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Broad Theatre


Photo from the Columbus Metropolitan Library collection
39-41 W Broad St
Columbus OH

Demolished
Record #19341  
 Opened: March 28, 1921
 Closed: March 31, 1961
 Demolished: Yes (date unknown)
Capacity: 2350 seats
Architect(s):
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National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Rialto, James
 Previously operated by: Loews Theatres

Information for this tour was contributed by Columbus Metropolitan Library.

The James Theatre was originally called the Rialto and was renamed the Loew's Broad Theatre on 8/21/1927. The theater was replaced with the Huntington Trust Building, 30 S. Front St.

 Photos
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1960 photos from the Columbus Metropolitan Library collection.


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1956 photos from the Columbus Metropolitan Library collection.


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 Postcards
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Postcards from the Columbus Metropolitan Library collection.


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Last featured 2002-12-27. Last edited 3/19/2009.

 
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