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Calvin Theater

22168 Michigan Ave
Dearborn MI

Demolished 1981
Record #13165  
 Opened: 1927
 Closed: 1980
 Demolished: 1981
Capacity: 1200 seats
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The Calvin opened on January 17, 1927, on or near the site of the Strand Theater, and was controlled for a time by the Wisper and Wetsman circuit before being remodeled in 1965. It featured discount films during the 1970s, and burned down in two fires in 1980. The City of Dearborn purchased what was left of the property and razed the ruins in 1981.



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Last featured 11/28/2004. Last edited 11/28/2004.


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