Dunbar Theatre

1007 North Cleveland Avenue,
Wichita, KS 67214

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Dunbar Theatre

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The Dunbar Theatre, designed by architect Raymond M. Harmon, opened on August 15, 1941. This theatre was built for African Americans. It was named after Paul Laurence Dunbar, an African American poet. The Dunbar Theatre closed in the late 1950’s. The building still stands but is vacant.

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Keith Wondra
Keith Wondra on March 27, 2013 at 6:54 pm

Below are some photos I took of the Dunbar Theatre with its new marquee. http://www.flickr.com/photos/historian77/sets/72157632695967453/

Tinseltoes
Tinseltoes on June 1, 2013 at 10:22 am

Update on restoration efforts: kansas

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