Tecumseh Opera House

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Tecumseh Opera House
Tecumseh, Nebraska opera house 1.JPG
Tecumseh Opera House is located in Nebraska
Tecumseh Opera House
Location 123 S. Third, Tecumseh, Nebraska
Coordinates 40°22′4″N 96°11′46″W / 40.36778°N 96.19611°W / 40.36778; -96.19611Coordinates: 40°22′4″N 96°11′46″W / 40.36778°N 96.19611°W / 40.36778; -96.19611
Area less than one acre
Built 1880
Built by Dunlap,W.L.
Architectural style Two-part commercial block
Governing body Private
MPS Opera House Buildings in Nebraska 1867-1917 MPS
NRHP Reference # 88000929[1]
Added to NRHP September 28, 1988

The Tecumseh Opera House, located at 123 S. Third in Tecumseh, Nebraska, is a historic building built in 1880. It is a two-part commercial block building, and has also been known as Seaver Bros. Opera House, as Smith Theatre, as Hahn Opera House, as Spicknall & Goodman Opera House, as Goodman & Canfield Opera House, and as Villars Hall, and it has been denoted NeHBS #J007-53 and OHBIN #ll-29-OI.[1][2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1] It was deemed significant as a well-preserved example of an opera house building in Nebraska.[2]


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