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Elm Theatre


2001 Photo from the Roger Katz collection
924 S Quaker Ln
West Hartford CT 06110

Closed
Record #496  
 Opened: November 10, 1948
 Closed: September 8, 2002
 Current Use:
 Demolished:
Capacity: 895 seats
Architect(s):
Architectural Style(s): Streamline Moderne
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As:

Information for this tour was contributed by Roger Katz.

The shopping plaza attached to the Elm has been demolished. The theatre inside is being gutted, but it appears that the structure will be retained for use as a Walgreen's Pharmacy.

 Photos
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November 2004 photos from the Roger Katz collection.


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Right wall detail.

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2003 photos from the Scott Neff collection.


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Last featured 7/23/2005. Last edited 3/23/2008.

 
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