WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
THE WADSWORTH BUILDING
St. George, Utah
LOCATION33 N. Main Street (left/south third)
35 N. Main Street (center)
37 N. Main Street (right/north third)
St. George, UT 84770
HISTORYThe Wadsworth Building was built in 1927.
It has been the home of a number of businesses:
Jimmy's Fountain & Lunch
R. M. Reber Insurance Agency
Reber Investment Corp.
Dixie College students often rented the apartments in the Wadsworth Building.
Around 2005, the building was known as the Main Street Theatre & Ballroom. The theatre/auditorium had been gutted and was being used for storage. The upper floor was being used as a ballroom. There were retail businesses and a TV station on the main floor.
The Wadsworth Building is still in use.
WCHS-01355 Wadsworth Building and Dixie Theatre in 1949
Wadsworth and McArthur Buildings in the early 2000s