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Daffin Theatre

Photo from the State Archives of Florida collection
College Ave
Tallahassee FL

Demolished 1933
Record #27444  
 Closed: December 5, 1933
 Demolished: 1933
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Capital City, State

Information for this tour was contributed by State Archives of Florida.

The State Theatre, originally known as the Capital City and owned by H.B. Maund, was located in a remodeled livery stable. It was bought by C.E. Daffin in 1914 and remodeled and renamed the Daffin Theater. It opened as the State Theatre on Feburary 13, 1932 and burned with the Venetia Restaurant in December, 1933.

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December 1933 photos from the State Archives of Florida collection.

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Photos from the State Archives of Florida collection.

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