Photo of the Empress Theatre, Kearney, Nebraska
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.
Dr. Jinny Turman (scans)
University of Nebraska at Kearney (Images)
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Print of Charcoal, Pastel and Pencil
“Empress Theatre,” History Harvest, accessed March 23, 2023, https://historyharvest.unl.edu/items/show/989.