Amargosa Opera House

Amargosa Opera House (HMYS7)

Location: New Orleans, CA 70116 Inyo County
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N 36° 18.128', W 116° 24.873'

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This building was originally built by the Pacific Coast Borax Company in 1924. The original name of the facility was Corkill Hall, and was the social center for Death Valley Junction between 1924 to 1948.

Between the years 1948 to 1967, Corkill Hall was abandoned as Death Valley Junction began to decline.

In 1967 Marta Becket discovered the abandoned building, and transformed it into the Amargosa Opera House which officially opened February 10, 1968.
HM NumberHMYS7
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1988
Placed ByThe Grand Council of E Clampus Vitus
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 7:28pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 552563 N 4017619
Decimal Degrees36.30213333, -116.41455000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 18.128', W 116° 24.873'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 18' 7.68" N, 116° 24' 52.38" W
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Area Code(s)504
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 751 State Line Rd, New Orleans CA 70116, US
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