Reopening of Central City Opera House, July 16, 1932.

  Crowds in 1878 period clothing attend reopening of Central City Opera House, July 16, 1932. In 1877, the citizens of Central City organized a fundraising drive for a grand new opera house befitting the gold mining town’s reputation as “the richest square mile on earth.” Many of the town’s residents were Welsh and Cornish … Continue reading Reopening of Central City Opera House, July 16, 1932.