Person

Person Name Maguire, Thomas
Alternate Names Maguire, Tom (Nickname)
Gender Male
Cultural Identity Irish
Country(ies) of Residence United States
Birth Date 1820
Death Date 1896
Dates Active 1849 - 1882
Genre Specialization(s) Drama, Minstrelsy, Opera, European
Reference(s) San Francisco Performing Arts Library and Museum
Notes Tom Maguire, formerly a bartender in New York's Five Points district, came to San Francisco during the Gold Rush, and opened several theaters. He was one of the leading impresarios of the city until he moved back to New York, penniless, in 1882. SFPALM

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