This building at the corner of Main Street and Center Street might be the Whitaker Theater in Circleville.
Grant Smith, 25 June 2005

Whittaker Theatre

10 East Main Street
Circleville, Utah
(1940 - 1950)
Closed
The Whitaker Theater showed movies in Circleville from about 1940 to 1950.1

Earl Whittaker owned movie theaters in Marysvale and Circleville. During World War II, the theaters showed the film “Salute to the Marines” in an effort to raise interest in buying war bonds.2


1. "Rural 1", http://movie-theatre.org
, listing as its sources the Film Weekly Film Journal yearbooks 1920, 1925, 1930, 1935, 1940, 1945, 1950, 1955 and International motion picture almanacs 1961, 1964, 1969, 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1995, 1998, 2000
2. "Chapter 12: The Middle Years", A History of Piute County, by Linda King Newell, Utah State History Suite CD-ROM