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1949 photo added courtesy of Christopher Zimmer.
Criterion photo in this article.
El Miro photo in this article.
It was still the Round-Up Theatre in 1964 and 1970, the dates of the two photos I uploaded.
It had become the Round-Up in 1947 when Ted Gamble took it over.
With a Westerns only policy and Western themed interior. I have found no record of it returning to the Rex Theatre name.
11/12/37 Clarick Theatre fire photo added courtesy of Lynette Warneke Gray.
Undated photo added courtesy of Mike Daily.
Link with 4 vintage photos and the history of the Pelican Theater.
1965 photo added courtesy of John Chiax.
1965 & 2016 photos added.
The latter has a marquee that reads “No Longer A Porn Theatre”.
I found those two on a Facebook page called Forgotten Oregon.
I must have found 10-15 pics of various theatres, and I wasn’t even ¼ of the way through their photos section.
I’ve already created 4 new CT pages for missing theatres based on what I’ve found.
Still need to make one for the Parkrose when I have time.
1970 photo added, credit University of Oregon Library with link below it.
1964 photo added courtesy of John Chiax.
Below is a link to the new page for the Music Box Theatre.
It includes a pdf link that must be copied & pasted to access and open, that has the full history of the building from the Historic Resource Inventory of Portland.
Also below is a PDX History link that has photos of most Portland theatres.
The Overview should be credited to Joe Vogel.
Below is the Historic Resource Inventory link/PDF which has the full history of the Broadhill Building/Music Box Theatre. Copy and paste is the only way to access the link.
Early `50’s photo added courtesy of Curtis R. Hickman.
I’ve submitted a CT page for the Music Box Theatre next door to the Fox, including Joe Vogel’s information above. As well as additional info I found in a PDF, which I will add with photos once the page is up.
For the record it was built in 1924 as the Broadhill Building, and remodeled in 1959 into the Music Box.
Circa 1962 postcard added courtesy of Craig Addams.
Circa 1963 postcard added courtesy of Craig Addams.
Circa 1960 postcard added courtesy of Paul Jeffries.
1961 photo added courtesy of the book Spectacular Illumination, by Tom Zimmerman and J. Eric Lynxwiler
Two 1939 photos added courtesy of the Boston Public Library.
1945-46 photo added, credit Robert McNeill (RU ET 61), courtesy of Susan McNeill.
Via the below website, with a link to an article by Briana Thomas of Washingtonian Magazine.
(Article uses a cropped version.)
Circa 1920’s photo added courtesy of Steve Betz.
1920 photo added courtesy of Paul Jeffries.
Above the poster it reads “All Talking Pictures”.
Here is the link that mentions the development on the old drive-in site. Paragraph 9.
Photo taken 3/25/66-4/21/66.