Proctor's Theater (Yonkers, New York)

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Proctor's Theater
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Proctor's RKO Theater as seen from Nepperhan Avenue
Proctor's Theater (Yonkers, New York) is located in New York
Proctor's Theater (Yonkers, New York)
Location 53 S. Broadway, Yonkers, New York
Coordinates 40°55′55.6″N 73°53′58.0″W / 40.932111°N 73.899444°W / 40.932111; -73.899444Coordinates: 40°55′55.6″N 73°53′58.0″W / 40.932111°N 73.899444°W / 40.932111; -73.899444
Area less than one acre
Built 1914
Architect William E. Lehman
Architectural style Classical Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference #

08001083

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Added to NRHP November 21, 2008

Proctor's Theater, also known as Proctor's Palace and RKO Proctor's, is a historic (1914) movie theater located at Yonkers, Westchester County, New York. It was built 1914-1916 and operated initially as a vaudeville house. William E. Lehman was the theater's architect. It became part of the RKO Pictures circuit in 1929 and closed as a movie theater in 1973. It was subsequently converted to retail and office use.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2008.[1]

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