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Yeager Theatre  
Address Historical address: 5942 SE Main Street, Township of Lent, Oregon (annexed into Portland in 1913)
Modern address: 5942 SE 92nd Avenue, Portland
Opening Night Seating Capacity 300
Original Theater Owner R.M. Yeager
Original Theater Architect unknown
Years of Operation Opened in 1913?
Operated as Yeager Theatre: 1913?-1937?
Type of Musical Accompaniment unknown
Current Status Operating as an event facility

The Yeager Theatre opened sometime in or before 1913.

Portland’s street numbering changed in 1933.

The theater continued to operate as a film theater under Yeager’s ownership through at least 1937. The building may have been converted to other use as a retail store in 1938.

The building is currently (2010) operated as an event facility named the Pantheon Ballroom.

References: FilmYearBook-1926 p. 568 : with additional information provided by Cora Potter.

 

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