Hollywood's Roosevelt Hotel, which hosted the first Academy Award ceremony in 1929. The building is located along Hollywood Boulevard, southwest of today's H&H CENTER.
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Hollywood's Pantages ["pan-tay-jus"] Theatre, an Oscar Night venue for the years between 1950 and 1959. It is located at the Hollywood and Vine intersection, several blocks east of the H&H CENTER.
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