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Crump Theatre

2002 Photo from the Adam Martin collection.
425 Third St
Columbus IN 47201
(812) 376-6363

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Record #5930  
 Opened: October 30, 1889
Capacity: 900 seats
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Crump Opera House
 Previously operated by: Kerasotes Theatres

In 1874, attorney John A. Keith built the original structure, which was converted into the Opera House by John Crump in 1889. In 1914, the first reels of film were shown at the Crump. Major renovations, including the installation of a neon marquee, occurred in 1941.

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2003 photos from the Don Gardner collection.

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June 2002 photos from the Adam Martin collection.

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Last featured 2002-12-27. Last edited 8/28/2022.

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