Historic Detroit

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Comique Theatre - Old photos

The Comique's illuminated facade in 1914

A parade of Detroiters and elephants walk past the Comique in this undated photo.

The Comique in 1909

The Comique in 1909

A grainy but rare photo of the original layout of the Crystal Theater, included here because it is the only known image of the space, which lasted for only three years.