Friday, August 10, 2018

Hotel Marion - Little Rock, Arkansas

Hotel Marion - Little Rock, Arkansas

Lobby

Hotel Richmond - Richmond, Virginia

Hotel Richmond - Richmond, Virginia

"Overlooking Historic Capitol Square"
Ninth at Grace, Richmond, Virginia
The glamour of the Old South is recaptured in the distinctive decor of the Hotel Richmond. Inside and out, the gracious era of the 1860s sets the mood for leisurely Southern living and cordial Southern hospitality.

Royale Vista Inn - Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas

Royale Vista Inn - Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas

2200 Central Avenue Highway 7 Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas Phone NA 4-5551 200 beautiful rooms and suites. Huge spacious pool with luxurious patio lounge. Home of Gossett's fabulous foods. AAA Approved. Member of the Best Western Motels.

Plastichrome by Colourpicture P57560

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

King Cole Motel - Clearwater Beach, Florida

King Cole Motel - Clearwater Beach, Florida 

401 East Shore Drive
Clearwater Beach, Florida
Waterfront units. TV. Heat and air-conditioning, Private baths. Overnight and efficiencies. Daily maid service. Private dock and fishing pier. Swimming pool. Opposite Howard Johnson Restaurant. AAA Approved. John & Carolyn Derrickson, Owner-Mgrs.

Mailed from Clearwater, Florida to Mr. and Mrs. Laurence Murdock in Warwick, Rhode Island on November 23, 1958:

We are enjoying our trip so much it has been a little cool but has warmed up quite a bit now. Thank you for nice anniversary card. I did not get a chance to call you before we left. Al & Ellen.

Ward Beckett
A Koppel Card
61745

Blue Ribbon Court - Shelbyville, Tennessee

Blue Ribbon Court - Shelbyville, Tennessee 

 On U.S. Hwy. 231, Intersection U.S. Hwy. 41A, in the Heart of the City. Large sound proof rooms. Air-conditioned - Steam heat - Free TV. Spacious grounds. Fine restaurant adjacent. AAA Approved. Mr. and Mrs. R.L. Waller, Owners.

The Dickinson Studios
A Koppel Card
49051

Lee's Ranch and Motor Inn - Walterboro, South Carolina

Lee's Ranch and Motor Inn - Walterboro, South Carolina 

 3 miles North Walterboro, S.C. on U.S. 15 and 15A. Beautiful large new rooms with tiled baths, tub or shower. Air-conditioned - Television - Dining Rooms serving excellent food. AAA Approved.

Mailed from Sumter, South Carolina to Mrs. R.D. Grimshaw of Camillus, New York on March 25, 1958:

Mom eve.
From Daytona to here today. Poured every inch of way & still coming down. Had lovely day yesterday though.Met couple from Seneca Falls this A.M. they said snow banks over their heads when they went this place en route down last Friday, Duck!! Love, Mom & R.

Hannau Color
A Koppel Card
29137

Cleveland Hotel and Masonic Temple - Conneaut, Ohio

Cleveland Hotel and Masonic Temple - Conneaut, Ohio

Mailed from Conneaut, Ohio to Mrs. Washburn in Buffalo, New York on October 10, 1938:

Arrived at 11 o'clock. Left Central at 7:30. Don't be a sore head. Fare was $3.90 & .40 for teleg, $3.00 car & .05 phone. OK.

Earle T. Young
C.T. American Art
7A585

Yates Hotel - Syracuse, New York

Yates Hotel - Syracuse, New York 

 Mailed from Syracuse, New York to Mrs. J. Mohler of Charleston, West Virginia on September 21, 1912:

Arrived here at this hotel. Left Saratoga at nine a.m. I think it was one hundred & fifty eight miles.

The Royal Copenhagen - Solvang, California

The Royal Copenhagen - Solvang, California 

 Solvang, California

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Ireland's Inn - Fort Lauderdale, Florida



2220 N. Atlantic Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
300 feet private beach - Heated Pools - Complimentary Cabanas and Chaise Lounges - Dining Room & Lounge Overlooking the Ocean-Patio Bar - Entertainment.

Blue Water Beach Club - Holmes Beach, Florida



6306 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, Florida
Hotel Rooms, Studios & Apartments With Kitchenettes

Imperial '400' Motel - Colorado Springs, Colorado



714 North Nevada Avenue
Luxury Rooms - Television - Air Conditioning - Patios - Kitchen Units - Telephones - Heated Swim Pool.

Grand Lake Lodge - Lebanon, Connecticut



Joe Tannenbaum - Ownership Management
2 Mi. Pvt. Lake - Sand Beach - Boating - Olympic Swimming Pool and 2 Children's Pools - New Deluxe Accommodations - Tennis - Golf Nearby - Superior Cuisine - Dietary Laws - Air Conditioned Dining Room - Entertainment and Nitely Dancing

El Colorado Lodge and Dining Room - Manitou Springs, Colorado



23 Manitou Ave. off Highway 24
Manitou Springs, Colorado
A Unique motor resort - Large heated swimming pool with Lifeguard - Patio Dinners - Putting Green - Square Dancing

The Daven Haven Lodges - Grand Lake, Colorado



AAA Approved. Approved by Duncan Hines
Two Beautiful Lodges - Private Guest Cottages - Excellent Meals - Private Beach - Boats - Picnics - Riding - Hiking

Pierpont Inn - Ventura, California



On Hiway 101
Cottages, Dining Room, Cocktails by the Sea

AutoLodge - Santa Monica, California



 1447 Ocean Avenue
Santa Monica, California

AutoLodge Olympic - Los Angeles, California

AutoLodge Olympic - Los Angeles, California

930 W. Olympic Blvd.
Los Angeles 15, Calif.

International Hotel - Los Angeles, California



At the entrance to Los Angeles International Airport.
For the Jet-Age Traveler
650 luxurious SOUNDPROOFED rooms and suites - centrally Air Conditioned & Heated Remote Control - TV - AM-FM Radio.
3 fine Restaurants - Coffee Shop - 3 delightful Cocktail Lounges for relaxation. Dancing and entertainment nightly.
Fine Shops - Bank - Rent-A-Car Service - Heated Olympic Pool - Patio - Sun Deck - Lanai Colony - Health Club - Convention Hall - Exhibit Hall - Meeting and Banquet Rooms - facilities for 2,875 people. - Free self parking for 200 cars.

Tropic Palms Motor Hotel - Los Angeles, California



10590 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, California
"On the World Renowned Wilshire Boulevard"
12 Minutes to Hwy. 101 - 3 Min. to Beverly Hills - Close to UCLA
Visit - Hollywood Studios - Pacific Ocean Park - Marineland - Knott's Berry Farm - Disneyland

Petaluma Inn Motel - Petaluma, California



McDowell & East Washington
(Off Hiway 101)
Petaluma, California

El Patio - Santa Barbara, California



 336 W. Cabrillo Blvd.
Santa Barbara, Calif.

Monday, May 8, 2017

Holiday Inn - Weeki Wachee, Florida

Holiday Inn - Weeki Wachee, Florida

U.S. 19 and Fla. 50
Weeki Wachee, Florida
Where every day's a holiday when you spend a week or a weekend at Neptune's own Holiday Inn. Enjoy comfort, service, convenience and free color TV in every room. Located on Florida's Suncoast at America's Mermaid City.

Curteichcolor Card
7DK-452

Shades Motel - Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Shades Motel - Baton Rouge, Louisiana

North of Traffic Circle on U.S. Bypass 190-61-65-70
8282 Airline Hwy.
42 Spacious Rooms - Swimming Pool & Playground - Breakfast in Bed - Valet & Laundry Service - Sightseeing Tours - Plus Everything to Help You Enjoy Yourself. AAA Approved. A Quality Court. Member of the Best Western Motel

Business Aids
Dexter
31220-B

Normandy-Surf Lane Apartments - St. Petersburg Beach, Florida

Normandy-Surf Lane Apartments - St. Petersburgh Beach, Florida

Heated Pool...Private Beach
A truly delightful vacation spot on the Gulf of Mexico, to which guests return again and again. Cottages, apartments, efficiencies, and rooms. Carefully selected clientele.
H.H. Snider, Owner-Manager
5606-09 Gulf Boulevard
St. Petersburg Beach 36, Fla.

Ward-Beckett Co.
C-14618

Brookside Lodge - Guerneville, California

Brookside Lodge - Guerneville, California

On The Beautiful Russian River
Northern California's newest and finest resort. Folk dancing, swimming pool, all recreational facilities. Deluxe accommodations, completely equipped for housekeeping.

Mailed from Guerneville, California to Mr. and Mrs. George Bowman in San Francisco, California on July 11, 1954:

Dear Bernie and George,
Hope all is well again at your house. You should be here enjoying the sunshine and quiet. Louis at the Grove having fun. I take a sun bath every morning, have a private porch so can do. Love to you both and your sweet children. Ruth

Mike Roberts
SC1774

Sea Breeze Hotel and Villas - Palm Beach, Florida

Sea Breeze Hotel and Villas - Palm Beach, Florida

134 Rooms. Hotel Rooms, Suites, Kitchenettes and Villas. All have ocean or lake view. Private Ocean Beach, two swimming pools, kiddies pool, Tennis and Shuffleboard Courts. Dining Room, Cocktail Lounge, Television, 24 hour service. All rooms heated and air-conditioned. 18-hole Golf Course nearby. Complimentary Continental Breakfast. Open year round. Write for brochure.
2770 S. Ocean Blvd., Palm Beach, Florida. AAA Approved. A Quality Court.

Mailed from Lake Worth, Florida to Tableware Dept in Wallingford, Connecticut on January 13, 1964:

Please send details of Tableware offers to -
HEIMO LEHTINEN
x20 N. E St.
Lake Worth, Florida

Hannau Color Productions
A Koppel Card
45838

Kauai Inn - Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii

Kauai Inn - Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii

The Garden Spot on the Garden Isle. Swim, golf, and relax in the country-club setting of natural island charm.

Mailed from Kauai, Hawaii to Mrs. E.C. Wekall of Los Angeles, California on July 17, 1958:

Dear Mom:
Here is where we camped several days but it wasn't too tough, everyone made the best of it. Cecil

Nani Li'i Natural Color Card
Helbig's Hawaiian Service
Mirro-Krome by H.S. Crocker

Virgin Isle Hotel - St. Thomas, Virgin Islands

Virgin Isle Hotel - St. Thomas, Virgin Islands

The Most Magnificent Hotel in the Americas

Mailed from Charlotte Amalie, Virgin Islands to Mrs. L.M. Wagner in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on May 21, 1959:

Hi:
This place is really plush! The mts. & flowers are beautiful. I'm gaining some of that weight I lost. Having a grand time. My heart can laugh again (on the outside). Love, Ruth.

Dormand Post Card Co.
6549

Cable Beach Manor - Nassau, Bahamas

Cable Beach Manor - Nassau, Bahamas

Capture the beauty and exotic flavor of Nassau in a setting of elegant informality at Cable Beach Manor - a hotel with a difference, where each room and suite has its own housekeeping facilities. On the Ocean - pool - air-conditioned. Nassau, Bahamas

Hannau-Robinson
A Koppel Card
117823

Elkhart Motor Lodge - Elkhart, Indiana

Elkhart Motor Lodge - Elkhart, Indiana

2807 Cassopolis St.
Elkhart, Ind. 46518
Restaurant and Coffee Shop next door
Carpeted - Tub and Shower - Electric Heat - Air Conditioned - Courtesy Coffee and TV - Room Phones
Indiana Rt. #19 at Toll Road Interchange #9. AAA Approved.

Nelson Jones
Dexter Press
1107-C

Big Chief Motel - Bean Station, Tennessee

Big Chief Motel - Bean Station, Tennessee

Midway between Corbin, Ky. and Asheville, N.C. on Highway 25-E. Also midway between Knoxville and Kingsport, Tennessee on Highway 11-W. 16 units, television, air-conditioning optional, gift shop and restaurant with wonderful food. Reasonable prices.
Phone Morristown 9157
Mr. and Mr. P.H. Moore, hosts.

Thompson Commercial Photographers
Dexter Press
94704

Monterey Motel & Restaurant - Nashville, Tennessee

Monterey Motel & Restaurant - Nashville, Tennessee

U.S. Hwys. 31 W-41 North & I-65
Nashville, Tennessee
Only 5 Min. Drive From City Limits
Deluxe Accommodations - Carpeted Floors - Tile Baths - Electric Heat - Air Conditioned - Free TV and Swimming Pool for Guests - Room Phones. Mgr. R.C. & Juanita Huddleston

Southern Postcard Co.
Dexter Press
41696-C

Hampshire Motor Inn - Langley Park, Maryland

Hampshire Motor Inn - Langley Park, Maryland

7411 New Hampshire Avenue
Langley Park, MD. 20783
170 Smartly Appointed Rooms, Air Cond., Color TVs, AM/FM Radio, Swimming Pool (in season), Waterbed/Bridal Suites, Family/Executive Suite, Meeting Rooms, Banquet Rooms, Ample Parking.

L.B. Prince Co.
Dexter Press
91108-C

Brown's Four Seasons Resort - East Tawas, Michigan

Brown's Four Seasons Resort - East Tawas, Michigan

2644 U.S. 23 East Tawas, Mich. 48730, 4 miles north of East Tawas - 220 feet of Lake Huron's safe sandy beach. 1-2-3 bedroom cottages - completely furnished motel units accommodating up to 6 people - Fireplaces - Shuffleboards - Paddle Boats - Outside Grills - Swings - Slides - Etc. - For the little ones. Open all year.

Garnet O'Neil
42048

La Quinta Motor Inn International Airport - San Antonio, Texas

La Quinta Motor Inn - International Airport - San Antonio, Texas

333 N.E. Loop 410
San Antonio, Texas 78216

Frank Whaley Post Cards
Dexter Press
75689-C

Walsh Motel - Minot, North Dakota

Walsh Motel - Minot, North Dakota

For the "Rest of your Life" stop at one of Minot's finest Motels. Located at 17 Ave. On N.S. Hwy 83 S. Carpeted units with phones, radio, TV and A.C. - Ample Parking - Open Year Around
Gene & Cuba Walsh, Your Hosts
Main Route to World's Largest Earthen Dam at Garrison No. Dak. AAA Approved.

Curteichcolor Card
4DK-1355

Kenway Motel - Minot, North Dakota

Kenway Motel - Minot, North Dakota

Hiway 2 at 18th St. S.E.
Minot, North Dakota
Air Conditioned - TV - Tubs - Showers - Kitchenettes - Near Roosevelt Park and Zoo and Cafe, Tena & Howard Kreuger, Proprietors

R. Meline, Francis Drake Hotel, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Dexter Press
79077-B

Hotel Vermont - Burlington, Vermont

Hotel Vermont - Burlington, Vermont

THE SUGAR HOUSE GRILLE
Unique Replica of a Real Vermont Sugar House
HOTEL VERMONT, Burlington, Vermont
Vermont's Largest, Vermont's Finest

Joseph Smith Advertising Agency
Dexter Press
72938-B

Torrey Pines Inn - La Jolla, California

Torrey Pines Inn - La Jolla, California


11480 East Boulevard
La Jolla, California
Two Championship Golf Courses - Heated Olympic Pool - Grill & Dining Room Entertainment - Two Cocktail Lounges - Convention & Banquet Facilities.

Pala Mesa Resort - Fallsbrook, California

Pala Mesa Resort - Fallsbrook, California


I-15 & Highway 76
Fallbrook, California

Voyager Inn - Davis, California

Voyager Inn - Davis, California



A COMPLETE MOTOR HOTEL
Interstate 80 - Davis, California
Coffee Shop - Cocktail Lounge - Dining Room - Banquet Facilities

Westin South Coast Plaza - Costa Mesa, California

Westin South Coast Plaza - Costa Mesa, California


666 Anton Blvd.
Costa Mesa, California

Silver Lakes Resort - Helendale, California

Silver Lakes Resort - Helendale, California


Finest Resort Complex
65 Luxury Rooms & Suites - 27 Hole Championship Course - Swimming Pools - Jacuzzi Pools - Tennis Courts - 2 Lakes With Fishing, Sailboating, Canoeing - 2 Lounges - Dining Room - Coffee Shop - Horseback Riding - Bicycling - Conference and Banquet Facilities.