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Oscar Wilde In America

a selected resource of oscar wilde's visits to america

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San Antonio, TX

The Decorative Arts | Turner Opera Hall | Wednesday, June 21, 1882

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Newspaper Report

The Evening Light, (San Antonio) June 22, 1882, 1

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Indication

Newspaper Advertisement

The Evening Light, (San Antonio) June 21, 1882, 4

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Indication

Newspaper Advertisement

The Evening Light, June 17, 1882, 4

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historical note

Turner Opera Hall *
SE corner of Houston and St. Mary's Streets, San Antonio, TX

Opened: 1879
Seating: 1000
Replaced: 1913, by the new Empire Theatre

* Subsequently Turner Opera House, Riche’s Opera, the Houston Street Theatre, the Alhambra Theatre, and the Empire Opera House.

ACCOMMODATION

Menger Hotel
204 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX (located at the site of Battle of the Alamo)

Built: 1858, (John M. Fries, architect)
Opened: February 2, 1859 (William A. Menger)
Changed ownership: 1881 (Kampmann family)
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Related:

Menger Hotel (Wikipedia)

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