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Coliseum Theatre - 2/7 Kimball
Ketchikan, Alaska
405 Mission St.
Organ installation timeframe: (1923-1956)
 
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Mission Street, Coliseum Theatre on left, c.1920's
 
The Coliseum Theatre had a 2/7 Kimball installed in 1923. Current status is unknown.
 
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Note the addition of the "Vitaphone" sign indicating the photo was
probably taken sometime in the 1930's.
 
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Coliseum Theatre on left, c. 1930s
 

Coliseum Theatre signage
In 1956, a fire destroyed the theatre as well as 11 other businesses, causing $600,000 damage. Many other business suffered smoke damage in the 5-1/2 hour blaze. The theatre was rebuilt in 1957 and still operates as the "Coliseum Twin Theatre."

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View of Mission Street during the fire, 1956
 



Rebuilt Coliseum Theatre on left, c.1970s

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