Staten Island — Victory Theatre — Tompkinsville

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<h2 class="venue">Victory Theatre</h2>
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Victory Theatre - Tompkinsville, Staten Island, NY <img src="../img/VictoryTheatreExt.jpg" alt="The former Victory Theatre - Tompkinsville, Staten Island, N.Y." width="200"> 120 Victory Boulevard<br> Tompkinsville, Staten Island, N.Y. 10301<br> The Victory Theatre in the Tompkinsville district of Staten Island was designed by James Whitford and had 807 seats. The theatre closed in the 1960s and the building was converted for retail use.
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<td class="sources"><h2 class="sources">Sources</h2> Cinema Treasures web site: <a href="http://cinematreasures.org/theater/3398/">http://cinematreasures.org/theater/3398/</a><br> Junchen, David L., comp. and ed. by Jeff Weiler. <em>The WurliTzer Pipe Organ &ndash; An Illustrated History.</em> Chicago: The American Theatre Organ Society, 2005.<br> Kaufmann, Preston J. <em>Encyclopedia of the American Theatre Organ, Vol. 3. </em>Pasadena: Showcase Publications, 1995.<br> Illustration Cinema Treasures web site. Exterior (credit: &quot;Jean&quot;)
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<TR> <TD colspan="2"><strong><a href="html/VictoryTheatre.html">Victory Theatre</a></strong> (Tompkinsville)</TD> </TR> <TR> <TD>120 Victory Boulevard <br> &#9658; II/3 &quot;Style 105&quot; Wurlitzer, Op. 1030 (1925) </TD> </TR>
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Pedal – 32 notes [Organ div no. 1]

16 Bourdon
8 Cello
8 Flute
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Accompaniment (Manual I) – 61 notes [Organ div no. 2]

8 Salicional 4 Salicet
8 Flute 4 Flute
8 Vox Humana Piano (with Mandolin attachment)
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Solo (Manual II) – 61 notes [Organ div no. 3]

16 Bourdon 4 Salicet
8 Salicional 4 Flute
8 Flute
Cathedral Chimes
8 Vox Humana
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General [Organ div no. 4]

One Balanced Expression Pedal
One General Tremulant
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ORGAN 1/1 -- Wurlitzer Organ Company

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Wurlitzer Organ Company

North Tonawanda, N.Y. – Opus 1030 (1925)
Electro-pneumatic action
Style 105
2 manuals, 3 ranks, 2 tuned percussions, 0 traps, Piano Console
The organ in the Victory Theatre was a Wurlitzer "Style 105" with a piano-style console. Dimensions of the organ were 11'6" x 4'3" x 9'6" (high). Wurlitzer's Opus 1030 has a factory date of April 1, 1925. ----------
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