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Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 211: Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association*

April 2, 2019

By Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association*  The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is a trade...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 210: Hotel History: John Q. Hammons (1919-2013)

March 12, 2019

By Stanley Turkel, CMHS John Q. Hammons: Master Hotel Developer and Builder One of the great hotelier/developers of our time. John Q. Hammons developed 200...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 209: Hotel History: The Americana of New York (1962)

February 19, 2019

by Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: The Americana of New York The Americana of New York opened on September 25, 1962 as a 2,000-room convention hotel. It...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 208: Hotel History: Grand Hotel (1887) Mackinac Island, Michigan

January 29, 2019

by Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: Grand Hotel The "Grand" as it is called on the island, is a historic coastal resort with a spectacular...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 207: Hotel History in Brooklyn, N.Y.:  Hotel Bossert (1909) and St. George Hotel (1885)

January 9, 2019

by Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History in Brooklyn, N.Y.: Hotel Bossert and St. George Hotel The Hotel Bossert was built in 1909 by Louis Bossert, a Brooklyn...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 206: Hotel History: Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter

December 19, 2018

by Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter (1869-1958) A pioneering American woman architect and interior designer whose distinct...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 205: Hotel History: Frederick Henry Harvey

November 27, 2018

by Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: Frederick Henry Harvey (1835-1901) Just one hundred years ago, two architectural jewels opened at the Grand Canyon....

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 204: Hotel History: The Skirvin Hotel, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (1911) Part 2

November 7, 2018

by Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: The Skirvin Hotel (Part 2) Hotel owner Dan W. James, like Bill Skirvin before him, did not rest on past...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 203: Hotel History: The Skirvin Hotel, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (225 Rooms)

October 16, 2018

by Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: The Skirvin Hotel (Part 1) The Skirvin Hilton Hotel is Oklahoma City’s oldest hotel. It was built by William...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 202: Hotel History: Mayflower Hotel, Washington, D.C.

September 25, 2018

By Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: Mayflower Hotel, Washington, D.C.  opened on February 18, 1925 with 440 guestrooms. It is known as the...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 200: Hotel History: Cesar Ritz and Auguste Escoffier

August 8, 2018

By Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: Cesar Ritz (1850-1918) & Auguste Escoffier (1846-1935)   Cesar Ritz was a Swiss hotelier whose name is...

Nobody Asked Me, But…No. 197: Hotel History: Ralph Hitz (1891-1940)

June 13, 2018

by Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: Ralph Hitz (1891- 1940) The hotel business has seen many fine promoters and salesmen but perhaps none as creative as...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 196: Hotel History: The Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado (779 rooms)

May 23, 2018

by Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: The Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado (1918) For over a century, dreamers, farmers, investors, and even a...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 195: Hotel History: The Elephantine Colossus Hotel

May 2, 2018

By Stanley Turkel, CMHS When Coney Island went from a sandbar resort in Brooklyn to the city’s biggest beachfront playground in the 1880s, all sorts of...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 194: Hotel History: John McEntee Bowman (1875-1931)

April 11, 2018

Hotel History: John McEntee Bowman Part 2 During his lifetime career as a hotel developer and operator, John Bowman was a horse lover and a thoroughbred racing...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 193: Hotel History: John McEntee Bowman*(1875-1931)

March 21, 2018

by Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: John McEntee Bowman John McEntee Bowman, president of the Bowman-Biltmore Hotel Corporation, had no easy boyhood. Born...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 192; Hotel History: The Negro Motorist Green Book

February 28, 2018

By Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: The Negro Motorist Green Book This series of AAA- like guides for black travelers was published by Victor H. Green...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 191: Hotel History: “Buffalo Bill” Cody

February 8, 2018

By Stanley Turkel “Buffalo Bill” Cody (1846-1917) William Frederick “Buffalo Bill” Cody (1846-1917) was an American legend,...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 190: Hotel History: Moana Surfrider Hotel

January 17, 2018

Moana Surfrider Hotel (1901), (Waikiki Beach, Hawaii (791 rooms) The Moana Hotel opened on March 11, 1901 as Waikiki’s first hotel. It is known as the...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 189; Hotel History: The Boar’s Head

December 28, 2017

By Stanley Turkel, CMHS The Boar’s Head (1834), Charlottesville, Virginia (175 rooms) On August 13, 2017, the New York Times wrote in “A Guide to...

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