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Emerson Majestic Theatre

 
 
Emerson Majestic Theatre Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bryan Simmons, June 2012
1. Emerson Majestic Theatre Marker
Inscription.  

The Emerson Majestic Theatre is the only Boston building designed by nationally prominent architect John Galen Howard. Completed in 1903 for merchant and music patron Eben Jordan, it has been used for movies, opera and musical theater.

Its monumental Beaux Arts design distinguishes Emerson Majestic from other Boston theaters.
 
Erected by The Bostonian Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicEntertainment. A significant historical year for this entry is 1903.
 
Location. 42° 21.092′ N, 71° 3.894′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Tremont Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 219 Tremont Street, Boston MA 02116, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Quincy Adams (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Union (about 400 feet away); Boston Young Men's Christian Union (about 400 feet away); William Billings (about 400 feet away); Edgar Allan Poe (about
Emerson Majestic Theatre and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bryan Simmons, June 1, 2012
2. Emerson Majestic Theatre and Marker
The marker is on the lower right side of the building.
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700 feet away); Poe Returning to Boston (about 700 feet away); Liberty Tree Block (about 700 feet away); Edward A. Filene (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
 
Also see . . .  Cutler Majestic Theatre (Wiipedia). (Submitted on June 21, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts.)
 
Emerson Majestic Theatre and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bryan Simmons, June 1, 2012
3. Emerson Majestic Theatre and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 30, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 21, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 483 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 21, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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May. 27, 2022