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The Larkin Theatre in San Francisco: Then and Now

Take a look at the transformation of the Larkin Theatre in San Francisco from 1939 to the present day. Learn about the history of this iconic building and the changes it has gone through over the years.
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This photo shows the Larkin Theatre at 816 Larkin St. in San Francisco on May 4th, 1939. The theatre still stands and is now the New Century Theater (a strip club).

Packard Sedan on Larkin Street in front of Larkin Theatre at 816 Larkin Street. Larkin Theatre is now the location of New Century Theater.
San Francisco Police Department Photograph Bureau Negatives / Bureau of Accident Investigation and Prevention, San Francisco Police Department Records.

Source: San Francisco Public Library

Here is what the theater looks like today on Google Street View.

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