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Encyclopedia > Huntridge Theater

Huntridge Theater sometimes know as the Huntridge Performing Arts Theater is a Streamline Moderne building located in Las Vegas, Nevada that is listed on the United States National Register of Historic Places. The building was designed by S. Charles Lee. Bathers building, now a Maritime Museum at San Franciscos Aquatic Park, 1937 Marine Air Terminal, LaGuardia Airport, 1939 Streamline Moderne, sometimes referred to by either name alone, was a late branch of the Art Deco style. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Entertainment Capital of the World Location Location of Las Vegas in Nevada Coordinates , Government County Clark Mayor Oscar B. Goodman Geographical characteristics Area     City 113. ... Official language(s) None Capital Carson City Largest city Las Vegas Area  Ranked 7th  - Total 110,567 sq mi (286,367 km²)  - Width 322 miles (519 km)  - Length 490 miles (788 km)  - % water 0. ... The National Register of Historic Places is the USAs official list of districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects worthy of preservation. ...


First opened as a cinema, the theater also hosted stage performances and was a concert venue in its last years.


History

Construction began in 1942 with the theater opening on October 10, 1944. It was owned by Loretta Young and Irene Dunn and was the first non-segregated theater in Las Vegas. October 10 is the 283rd day of the year (284th in Leap years). ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... Loretta Young in 1935 Loretta Young (January 6, 1913 – August 12, 2000) was an American actress. ...


The theater was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1993.


While attempting to save the theater, it was operated by the non-profit Friends of the Huntridge Theatre, Inc.. A non-profit organization (often called non-profit org or simply non-profit or not-for-profit) can be seen as an organization that doesnt have a goal to make a profit. ...


The Huntridge Theater closed on July 31, 2004. July 31 is the 212th day (213th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 153 days remaining. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Sources


The Las Vegas Sun was one of Las Vegas, Nevadas two daily newspapers. ...

National Register of Historic Places in Clark County, Nevada

Boulder City Historic District - Old Boulder City Hospital - Boulder Dam Hotel - Boulder Dam Park Museum - Brownstone Canyon Archeological District - Camp Lee Canyon - Clark Avenue Railroad Underpass - Corn Creek Campsite - Desert Valley Museum - Eureka Locomotive - Gold Strike Canyon-Sugarloaf Mountain Traditional Cultural Property - Goodsprings Schoolhouse - Grapevine Canyon Petroglyphs (AZ:F:14:98 ASM) - Green Shack - Hoover Dam - Huntridge Theater - Hidden Forest Cabin - Homestake Mine - Jay Dayton Smith House - Kyle Ranch - Las Vegas Grammar School - Las Vegas High School Academic Building and Gymnasium - Las Vegas High School Neighborhood Historic District - Las Vegas Mormon Fort - Las Vegas Mormon Fort (Boundary Increase) - Las Vegas Post Office and Courthouse - Las Vegas Springs - LDS Moapa Stake Office Building - Little Church of the West - Logandale Elementary School - Mesquite High School Gymnasium - Morelli House - Mormon Well Spring - Moulin Rouge Hotel - Overton Gymnasium - Parley Hunt House - Potosi - Pueblo Grande de Nevada - Railroad Cottage Historic District - Sandstone Ranch - Sheep Mountain Range Archeological District - Sloan Petroglyph Site - Sloan Petroglyph Site (Boundary Increase) - Spanish Trail, Old,-Mormon Road Historic District - Spirit Mountain - Thomas Leavitt House - Tim Springs Petroglyphs - Tule Springs Archeological Site - Tule Springs Ranch - St. Thomas Memorial Cemetery - Washington School - Westside School - Willow Beach Gauging Station The National Register of Historic Places is the USAs official list of districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects worthy of preservation. ... Clark County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nevada. ... Official language(s) None Capital Carson City Largest city Las Vegas Area  Ranked 7th  - Total 110,567 sq mi (286,367 km²)  - Width 322 miles (519 km)  - Length 490 miles (788 km)  - % water 0. ... Boulder City Hospital, a 67 bed facility, is operated as a non-profit hospital. ... Boulder Dam Hotel is a hotel located in Boulder City, Nevada that is listed on the United States National Register of Historic Places. ... Hoover Dam Downstream from Hoover Dam, showing the river, power stations, and power lines. ... The Old Las Vegas Mormon State Historic Park is a state park that contains the Old Mormon Fort which was the first structure built by Europeans in what would become Las Vegas, Nevada 50 years later. ... The Old Las Vegas Mormon State Historic Park is a state park that contains the Old Mormon Fort which was the first structure built by Europeans in what would become Las Vegas, Nevada 50 years later. ... The Little Church of the West is a wedding chapel on the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada that is listed on the United States National Register of Historic Places. ... Sloan Canyon is a National Conservation Area (NCA) administered by the United States Bureau of Land Management (BLM). ... Sloan Canyon is a National Conservation Area (NCA) administered by the United States Bureau of Land Management (BLM). ... The Old Spanish Trail is a historic trade route which connected the northern New Mexican settlement of Santa Fé with that of Los Ángeles in California. ... Floyd Lamb State Park is a 2000 acre Nevada state park in Las Vegas, Nevada. ... Floyd Lamb State Park is a 2000 acre Nevada state park in Las Vegas, Nevada. ...

List of Registered Historic Places in Nevada has the complete state of Nevada list.

 
 

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