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This category is meant for buildings that are still classic theaters or buildings that once were theaters. If it is no longer a theater, then it must still have the theater features.
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Vintage Movie TheatersPIX Theater - Centerville, TX

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This is a vacant building. It is believed the theater closed in the 50s. At some time during the 1980's, the Christian Life Center occupied the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 2/2/2016

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersTown Theater - Huntsville, TX

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The Town Theatre opened in 1947 as an 832-seat movie theatre. Around 1974 the Town Theatre closed.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 2/2/2016

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersMexia Theater - Mexia, TX

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The Mexia Theatre sign appears to be from the 1950s or 1960s. The building now houses a church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 1/28/2016

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersKiggins Theatre - Vancouver, WA

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Located in downtown Vancouver, the Kiggins Theatre was named for and financed by local mayor J.P. Kiggins. It opened in 1936.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Washington

date approved: 1/28/2016

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersMajestic Theatre - Eastland, TX

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Built in 1920 as the Connollee Theatre (named after one of Eastland’s founding fathers), this small theater featured silent films and stage shows, as well as beauty contests and the occassional opera.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 1/28/2016

last visited: 5/28/2016

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Vintage Movie TheatersThe Knickerbocker Theater - Holland, Michigan

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The Knickerbocker, as it was named and carved upon its face to this day, was reportedly built for $30,000 by local businessmen Tieman Slagh and Arend Smith.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 1/1/2016

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersRitz Theater - McGregor, TX

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Original building was Shaffer’s Implements in the late 1800s, selling wagons and buggies. It became the Ritz in 1936 with one screen and seating for 300.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 1/1/2016

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersTexas Theater - McGregor, TX

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Old 1912 theater had one screen and seating for 500 people.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 1/1/2016

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersHomestake Theatre - Lead SD

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1914 Homestake Theater

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: South Dakota

date approved: 12/28/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersIris Theatre - Eagle Pass

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Had seating for 600. At one time it had a sign that said it was "The Eagle's Nest - Worship Center". The sign has since been removed.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/28/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersState Theater - Benton Harbor MI

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The Art Moderne-style State Theatre opened in 1942

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Michigan

date approved: 12/28/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersEureka Theater - Batesville, MS

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Was once also a bar and grill but was vacant upon my visit

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Mississippi

date approved: 12/28/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersWalton Theater - Walton, NY

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This is a small town, multi-use theater. It had live theater and still does have some. Movies are a regular event.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 12/28/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersAztec Theater - Eagle Pass, TX

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The Aztec Theatre was built in 1915 in a Mayan Revival style. It closed around 1982. It is now home to Booty's Grill.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/22/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersRaye Theatre - Hondo, TX

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The Raye Theatre opened around 1940. It has one screen and 476 seats.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/22/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersAlameda Theater - San Antonio, TX

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When it opened on March 9, 1949, the Alameda Theater was the largest movie palace ever dedicated to Spanish language films & the performing arts. It has one screen and 2,462 seats. It is under restoration. Closed at this time.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/13/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersPalace Theater - Marlin, TX

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In the heart of Downtown Marlin, Texas, The Palace Theatre is a historic movie house turned community theater. It offers stage productions and dinner theaters.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/1/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersStrand Theater - Marlin, TX

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Now a dentist's office. Used to have 1 screen and seated 390 people.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/1/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersHoward Theater - Taylor, TX

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Named for owner Howard Bland. Col. Bland came to Texas in 1878 and was a prominent citizen of Taylor. Col. Bland took an active interest in city and civic politics, being one of the five person committee that chartered and incorporated the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/29/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersStrand Theatre - Sebring, Ohio

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Strand Theatre, 126 N 15th St, Sebring, Ohio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker

location: Ohio

date approved: 11/25/2015

last visited: 11/21/2015

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Vintage Movie TheatersTexan Theater - Kilgore, TX

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When it was a theater it had 1 Screen and 800 seats.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/25/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersCrim Theatre - Kilgore, TX

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1931 saw the building of the Rex Theater. L.N. Crim purchased the Rex in 1932 and renamed it the Crim, and it became Kilgore’s first-run movie house.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/25/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersCapitol Theater - Rome, NY

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Vintage theater, the first to open in Rome in 1928.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: New York

date approved: 11/20/2015

last visited: never

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Vintage Movie TheatersMidland Theatre - Newark, Ohio

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Midland Theatre - 36 N Park Place, Newark, Ohio

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker

location: Ohio

date approved: 11/2/2015

last visited: 10/20/2015

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Vintage Movie TheatersWaco Hippodrome Theatre - Waco, TX

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Originally opened in 1914 as the Hippodrome. When destroyed by fire it was rebuilt with it's current Mediterranean style in 1929 and was named the Waco Theatre. Current sign has both names.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/2/2015

last visited: 4/10/2016

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