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Sierra Madre. Hotels, motels, etc.-Lima Hotel

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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Lima Hotel -- Still standing on Lima Street in Sierra Madre, this Victorian style hotel built in 1887 was converted to a convalescent home. (In 1954 it was used in the film, "The Seven Little Foys," starring Bob Hope.)

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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Lima Hotel -- Still standing on Lima Street in Sierra Madre, this Victorian style hotel built in 1887 was converted to a convalescent home. (In 1954 it was used in the film, "The Seven Little Foys," starring Bob Hope.)
Item ID
56W
Collection
Paintings
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Contents
1. "Arcadia's guide to dining and lodging." Chamber of Commerce brochure, undated. 2. "Time and vandalism." Daily News Post, August 28, 1974. 3. "Fun's gone." Arcadia Tribune, October 6, 1975. 4. An advertisement for beer traded at Bonita Hotel. Sierra Madre Vista, June 21, 1889. 5. Photocopy…
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1. "Arcadia's guide to dining and lodging." Chamber of Commerce brochure, undated.
2. "Time and vandalism." Daily News Post, August 28, 1974.
3. "Fun's gone." Arcadia Tribune, October 6, 1975.
4. An advertisement for beer traded at Bonita Hotel. Sierra Madre Vista, June 21, 1889.
5. Photocopy of Baldwin Hotel token for grill and bar. Used from 1900 to late 1920's.
6. Brochure of Eaton's Santa Anita Hotel and Restaurant, undated. Two copies with turquoise covers.
7. Brochure of Eaton's Santa Anita Hotel and Restaurant, undated. Two copies with maroon covers.
8. Brochure of Eaton's Santa Anita Hotel and Restaurant, undated. Two copies with grey and green covers.
9. Postcard of Eaton's Santa Anita Restaurant, 1150 West Colorado Boulevard, Arcadia, California, undated.
10. Double picture postcard of Eaton's Santa Anita Hotel , undated.
11. Stationary and envelope from Eaton's Santa Anita Hotel , undated.
12. Postcard of Round Up Motel, 412 East Huntington Drive, Arcadia, California, undated.
13. Postcard of Ramada Inn, 130 West Huntington Drive, Arcadia, California, undated.
14. Brochure of Ramada Inn, undated.
15. National chain Grier Motor Inns, Inc. to start here with motor inn scheduled to rise near Arcadia. (February 27) Copied from Rancho Santa Anita Scrapbook #1, April 1936-Jan. 1, 1939. Arcadia Historical Society.
16. Autoist-housing project will contain sixteen units. Auto courts will be at 101 West Huntington Drive opposite Santa Anita Recreation Park and will be known as Santa Anita Motor Inn. Sunday Times, May 22. Copied from Rancho Santa Anita Scrapbook #1, April 1936-Jan. 1, 1939. Arcadia Historical Society.
17. Santa Anita Motor Inn is highly lauded. Arcadia Daily Tribune, August 25. Copied from Rancho Santa Anita Scrapbook #1, April 1936-Jan. 1, 1939. Arcadia Historical Society.
18. Text only ad for Westerner Hotel-Southern California's finest new motor hotel, rooms and suites, swimming pool, horseback riding, golf within walking distance. On Highway 66 across from Santa Anita Race Track. 15 miiles from L.A. 4 miles from Pasadena. Arcadia, California. Los Angeles Times, December 7, 1947.
19. Round Up Motel, 412 E. Huntington Dr. Room key fob #18.
20. Sale of Westerner Inn reported (161 Colorado Place). Source unknown, January 8, 1984.
21. Massive Arcadia project, 'Le Meridien-One Gallop Way,' to break ground next week. Marriott brand Le Meridien on the site of the former Santa Anita Inn will be a hotel and mixed use development. By Terry Miller. Arcadia Weekly, June 21, 2018.
Subjects
Hotels and Motels
Item ID
128AF
Collection
Subject Files
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Le Meridien hotel by Marriott to break ground next week on the former site of Santa Anita Inn. See hard copy in VF Hotels and Motels.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
June 21, 2018
Pages
p. 1
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
June 21, 2018
Pages
p. 1
Subjects
Hotels and motels
Le Meridien
Marriott
Mixed use development
Item ID
35398AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Two hotels are being proposed for redevelopment property along Huntington Drive in Arcadia, potentially creating a "hotel row" between East Arcadia and West Monrovia.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
May 17, 1987
Pages
p. A-1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
May 17, 1987
Pages
p. A-1
Subjects
Hotels, Motels, etc.
Item ID
1821AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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The Breeders' Cup, known as the world championship of horse racing, was held at Santa Anita Park last Friday and Saturday. The event has helped the local economy in Arcadia, with an estimated $50 million spent on restaurants, hotels, wagering, taxis, etc.

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Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
November 7, 2009
Pages
p. A10
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
November 7, 2009
Pages
p. A10
Subjects
Santa Anita Park - 2001-2010 - Breeders' Cup XXVI
Item ID
31995AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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View of the swimming pool and motel at Eaton's Santa Anita Hotel. Eaton's motel units opened next to Eaton's Restaurant in 1941. In this view, six people are lounging beside the pool.

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Date
unknown

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Date
unknown
Subjects
Restaurants-Eaton's Santa Anita Hotel and Restaurant
ID
1372
Collection
Photographs
Images
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Flamingo Hotel/Motel at 130 W. Huntington, built about 1956 or 1957. Part of Ramada Inn chain.

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Date
c.1959-1960

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Date
c.1959-1960
Subjects
Flamingo Motor Hotel
ID
287
Collection
Photographs
Images
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View of pool and motel area of Eaton's Santa Anita Hotel and Restaurant. The motel rooms were added in 1941. In this view, there are lounge chairs with no cushions beside a roped-off pool. No one is visible.

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Date
unknown

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Date
unknown
Subjects
Restaurants-Eaton's Santa Anita Hotel and Restaurant
ID
1373
Collection
Photographs
Images
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City of Homes is rapidly becoming the city of hotel rooms with the Extended Stay Hotel under construction and two more hotels planned.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
April 16, 1998
Pages
p. 16
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
April 16, 1998
Pages
p. 16
Subjects
Hotels
Redevelopment
Item ID
26505AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Photo of Westerner Hotel/Motel built c. 1947, at 161 Colorado Place. View is toward NE and the mountains near Sawpit Canyon.

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Date
c.1949

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Date
c.1949
Subjects
Westerner Motel
ID
286
Collection
Photographs
Images
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The Arcadia City Council voted to raise the Uniform Transient Occupancy Tax (a hotel/motel "bed tax") from 5% to 8% effective October 1.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
June 22, 1986
Pages
p. A-1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
June 22, 1986
Pages
p. A-1
Subjects
Taxation
Item ID
3332AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Motel 6, which was damaged during the June 1991 Sierra Madre earthquake, is reopening. The 87 room hotel at 225 Colorado Place was gutted and completely rebuilt with new furnishings.

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Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 10, 1993
Pages
p. A-4
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 10, 1993
Pages
p. A-4
Subjects
Hotels, Motels, etc. - Motel 6
Item ID
193AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Racing fans from across the country are filling hotels for the 20th Annual Breeders' Cup.

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Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
October 24, 2003
Pages
p. A3
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
October 24, 2003
Pages
p. A3
Subjects
Santa Anita Park - 2001-2010
Hotels
Breeders' Cup
Item ID
26859AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Granada Royale Hometel is being sold along with the other hotels in the chain to the Holiday Inns.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
December 15, 1983
Pages
p. A-1 photo
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
December 15, 1983
Pages
p. A-1 photo
Subjects
Hotels, Motels, Etc. - Hometel Corporation
Item ID
1829AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Business is booming in Arcadia with new restaurants, new stores at the mall, and new hotels opening.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
November 20, 1997
Pages
p. 14
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
November 20, 1997
Pages
p. 14
Subjects
Business and Industry
Economic Development
Redevelopment Agency
Item ID
26113AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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With more than 18 new businesses, restaurants and hotels moving into Arcadia, the city is expected to make a comeback.

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Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
November 21, 1997
Pages
p. B3
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
November 21, 1997
Pages
p. B3
Subjects
Business & Industry
Item ID
11458AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Monrovia's Aztec Hotel is showcasing fine art in its non-profit Aztec Art Center Route 66 Gallery. Visitors are not just from Monrovia, but from Pasadena, Duarte and Arcadia. A painting by Manuel Barillas is pictured. The hotel is owned by Kathie Reece-McNeill. The hotel was designed in 1925 by English architect Robert Stacy-Judd and was inspired by Mayan and Aztect structures. The building has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 1976.

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Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
February 5, 2009
Pages
p. B1

An exhibit at the Ruth and Charles Gilb Arcadia Historical Museum spotlights Route 66. It features photographs of motels, restaurants, and some ephemera. It runs until March 28, 2009.

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Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
January 10, 2009
Pages
p. A3
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
January 10, 2009
Pages
p. A3
Subjects
Dunn, Dana, Curator
Exhibits
Route 66
Ruth and Charles Gilb Arcadia Historical Museum
Item ID
31551AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Atlanta's Homestead Village Inc. is building new extended-stay hotels in Southern California, including one in Arcadia.

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Newspaper
Los Angeles Times
Date
January 21, 1998
Pages
p. D1 w/photos
Newspaper
Los Angeles Times
Date
January 21, 1998
Pages
p. D1 w/photos
Subjects
Hotels, motels, etc - Homestead Village
Item ID
12246AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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The addition of a new hotel on the corner of Second Avenue and Santa Clara Street in Arcadia would bring an additional 159 rooms to an area which already boasts eight hotels along a one mile stretch of the Huntington Drive corridor.

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Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 21, 1997
Pages
p. B3
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 21, 1997
Pages
p. B3
Subjects
Hotels, Motels, etc - Hilton Garden Inn
Item ID
9885AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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