at Bluffton
1908 - 1938

Buster Keaton
and the
Muskegon Connection

Colony Maps

Students from Jan Brainard's  Bluffton Elementary School 3rd grade class take a walking tour of the Actors' Colony. Kids touring Bluffton's Actors Colony

Photo by Ken Stevens

Westbound to Muskegon

Follow I-96 toward downtown Muskegon as it turns into Business 31 / Seaway Drive.
Take the westbound Laketon Avenue exit
and follow Laketon to Lakeshore Drive.
Turn right onto Waterworks Road and into Bluffton.

Map of Muskegon
Actors' Colony in Muskegon Michigan
Landmarks of Bluffton  
Pascoe's Place   Razed in 1960 
"Happy" Jack Gardner   1845 Walnut St
"Pop Millard   1852 Walnut St
Iva Lancton and Paul Lucier   1860 Walnut St
Earl and Wilson   1854 Cherry St
Max Gruber   1831 Cherry St
Samaroff and Sonia   3296 Wilcox St
"Mush" Rawls   1709 Edgewater St
Theatrical Colony Yacht Club   1621 Edgewater St
The Keatons   1579 Edgewater St
"Big" Joe Roberts   1545 Edgewater St
William Flemen   1535 Edgewater St