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Admiral Fell Inn: 4-Story-High Skyscraper
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Admiral Fell Inn: 4-Story-High Skyscraper

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 11, 2020

Fell’s Point was founded in the early 1700s when the Fell Brothers arrived from Lancaster, England. Edward was a shopkeeper ... Read More

The Barbizon Hotel in New York was Once Only for Women
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The Barbizon Hotel in New York was Once Only for Women

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- March 21, 2020

The Barbizon Hotel for Women was built in 1927 as a residential hotel and clubhouse for single women who came ... Read More

Grand Hotel, Point Clear, Alabama: The Gathering Place
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Grand Hotel, Point Clear, Alabama: The Gathering Place

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- January 18, 2020

The site on which The Grand Hotel sits today has seen two earlier hotels so named, and the area surrounding ... Read More

Hotel History: Hotel Florence – elegance and beautiful design
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Hotel History: Hotel Florence – elegance and beautiful design

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- October 26, 2019

The Hotel Florence is a former operating hotel located in the Pullman Historic District on the far south side of ... Read More

Hotel History: The Heathman Hotel
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Hotel History: The Heathman Hotel

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- October 5, 2019

The original Heathman Hotel was built in 1926 one block from the current structure by George Heathman for $1 million. ... Read More

Hotel History: Shepheard’s Hotel in Cairo known for opulence, famous guests, and the military
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Hotel History: Shepheard’s Hotel in Cairo known for opulence, famous guests, and the military

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- June 8, 2019

Shepheard’s Hotel history goes back 178 years when it was originally built by Englishman Samuel Shepheard in Cairo. It was ... Read More

Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”
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Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”

editor editor- May 18, 2019

In 1965, the Sheraton Corporation of America, under the leadership of President Ernest Henderson, created a brilliant advertising campaign: “Keyed-up ... Read More

Hotel del Coronado: One of the most popular beach resorts in the US
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Hotel del Coronado: One of the most popular beach resorts in the US

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 27, 2019

The renowned Hotel del Coronado is a grand example of elegant Victorian architecture providing one of the most beautiful and ... Read More

Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 
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Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 6, 2019

The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is a trade association that represents hotel owners. As of 2018, AAHOA has ... Read More

John Q. Hammons: Master hotel developer and builder
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John Q. Hammons: Master hotel developer and builder

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- March 16, 2019

One of the great hoteliers/developers of our time, John Q. Hammons developed 200 hotel properties in 40 states. But mere ... Read More

Hotel History: The Americana of New York
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Hotel History: The Americana of New York

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- February 23, 2019

The Americana of New York opened on September 25, 1962 as a 2,000-room convention hotel. It was constructed by brothers ... Read More

Hotel history: The Grand on Mackinac Island still thriving after 132 years
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Hotel history: The Grand on Mackinac Island still thriving after 132 years

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- February 2, 2019

The "Grand" as it is called on the island, is a historic coastal resort with a spectacular 660-foot long, three-story ... Read More

Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses
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Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses

editor editor- January 12, 2019

The Hotel Bossert was built in 1909 by Louis Bossert, a Brooklyn lumber magnate, as a residential hotel in Brooklyn ... Read More

Hotel history: Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter
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Hotel history: Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- December 22, 2018

Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter was a pioneering American woman architect and interior designer whose distinct architectural knowledge was steeped in ... Read More

Hotels on wheels
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Hotels on wheels

editor editor- February 2, 2013

When young people ask their parents, "What is a Pullman car?" they often receive a reply, "a railroad car you ... Read More

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