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Greeneville in Greene County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Opera House

 
 
Opera House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, November 14, 2015
1. Opera House Marker
Inscription. Erected in 1903, this building was known as the Opera House, later the Auditorium. Early road shows, minstrel shows, dances and school graduation exercises were held here. It was last used as a movie theater. Buffalo Bill Cody and many famous theatrical troupes appeared here.
 
Erected by Greene County Heritage Trust.
 
Location. 36° 9.843′ N, 82° 49.965′ W. Marker is in Greeneville, Tennessee, in Greene County. Marker is at the intersection of North Irish Street and West Depot Street, on the right when traveling north on North Irish Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greeneville TN 37743, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James H. Quillen United States Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Death of Gen. John Hunt Morgan (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Dickson - Williams Mansion (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Dickson - Williams Mansion (about 300 feet away); General Morgan Inn (about 400 feet away); Death of John Morgan (about 400 feet away); Andrew Johnson and Family (about 500 feet away); John H. Morgan (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greeneville.
 
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Opera House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, November 14, 2015
2. Opera House Marker
Opera House image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, November 14, 2015
3. Opera House
Heritage Trust Greene County Landmark Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, November 14, 2015
4. Heritage Trust Greene County Landmark Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 14, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 181 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 14, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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