Crown Theater

335 5th Street,
Calumet, MI 49913

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Here is another theater photo. This one is the former Crown Theater in Calumet, Michigan. All I found on this theater so far is, it closed and became a shoe store. Any further information on the Crown Theater would be appreciated.

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kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on January 4, 2007 at 11:04 pm

I think this is the same theater. The city of Calumet was called Red Jacket until 1929.
http://tinyurl.com/ubtmo

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on January 4, 2007 at 11:51 pm

Nope, wrong theater. I will post this on the proper page.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on February 3, 2007 at 2:08 am

The owner/manager of the theater in 1917 was John Vogel. Unfortunately, he was killed in a fire at the theater that same year. If you have time to read through the case, you may agree with me that the insurance company rather heartlesly denied his life insurance claim:
http://tinyurl.com/2t8xx9

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on September 19, 2012 at 8:40 pm

I don’t know if it’s the same theater under a different name or not, but in 1909 there was a Grand Theatre in Calumet, operated by a Mr. D.E. Rice and a Mr. Vogel.

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