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Creator
Askren, Robert G (12)

Subject
Motion Picture Theater... (12)
Theaters (7)
Ticket Offices (5)
Loew's Midland Theater (5)
Midland Theater (5)
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Date
Circa 1954 (8)
Circa 1950 (2)
1954 (1)
Circa 1940s (1)

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1. 12th and Main Streets 12th and Main Streets circa 1940s Looking north along Main Street from 12th Street. On the right is the southwest corner of the Jones Store building. Harzfeld's Department Store is visible one block south, and signs for King Joy Lo Restaurant,...

2. Electric Theater, Box Office Electric Theater, Box Office circa 1954 The box office for the Electric Theater at 536 Minnesota in Kansas City, Kansas, advertises "The Caine Mutiny" with Humphrey Bogart. Listed ticket prices are 50 cents for adults and 15 cents for children....

3. Electric Theater, Exterior Electric Theater, Exterior circa 1954 Exterior view of the Electric Theater at 536 Minnesota in Kansas City, Kansas, showing marquee, entrance, and signage. Theater advertises "The Caine Mutiny" with Humphrey Bogart. Shops neighbor the theater,...

4. Loew's Midland Theater, Box Office and Marquee Loew's Midland Theater, Box Office and Marquee circa 1954 Entrance to Midland Theater with marquee and box office. Signage advertises "Betrayed" with Clark Gable and Lana Turner.

5. Loew's Midland Theater, Exterior Loew's Midland Theater, Exterior circa 1954 Photograph shows the exterior of Loew's Midland theater along 13th Street, looking east. In the background, the Jackson County Executive Office Building is visible and on the corner is Hurst's Jewelers....

6. Loew's Midland Theater, Exterior Loew's Midland Theater, Exterior circa 1954 Midland Theater entrance, marquee, and box office. Movies showing are "El Alamein" with Scott Brady and "Betrayed" with Clark Gable and Lana Turner. A greeting card shop abuts the theater to the north....

7. Loew's Midland Theater, Interior Loew's Midland Theater, Interior circa 1954 View of the interior of Loew's Midland Theater shows a room with tiled floor and wood-paneled walls, featuring an ornately carved fireplace flanked by urns and an armchair.

8. Loew's Midland Theater, Marquee Loew's Midland Theater, Marquee circa 1954 Close-up of detail work, lights, and signage on underside of Midland Theater marquee. Signs advertise 1953's "El Alamein" with Scott Brady and 1954's "Betrayed" with Clark Gable, Lana Turner, and Louis...

9. Missouri Theater, Exterior Missouri Theater, Exterior circa 1950 Exterior view of side of Missouri Theater at 14th and Main, looking southwest along 14th Street.

10. Missouri Theater, Exterior Missouri Theater, Exterior circa 1950 Exterior of Missouri Theater at 14th and Main, looking northwest along Main Street. Shops neighboring the theater include Mary Ann Shikles and McCaskey Registers.

11. Paramount Theater Paramount Theater circa 1954 Looking west across the intersection of 12th Street and Main toward the Paramount Theater, located at 1114 Main Street. The Paramount's marquee advertises "Duel in the Jungle" with Jeanne Crain and Dana...

12. Paramount Theater, Entrance and Box Office Paramount Theater, Entrance and Box Office 1954 The entrance and box office for Paramount Theater at 1114 Main. The theater is showing "Duel in the Jungle" with Jeanne Crain and Dana Andrews. A young woman staffs the ticket counter.