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Not Just a Big Brick Box of Beds: The Hotel Texas Opens

On December 3, 1921 the Hotel Texas formally opened: Even though in the beginning there was some ambiguity about the name (Texas Hotel or Hotel Texas): In fact, the hotel was conceived with still another name: the Winfield Hotel. That’s … Continue reading

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