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Empress Theatre

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Title

Empress Theatre

Subject

Photo of the Empress Theatre, Kearney, Nebraska

Description

Colored photograph of the Empress Theatre in Kearney, Nebraska. The theater opened on September 21, 1914. The named changed to Fort Theater during the 1940s and officially closed in 1993. Today, the building still stands as Fort Dentistry in Kearney, Nebraska and the office aims to preserve the theater history by decorating its lobby with the theater's original movie seats, ticket machine, and other original artifacts and memorabilia.

Source

Don Dingman

Date

06/20/2015
1993
1914
1940s

Contributor

April White
Rob Foresman
Dr. Jinny Turman (scans)

Rights

Don Dingman
University of Nebraska at Kearney (Images)

Relation

http://jabberclarks.blogspot.com/2011/09/theater-fort-kearney-nebraska.html
http://www.kearneyhub.com/news/local/empress-theatre-gets-new-electric-sign/article_019f92ae-a0b6-11e3-9ae8-0019bb2963f4.html
http://www.nebraskahistory.org/histpres/nebraska/buffalo.htm

Format

Placard
JPEG

Language

English

Coverage

Kearney, Nebraska

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Print of Charcoal, Pastel and Pencil