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John Lane Buell's opera house, located in Quinnesec, Michigan
Dickinson County Library

Cities and towns -- Michigan -- Upper Peninsula


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Item also published with caption in: Dickinson County, Michigan : from earliest times through the Twenties / compiled and edited by William John Cummings. Iron Mountain, Mich. : Dickinson County Board of Commissioners, 1991. 432 p. : ill, maps, ports. ; 3

Photograph of what was considered one of the finest opera houses in the Upper Peninsula, the Buell opera house opened on December 30, 1879. The second story contained a large dance floor and auditorium with a stage. The opera house burned August 23, 1925.

John Lane Buell

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