(In service 1883-1913)Built in 1880 as lodge hall. First floor soon became a dry goods and grocery store, and second was made into a fine theater by owner, John Henry (1828-97). Here traveling troupes played Shakespeare and dramas of the times. Famous magician Hermann the Great made Texas debut here; and Blind Tom, self-taught Negro piano virtuoso, once performed on this stage.
|Placed By||Texas Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 4:11pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 255765 N 3401673|
|Decimal Degrees||30.72291667, -95.55058333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 30° 43.375', W 95° 33.035'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||30° 43' 22.50" N, 95° 33' 2.10" W|
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|Area Code(s)||409, 936|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1101 12th St, Huntsville TX 77340, US|
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