Description: Exterior of Missouri Theater at 14th and Main streets, looking northwest along Main Street. Shops neighboring the theater include Mary Ann Shikles and McCaskey Registers.
Creator: Askren, Robert G.
Subject: Stores & shops; Theaters; Motion picture theaters; Main Street Theater; Missouri Theater; Empire Theater; AMC Entertainment, Incorporated
Date: 1950 ca.
Location: CD92; P35, Box 4, #105
Collection: Robert Askren Photograph Collection (P35)See Finding Aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37889
Item Type: Negative
Note: Theater opened as the Main Street Theater in 1921, changing to the Missouri Theater in 1941. It was later purchased by RKO and renamed the Empire Theater. It was renovated by AMC Entertainment and reopened in 2009 as AMC Main Street Theater, a first-run cineplex.