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    • Merchant Block, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1860 - 1880
    • Landscape view; address given for photographer is Merchant Block, 22 Washington Avenue, Minneapolis; building is identified as the Pence Opera House located at Hennepin Ave and 2nd Street; verso of card is advertising for a number of Minneapolis...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • American Views; New H Series; Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1860 - 1880
    • Nicollet Avenue is unpaved; buildings may include the G. F. Warner building on far right with mansard roof, and the Grand Opera House in center of block; on verso of card is written in pencil, BRK-484.
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Bird's-eye view of Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1874?
    • Bird's eye view of Minneapolis. Many churches, sawmills, hotels and points of interest are identified on the bottom margin.
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • The Lorgnette, Pence Opera House Program, February 7, 1881

    • 1881-02-07
    • Pence Opera House Program for week of February 7, 1881 listing performance of "Uncle Tom's Cabin." Program lists cast, synopsis of incidents, and describes new scenery by Clausen and H. Silloway, designed for Apotheosis of Eva. Includes...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • The Lorgnette, Pence Opera House Program, February 19, 1881

    • 1881-02-19
    • Pence Opera House Program for week of February 19, 1881 listing performance of the Patriotic Irish Drama "Peep O'Day or Savoureen Delish." Program lists cast and order of acts. Includes advertisement for many Minneapolis businesses, and notes...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Pence Opera House Program, January 7, 1882

    • 1882-01-07
    • Pence Opera House Program for January 7, 1882, listing performance of "The Merchant of Venice" by William Shakespeare, and the farce "Turn Him Out." Program lists cast and promotes "The Overland Route" opening on January 9. Includes advertisements...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Three Guardsmen! Theater Program, Minneaopolis, Minnesota

    • 1882-10-18
    • One page program for "Three Guardsmen!" production at Pence Opera House, listing cast, production crew, and a synopsis of incidents.
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Pence Opera House Theater Program, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1882-12-28
    • One page program for "Around the World in Eighty Days" performed at the Pence Opera House, commencing on Thursday, December 28. Program lists cast of characters and detailed synopsis of scenes and incidents.
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Pence Opera House Theater Program, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1883-01-29
    • One page program for the Comic Trick Pantomime "Humpty Dumpty!" performed at the Pence Opera House by the World's Greatest Pantomimists, Grimaldi Zeltner, Charles Chrisdie and Mademoiselle Ada Boshelle, commencing Monday, January 29. Program lists...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Grand Opera House Lake Superior Scenery, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1884?
    • Grand Opera House building showing intersection of fourth avenue west and Superior street; people; horse and carriage
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Grand Opera House, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1885-10
    • Looking east from Fourth Avenue West.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Pence Opera House Program, Week of March 22 to 29, 1886

    • 1886-03
    • Pence Opera House Programme for March 22 to 29, 1886, performance of "Uncle Tom's Cabin." Program lists cast, order of acts, and announces reopening of Pence Opera House, and theater staff. Includes advertisements for many Minneapolis businesses,...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Grand Opera House Program, National Opera Season, December 22, 1887

    • 1887-12
    • Grand Opera program for National Opera Season, period beginning on December 22, 1887. Lists performances of Grand Opera in English, "Tannhauser" by Wagner, "Faust" by Charles Gounod, "The Queen of Sheba" by Karl Goldmark, and "Lohengrin" by Wagner,...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • View from hillside to Lake Superior, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1888
    • View of Duluth housing stock and downtown area from hillside at about eights avenue west looking east; Spalding; Grand Opera; coal docks; Union Depot
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Interior of Grand Opera House, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1888?
    • Interior of Grand Opera theater; balcony seating and view to the stage; chandelier; Moorish-style boxes
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Grand Opera House, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1888?
    • Grand Opera House front entrance and fa?ºade; built by Munger and Markell; fourth avenue west and Superior street; people; Cormany photographer; post office; signs; Chamber of Commerce
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Pence Opera House Program, Thanksgiving Week

    • 1888?
    • Pence Opera House Program for week of November 21, year unknown, listing performance of "Fogg's Ferry" in first half of week and "Little Barefoot" as Thanksgiving matinee. Program lists casts and gives synopses of plays. Includes advertisements...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Arcade Opera House, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1889 - 1891
    • An architectural drawing showing an exterior perspective of the Arcade Opera House and Arcade Building.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Temple Opera, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1889 - 1895
    • Built as a Masonic Temple in 1889, Second Avenue East and Superior Street, it was also a theater. The top floors and the iconic onion bulb feature of the Temple Opera building were removed in the 1940s. The avenue entrance was removed. The...
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Grand Opera House Fire, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1889-01-28
    • Wirth and Traphagen 1883 designed theater at Fourth Avenue West and Superior Street burned on January 29, 1889.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Grand Opera House Fire, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1889-01-29
    • Smoldering site and frozen water after the fire burned the opera house at Fourth Avenue West and Superior Street. This is the view from the avenue looking toward Superior street.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Grand Opera Programme, December 1889

    • 1889-12
    • Grand Opera Program for period commencing December 23, listing performances of "A Poor Relation" and "An Arrant Knave," including casts and synopses. Includes advertisements with illustrations or photographs.
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Temple Opera Building, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1889?
    • Interior of Temple Opera; back stage workers John Palmer and James Laundergan; Temple Opera was built in 1889
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Temple Opera Building, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1889?
    • Interior of Temple Opera; stage; backdrops; box seats; may be actors in costume on stage; Temple Opera was built in 1889
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Temple Opera Building, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1889?
    • Looking to Temple Opera at second avenue east and Superior street; small frame buildings in foreground; may be construction site; Temple Opera was built in 1889
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Opera House

    • 1890
    • Interior elevation looking toward stage
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Opera House

    • 1890
    • An architectural drawing showing risers and an elevation of boxes for an Opera House.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Opera House

    • 1890
    • An architectural drawing showing an interior section and an elevation of boxes for an Opera House.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Temple Opera building, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1890
    • Lake avenue entrance of Temple Opera Building; men on horses; event of 252nd anniversary of Swedes arrival in America
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Insurance office of J. T. Collin and Richard Griffin, Rochester, Minnesota

    • 1890 - 1900
    • The interior of the Collin and Griffin Insurance office is shown with J. T. Collin seated at his desk, Etta Burns (bookkeeper) seated at the table and Richard J. Griffin standing at the counter. The office was located in the Opera House building...
    • Olmsted County Historical Society
    • Grand Opera House Program, April 17, 1890

    • 1890-04-17
    • Grand Opera House Program for performance of Hermann Emil Zoch on Thursday, April 17, 1890 in his 26th piano recital, "a repetition of his Boston and other successes." Includes Programme of pieces performed and national reviews of other Zoch...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Grand Opera Programme, October 29, 1890

    • 1890-10
    • Grand Opera Program for period commencing October 28, listing performances of "Myles Aroon," "The Irish Minstrel," and "Shane-na-lawn" including casts and synopses. Also lists the coming attraction "Emma Abbott and the Greatest English Opera...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Temple Opera Building, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1890?
    • Interior of Temple Opera; stage with entertainers; weight lifters; vaudeville; Temple Opera was built in 1889
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Men in front of Otto Spielman's store, Shakopee, Minnesota

    • 1890?
    • Thirteen men in front of brick store with awning and Hamm's beer signs. Written on back of photograph "Otto Spielman." The Otto Spielman name also appears at the bottom of one of the Hamm's beer sign and on the awning above the door. There is an...
    • Scott County Historical Society
    • Grand Opera Programme, August 13, 1891

    • 1891-08
    • Grand Opera Program for period commencing August 13, listing performance of "Peaceful Valley" including casts and synopsis. Also lists the coming attractions "Men and Women" and "The Sleeping Queen," and includes advertisements with illustrations...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library

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