Star (Corvallis)

Star Theater

1908-1911

131 2nd St., Corvallis, Oregon


Owners/managers: Clarence Whiteside began the Star Theater around 1908 but then sold the theater in 1909 to W.N. Brown and Henry Stump.

The Daily Gazette-Times, August 28,1909

Programming notes:

As displayed below Admission in the the Star Theater was typically 10 cents for motion pictures.

Corvallis Gazette Times, 14 October 1910

Promotional strategies notes:

The Star Theater mostly advertised through posting in the newspapers their showing times.

The Daily Gazette-Times, September 17, 1909


Works Cited:

Corvallis Gazette-Times. Star Theater. 14 October 1910

Hall, Bennett. “Picture Pioneers”. Corvallis Gazette Times,2 April 2009.

The Daily Gazette- Times. The Daily Gazette- Times.4 September 2018