State Theatre

Adams County

434 S 8th | Quincy, IL

Opened Christmas Day with Alexander’s Ragtime Band starring Tyrone Power, Alice Faye, and Don Ameche; erected by Leo Monckton.

Two innovations never before in Quincy: acoustical devices for the hearing impaired and a crying room for mothers with babies to still view & hear the show

1938 / ART DECO / CHARLES BEHRENSMEYER architect

Abundant Architecture

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