Gem Theater

17 S. Broadway,
Edmond, OK 73034

Unfavorite 1 person favorited this theater

Gem Theater

Viewing: Photo | Street View

The first Gem Theater, opened around 1917, was located at 117 S. Broadway. It was owned by W.Z. “Willie” Spearman.

In 1921, a new Gem Theater was constructed at 17 S. Broadway at the corner of W. Main Street. The theater closed in the 1950’s.

Contributed by Lauren Grubb

Recent comments (view all 2 comments)

kencmcintyre on June 22, 2008 at 6:03 pm

This is 13-15 S. Broadway. The building on the corner, which would be the end of the 0-100 block, looks too new to be built in the 1920s. Subsequently the Gem could be this building or it could be obliterated. No way to tell.

raybradley on July 13, 2010 at 6:13 pm

A recent view of the former Gem Theatre can be seen on this page …

You must login before making a comment.

New Comment

Subscribe Want to be emailed when a new comment is posted about this theater?
Just login to your account and subscribe to this theater