State Theater

118 E. Dewey Avenue,
Sapulpa, OK 74066

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State Theater

Since Sapulpa is a suburb of Tulsa the State Theater held a big city look. Designed in conservative Gothic architecture the State Theater was quite destinctive in appearance.

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seymourcox on August 27, 2007 at 7:58 pm

View 1937 State Theater interior/exterior photos of the by typeing in word “sapulpa” -
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missmelbatoast on September 10, 2007 at 4:32 am

View of the State Theatre after streamlining -

Religeous picture showing was another one of gimmick producer Kroger Babb’s cheapies, who usually pitched sexploitation stinkers!

Rodney on September 11, 2007 at 1:12 am

Miss Melba:
After looking at the OHS photos, I honestly don’t beleive your posting are images of the State in Sapulpa. There is no resemblance.

zenmechanic on June 25, 2008 at 2:49 pm

The Tulsa Library pictures linked by Miss Melba Toast are of the Yale Theater in downtown Sapulpa.

seymourcox on February 27, 2011 at 11:22 pm

Address for the State Theatre is 118 E. Dewey.

seymourcox on February 27, 2011 at 11:28 pm

From google maps, street view, comes this photo of the former State Theatre.
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seymourcox on February 27, 2011 at 11:32 pm

From google maps comes this image of the State Theatre, 118 E. Dewey, Sapulpa, OK
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Lauren Durbin
Lauren Durbin on February 28, 2011 at 1:34 pm

The first street view is of the Yale, and it doesn’t look much like the historic photos as it appears the top of the building was rebuilt.
The second street view is off a bit. Its the building to the left of the white pickup. Red brick, strong white trim and a glass display area. That’s the State. Compare to the photos on the website.
I’d link the photos on my site, but I had a database error and poof! I’ll get those photos back up as soon as possible.

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