The Allen Theater burned in early December 2009. I was sent these photos of it today.
It opened in 1951 with 946 seats and was closed as a theater in 1990.
photo from 1983- copyright Michael G. Stewart
Photo from 2010 – copyright Michael G. Stewart
6822 New Hamsphire Avenue, Takoma Park, MD
Some more photos, taken on the road on a trip to Chattanooga this past week, by my Dad, Michael G. Stewart.
That’s my mom in the red