Nordic Theatre - Marquette MI

Address: 136 W Washington St
City: Marquette
State: MI
Zip: 49855
County: Marquette
Open: 1936
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Owner History:
Theater Type: Small Town Movie Palace
Number of visits to this page: 9673
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Source: Rich Welsh

The Nordic more than made up for its small size in is exuberant use of Streamline Moderne stainless steel and its signage. And oh what signs, everything from back lit reverse painted glass to the neon of its curved concessions window, to its free standing, 3 sided, wing topped, Now Showing kiosk. The Nordic had style Someone please tell us all that wonderful detail was saved when the building was foolishly remodeled into obscurity.

Info Updates:
1/8/2008 - Richard Johnson
The Nordic in Marquette held the World Premier of the movie "Anatomy of a Murder" which was filmed in Marquette. I believe the year was 1959.
10/1/2003 - WaterWinterWonderland
This theatre has been turned into a bookstore, photos from Darren Snow.
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Nordic Theatre - Vintage Shots From Rich Welsh (newer photo)
Vintage Shots From Rich Welsh (newer photo)
Nordic Theatre - Vintage Shots From Rich Welsh (newer photo)
Vintage Shots From Rich Welsh (newer photo)
Nordic Theatre - Vintage Shots From Rich Welsh (newer photo)
Vintage Shots From Rich Welsh (newer photo)
Nordic Theatre - Vintage Shots From Rich Welsh (newer photo)
Vintage Shots From Rich Welsh (newer photo)
Nordic Theatre - Vintage Shots From Rich Welsh (newer photo)
Vintage Shots From Rich Welsh (newer photo)
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