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Oscar Wilde In America

a selected resource of oscar wilde's visits to america

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Kansas City, MO

The Decorative Arts | Coates Opera House | Monday, April 17, 1882

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Newspaper Report

The Atchison Globe, (Atchison, KS) April 18, 1882, 1

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Indication

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The Wyandott Herald, (Kansas City) April 20, 1882, 3

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The Sedalia Weekly Bazoo (Sedalia, Missouri) May 9, 1882, 2
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historical note

Coates Opera House
NW corner of 10th Street and Broadway, Kansas City, MO

Built: January 1869 (Kersey Coates 1823—1887)
Dedicated: October 6, 1870
Opened: September 1871
Seating capacity: 1800
Destroyed (fire): 1901
Replaced by: a warehouse of the Rothenburg and Schloss tobacco firm (1910)

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Coates House Hotel
SE corner of 10th Street and Broadway, Kansas City, MO

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Built: 1871
Demolished: during the rebuilding of the New Coates House Hotel 1886-90

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Kansas City Star, April 15, 1882, 4

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