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Richfield Opera House
Richfield, Utah
 
Status:
Unknown 
Total Seats:
700 
Open:
Before 1903  
Closed:
After 1927  
 
The Richfield Opera House was open from about 1903 to 1927 and had a seating capacity of 700.1


1. Polk's Utah Gazetteer and Business Directory, 1903-1904, 1908-1909, 1912-1913, 1914-1915, 1918-1919, 1920-1921, 1922-1923, 1927-1928