Missouri Theater, Exterior

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Description: Exterior view of side of Missouri Theater at 14th and Main streets, looking southwest along 14th Street. 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.
Date: 1950 ca.
Location: CD92; P35, Box 4, #104
Collection: Robert Askren Photograph Collection (P35)See Finding Aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37889
Barcode: 10018438
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.


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