Derby Line / Stanstead: Haskell Opera House


Country: United States of America

Country: Canada
State: Vermont Province: Quebec
City: Derby Line City: Stanstead
Location: 93 Caswell Avenue Location: Rock Island, 1 Church Street

(40% of the building)

(60% of the building)

Built in 1901 as "Haskell Free Libary and Opera House" in memory of Carlos F. Haskell. Opened 7 June 1904 with a performance by the "Columbian Minstrels" and the musical comedy "The Isle of Rock". Major renovation in the late 1990s. 400 seats.

Link: haskellopera.com, Wikipedia

Derby Line / Stanstead: Haskell Opera House Reverse Text: "Opera House, Derby Line, Vermont. This is the only international opera house in the world. The line runs between the audience and the players. In the background the Stanstead Journal and Canadian Post Office can be seen in Rock Island, Que."
Publisher: Russ White Enterprises, Rindge NH; V-3859
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
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Derby Line / Stanstead: Haskell Opera House Reverse Text: "The Haskell Opera House straddles the U.S.-Canadian border at Derby Line Vt Rock Island, Que. Built in 1901 in memory of Carlos F. Haskell - Le Haskell Opera House est construit sur la frontière à Derby Line Vt. Rock Island Que. Erigé en 1901 à la memoire de Carlos F. Haskell"
Publisher: Whipple's Studio
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Not sent.

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