The Crescent Theater Historical

The Crescent Theater Historical (HM1W2H)

Location: Minster, OH 45865 Auglaize County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 23.576', W 84° 22.681'

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This large 2-story brick structure served as the only Minster movie house for over 60 years. It opened in 1933 and boasted a stage, orchestra pit, and seating for 611 patrons. The first show was an animated Mutt & Jeff short film. During the silent movie era the piano was often played from the stage while movie-goers read subtitles. Residents remember going to see Saturday cartoons, summer band shows, live plays and graduations. The theater and its colorful marquee closed in 1995.
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HM NumberHM1W2H
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Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 722536 N 4474671
Decimal Degrees40.39293333, -84.37801667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 23.576', W 84° 22.681'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 23' 34.56" N, 84° 22' 40.86" W
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Area Code(s)419, 937
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 135 E 4th St, Minster OH 45865, US
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