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Walker's Opera House, Fargo, N.D.
Walker's Opera House, Fargo, N.D.
TitleWalker's Opera House, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1900 and 1912
DescriptionA large brick building with a balcony supported by columns over the entrance. Posters for productions are visible next to the entrances.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectEntertainment
City & Town Life
Business & Industry
Subject (LCTGM)Opera houses
Posters
Postcards
Balconies
Columns
Subject (LCSH)Building, Brick
Organization NameWalker's Opera House (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
AddressFargo (N.D.) - 2nd Avenue N.
Fargo (N.D.) - Roberts Street
Decade1900-1909
1910-1919
Item NumberB0717-01
Format of OriginalPostcards
Publisher of OriginalThe Porte Company (Fargo, N.D.)
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"The Porte Co., Fargo. Walker's Opera House, Fargo, N.D."--Printed on front of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThis is the second opera house built in Fargo. It was constructed in 1893 and burned in 1912. The Walker brothers purchased the building in 1900. After this building burned down, the Graver Hotel was erected in the same place in 1917.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0717-01)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0717-01
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