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Oscar Wilde In America

a selected resource of oscar wilde's visits to america

Kingston
Kingston, ON

The Decorative Arts | Opera House | Monday, May 22, 1882

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Newspaper Report

The British Whig (Kingston), May 23, 1882

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Indication

Newspaper Advertisement

The British Whig (Kingston), May 17, 1882

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historical note

(Martin's) Opera House
Corner of Montreal and Princess Streets, Kingston, ON (now 218 Princess Street)

Built: ?-1878 (John Power and Sons, architects)
Opened: January 6, 1879
Seating: 1100
Destroyed (fire): December 6, 1898
Replaced by: Grand Opera House (now the Grand Theatre, extant)

accommodation

The British American Hotel
C
orner of Clarence and King Streets, Kingston, ON

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Built: 1807 (as Walker House)
Name changed: 1836 (The British American Hotel)
Destroyed (fire): 1963

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