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Interior entrance of Uptown Theatre
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Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The Fox Uptown Theatre was located at 1008 So. Western Avenue in Los Angeles and was built in 1925. It ran first-run movies for Fox, seating 1,600 people, and had a large roof-top sign. It was demolished in 1963.
The entrance to stairways left and right leading up to the balcony seating. Ornate water fountains, chandeliers, and carved staircases can be seen. Architect: L.A. Smith.
1 photograph :b&w
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Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Theaters-Uptown Theater.; 1(259)
Fox Uptown Theatre (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Motion picture theaters--California--Los Angeles
Drinking fountains--California--Los Angeles
Staircases--California--Los Angeles
Smith, Lewis A

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