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Title:

Rockaway - Hotel Lorraine, Edgemere

Creator:

E.R. Trott

Date:

July 21, 1924

Description:

Hotel Lorraine, Edgemere. Built around 1895, Hotel Lorraine featured a telephone in every room, a dance band and golf, and by 1910, electric elevators and hot & cold running water, all of them innovations at the time. Robert Moses tore down the Lorraine in 1941 to build a parking lot.

Inscription:

Address, postmark, stamp and inscription on verso. [written in German]

Location:

Far Rockaway, Queens, NY

Type:

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