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Historic Hotels East


Waldorf-Astoria Hotel
New York City, NY
Photo courtesy Gorb70

Here's the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel located on Park Avenue in Manhattan. This 1931 gem is well known throughout the world. 07-07



Plaza Hotel
New York City, NY
Photo courtesy Gorb70

The Plaza Hotel was first opened in 1907. The hotel is well known for being the site of the Plaza Accord. 07-07





Latchis Hotel
Brattleboro, VT
Photo courtesy Richard Weiss / 2007

The Latchis Hotel is part of the Latchis Memorial Building, located in Brattleboro, VT. The 60 room hotel, ballroom, coffee shop, and movie palace is an Art Deco landmark that's registered on the National Register of Historic Places. The building was purchased in March 2003 by the Brattleboro Arts Initiative, who in partnership with the Preservation Trust of Vermont, is progressively working towards restoring the building. 07-07



Hotel Brooks
Brattleboro, VT
Photo courtesy Richard Weiss / 2007

This old building is the Hotel Brooks, located in Brattleboro, VT. 07-07



Wall Hotel
Wall, PA
Photo courtesy Jim Zahniser

Wall, PA is home to the Wall Hotel. Check out the neon blade marquee on this gem. 01-08



Surf Hotel
Coney Island, NY
Photo courtesy Rod Holcomb

Here's what appears to be early 20th century signage at the Surf Hotel in Coney Island. Not sure if this sign and building is also threatened by the demolition that's been going on in the area. 10-10












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