1346 19th Street,
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The Washington Theatre was built in 1910 for the Lilian Amusement Co., and sat about 1,200. Located at 1330 19th Street, it was last operated by the Franchon & Marco circuit, and was closed and torn down in 1923 when a new Washington Theatre was built nearby on the site of the Washington Airdome.
The second Washington Theatre was designed by R. Levine & Company and was operated by the St. Louis Amusement Co./Arthur Theatres after they acquired the Francon & Marco circuit. In December 1928 it was taken over by the Skouras Theatres chain. Still later, the theater was part of the Mid-America Theatres chain, just before it closed.
The theater contained a Barton organ, which was removed after a blaze in 1946, when the theater was slightly remodeled. The theater was remodeled again in 1975. The Washington Theatre operated until 1980.
It was briefly used afterwards for live events but razed in 1993 to make way for a bus depot.
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