtown Wake Forest Historic District.

One-story brick building with a stretcher-bond facade of brown brick, a stepped parapet, and a modem storefront under a canvas awning. According to one account, Shorty's (a restaurant) occupied this building in the 1930s, followed by the Collegiate Theater. Presently Shorty's Famous Hot Dogs.

Update Log 

  • October 12, 2015: Added by Michael Miller

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