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Duke Theater

2002 Photo from the Adam Martin collection.
10060 W 8-Mile Rd
Oak Park MI

Record #13195  
 Opened: 1947
 Closed: 1953
 Current Use:
Capacity: 1500 seats
Architect(s): Charles N Agree
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As:

After construction was delayed by war shortages, the $300,000 Duke was opened in 1947 as a part of the Wisper and Wetsman circuit. The theater didn't last very long and it closed in 1953 and was later converted into a warehouse.

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May 2002 photos from the Adam Martin collection.

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Last featured 5/27/2002. Last edited 3/28/2010.

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