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1. Baby Lovett Baby Lovett File contains photos and information on Sam Lovett, or Baby Lovett, an African American jazz drummer raised in Louisiana and coming to Kansas City about 1922 as "a sound-effects man for silent movies"...

2. Drive In Theaters Drive In Theaters

3. George W. Warder George W. Warder Photos, illustrations, and information on Colonel George Warder (1848-1906), builder and founder of the Warder Grand Opera House in Kansas City in 1887 at 9th and Holmes Streets (later rebuilt as the Auditorium...

4. Granada Theater Granada Theater Information about the Granada Theater at 1015 Minnesota Avenue that became a venue for silent and other motion pictures, organ concerts, community events, etc., with photos.

5. Loew's Midland Theater Loew's Midland Theater

6. Pantages Theater Pantages Theater File contains an ad with a photo of the Pantages Theater of Kansas City, managed by Louis Charninsky. Opened in 1921 at 12th Street just west of McGee Street (named for vaudeville circuit organizer Alexander...