Historical Pictorials
 
(New) Kerredge Theatre
KERREDGE THEATRE. (circa mid-1950's) - (1ST block of E.Quincy St.) - was completed in the Fall of 1902, built by hardware store owners William & Ray Kerredge (father & son). Its opulent stage saw performances by Otis Skinner, John Phillip Sousa, Fiske O’Hara, John McCormick, Sarah Bernhardt, Caruso, & many other entertainers & vaudeville groups. The Theatre burned down early in the morning of Friday, May 29th, 1959.
 
Photo: MTU Archives - Copper Country Historical Collection (donor-Earl Gagnon). Scott Hotel,(L); Kerredge Theatre (R). This photo of the Kerredge Theatre was taken in 1902, following a fire across the street (to the south). The Scott Hotel, which existed adjacent on the west side (left side in the image), would not be completed until August, 1906.
             
           
 
 
Christmas Walk
Second Salt Shipment of the season
Make A Difference Day
Maasto Hiihto Trails
City Bike and Pedestrian Committee Meeting
 

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