Liberty Theater

612 Flynn Street,
Alva, OK 73717

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The Liberty Theater began as a silent film theater in 1907. It was equipped with Vitaphone sound discs on June 7, 1929. The building burned in 1933.

Contributed by Lauren Grubb

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KenRoe
KenRoe on July 24, 2005 at 9:40 am

The 600 seat Liberty Theater is listed in the 1941 and 1943 editions of Film Daily Yearbook. It’s not in the 1950 edition.

xxx
xxx on October 24, 2005 at 2:13 pm

Alva had five theater structures that ringed the town square-LIBERTY (nee-Opera House), Pix, Ranger, and Rialto. Click hear to see them all;
http://community.webshots.com/album/37080327UvSytP
and again for history of 1907 NEW OPERA HOUSE;
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seymourcox
seymourcox on January 21, 2007 at 10:30 am

To see a vintage shot of this house when it known as Fox Movietone Theatre, go to Archive page on below site, then enter Movietone-
http://okhistory.cuadra.com/star/public.html

missmelbatoast
missmelbatoast on July 21, 2007 at 8:04 pm

According to above links, this this theatre was known as the Opera House, Grand, Movietone, and Liberty – in that order. Thank you!
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raybradley
raybradley on May 28, 2009 at 4:51 pm

Advanced link with vintage exterior photo -
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