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Edwards Opera House Plaque, Gainesville, Fl.

The Cox Furniture Store (also known as the Simonson Opera House or Edwards Opera House or New Baird Theater) is a historic site in Gainesville, Florida, built in 1887. On June 10, 1994, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. NRIS #94000579.

This is the plaque on the wall of the Opera House which was renovated by Ken & Linda McGurn, and placed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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29.65106, -82.324729

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Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Commercial buildings-Florida-Gainesville; Historic buildings; Edwards Opera House; Cox Furniture Store; Harry's Restaurant; Alachua County(Fl.); Gainesville (Fl.); Images


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