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Empress Theatre - 2/7 Kimball
Fairbanks, Alaska
535 2nd Ave.
Organ installation timeframe: 1927 -
 
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Empress Theatre following remodel, c.1953. Note organ console in orchestra pit. Photo courtesy cinematour.com
 
The Empress Theatre had a 2/7 Kimball installed in 1927. Current status is unknown.
 
In a 1976 THEATRE ORGAN article, Frank Butte makes reference to using parts of the Empress Kimball in the Anchorage Uncle's Pizza restaurant organ, but it is unknown if this ever happened.
 

Empress Theatre, c.1952. Photo courtesy cinematour.com
 
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Early view of Cushman St. showing signage for the Empress Theatre
 

c.1967
 
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1960's
 
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1960's


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