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Beverly Theater


2001 Photo from the Adam Martin collection.
10709 Grand River Ave
Detroit MI

Demolished
Record #13159  
 Opened: 1937
 Closed: 1964
 Demolished: Yes (date unknown)
Capacity: 1475 seats
Architect(s): Charles N Agree
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As:

Information for this tour was contributed by Kevin Grace.

The Beverly was constructed in just four months for a cost of $250,000 and opened on August 27, 1937. Originally operated by Mamie Kogan and Robert Silberstein, it closed in 1964 as part of the Wisper-Wetsman circuit.

In 1969, Jehovah's Witnesses purchased the building for use as an assembly hall. In the mid 1970s the building was renovated, as well as nearby stores purchased and added to the structure. Thew building was used by Jehovah's Witnesses until aprox 1988 when the building was sold to Great Faith Ministries which is who onws the building at the present.

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July 2001 photos from the Adam Martin collection.


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Last featured 11/28/2004. Last edited 6/15/2013.


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