Booth Theater (Independence, Kansas)
|Location||119 W. Myrtle St., Independence, Kansas|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architectural style||Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Mission/Spanish Revival, Italian Renaissance|
|NRHP Reference #||88001903|
|Added to NRHP||October 13, 1988|
The Booth Theater is a historic movie theater located at 119 W. Myrtle St. in Independence, Kansas. The building was constructed in 1911 and renovated for use as a movie theater in 1926-27. The redesigned theater was the first in Independence to be designed specifically for use as a movie theater. The Boller Brothers, an architectural firm known for their theater designs, designed the theater in a mixture of the Spanish Renaissance and Italian Renaissance Revival styles. The theater showed films until its closure in 1980.
- National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- Nimz, Dale (May 27, 1988). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Booth Theater" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved January 21, 2014. Accompanied by photos.
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