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Home > Missouri > Saint Joseph > Missouri Theater Building, 713-715 Edmond Street, Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, MO



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South Front From Southeast
HB715672
South Front From Southeast
General View Of South Front From Southwest
HB715673
General View Of South Front From Southwest
South Front With Scale Rod (at Left Side Of Theater Next To Alley)
HB715674
South Front With Scale Rod (at Left Side Of Theater Next To Alley)
South Front
HB715675
South Front
General View Of Stage Area From South
HB715676
General View Of Stage Area From South
Detail Showing Ceiling Canopy And Chandelier
HB715677
Detail Showing Ceiling Canopy And Chandelier
Detail Showing Columns And Frieze, East Side Of Auditorium, Area Of Stage
HB715678
Detail Showing Columns And Frieze, East Side Of Auditorium, Area Of Stage
Detail Showing Frieze, Southeast Corner Of Balcony
HB715679
Detail Showing Frieze, Southeast Corner Of Balcony
Detail Showing Bull Bracket Over Ornate Column, Southeast Corner Of Balcony
HB715680
Detail Showing Bull Bracket Over Ornate Column, Southeast Corner Of Balcony
Detail Showing Sculpture Relief Of Winged Lion, Orchestra Area Of Auditorium Near Stage
HB715681
Detail Showing Sculpture Relief Of Winged Lion, Orchestra Area Of Auditorium Near Stage


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Item Title


Location
713-715 Edmond Street, Saint Joseph, MO

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MO-1847
Building/structure dates: 1927 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1947 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1960 subsequent work
Significance: Building has regional significance as an example of the sumptuous interiors used in theaters in the 1920s. The building has played a part in St. Joseph's downtown entertainment scene first as a movie and vaudeville house, and currently as a resource for active civic organizations.

Subjects
Theaters


Related Names
Goldman, Joseph
Roller Brothers
W.J. Assenmacher Company
Capital Building Company Of Lincoln,NE


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. SOUTH FRONT FROM SOUTHEAST
2. GENERAL VIEW OF SOUTH FRONT FROM SOUTHWEST
3. SOUTH FRONT WITH SCALE ROD (AT LEFT SIDE OF THEATER NEXT TO ALLEY)
4. SOUTH FRONT
5. GENERAL VIEW OF STAGE AREA FROM SOUTH
6. DETAIL SHOWING CEILING CANOPY AND CHANDELIER
7. DETAIL SHOWING COLUMNS AND FRIEZE, EAST SIDE OF AUDITORIUM, AREA OF STAGE
8. DETAIL SHOWING FRIEZE, SOUTHEAST CORNER OF BALCONY
9. DETAIL SHOWING BULL BRACKET OVER ORNATE COLUMN, SOUTHEAST CORNER OF BALCONY
10. DETAIL SHOWING SCULPTURE RELIEF OF WINGED LION, ORCHESTRA AREA OF AUDITORIUM NEAR STAGE


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