AKA: Woods Opera House, Los Angeles, CA

Structure Type: built works - performing arts structures - opera houses; built works - performing arts structures - theatres

Designers: [unspecified]

Dates: [unspecified]

Los Angeles, CA


Wood's Opera House was in operation by at least 05/1878.

Building Notes

Wood's Opera House had one of the first telephones installed in Los Angeles by 03/1878. A notice appeared in Los Angeles Herald that said:
"Have you seen a telephone? If not do so at Wood's Opera House." (See "Local Brevities," Los Angeles Herald, vol. 9, no. 98, 03/22/1878, p. 3.)

PCAD id: 20905