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Canastota in Madison County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bruce Opera House

 
 
Site of Bruce Opera House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 21, 2017
1. Site of Bruce Opera House Marker
Inscription.
Site Of
Bruce Opera House 1888-1909
This Cultural Hub Seated
802 Patrons & Showed Movies
Projected By The Biograph,
A Canastota Invention

 
Erected 2016 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 293.)
 
Location. 43° 4.725′ N, 75° 45.09′ W. Marker is in Canastota, New York, in Madison County. Marker is on South Peterboro Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 121 South Peterboro St, Canastota NY 13032, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lewis Adamo (within shouting distance of this marker); Great Auto Race (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Carmen Basilio (approx. 0.3 miles away); Amelia Earhart (approx. one mile away); The Erie Canal (approx. 4.7 miles away); Canaseraga (approx. 5 miles away); Lateral Canal (approx. 6.3 miles away); Congregational Church - 1814 (approx. 6.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canastota.
 
Categories. Entertainment
 
Site of Bruce Opera House Marker, South Peterboro Street, Canastota, NY image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 21, 2017
2. Site of Bruce Opera House Marker, South Peterboro Street, Canastota, NY
Bruce Opera House Seating image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 21, 2017
3. Bruce Opera House Seating
This diagram of the seating arrangements at the Bruce Opera House is part of a display in Canastota's Canal Town Museum.
Canastota Postcard image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 21, 2017
4. Canastota Postcard
The caption of the post card reads, "Peterboro Street showing Bruce Opera House, Northrup and Wilson Blocks, Canastota, N. Y."  This is from a display in the Canal Town Museum in Canastota.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 5, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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