Quinby Opera House, The

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The Quinby Opera House
Type Concert Hall
Industry Recreation
Fate Dissolved
Founded Wooster, Ohio (February 1, 1877 (1877-02-01))
Headquarters corner of N. Buckeye and Larwill Sts., Wooster, Ohio
Number of locations 1
Products Concert hall
Services Seating for 1,000 people

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Comprehensive History[edit | edit source]

The building was constructed by contractor D.C. Curry & Co. during late summer of 1876 and opened it's doors for the first performance on January 24, 1877. The architect was Mr. C. M. Amaden.[1]

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Historical documents[edit | edit source]

  • Wooster, Ohio Sesquicentennial Celebration, June 14-21, 1958, p. 6

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Timeline[edit | edit source]

  • 1877 - January 24, Quinby Opera House Opens.
  • 1877 - February 1, Grand opening & First Shakespeare's comedy
  • 1900 - Building torn down 1900 circa

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wooster Republican, 1877-JAN-25 p.3
  2. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1917-06-12, p. 2
  3. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1918-02-20, p. 3
  4. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1918-04-19, p. 2
  5. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1918-04-19, p. 6
  6. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1919-11-24, p. 3
  7. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1920-01-17, p. 3
  8. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1920-01-19, p. 4
  9. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1920-01-21, p. 2
  10. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1920-01-23, p. 4
  11. Wooster Republican, 1877-JAN-25 p.3

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