Thursday, November 18, 2010

Harvey Hotel

Hotel Harvey

E. C. Kropp, Co. (late 1940s-mid 1950s)

My mother-in-law sent me a wonderful collection of postcards, this among them. Although I don't understand why, I love vintage postcards depicting buildings having painted adverts on the exteriors.

Here's a very depressing image of the building today:

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Christine H. said...

Makes sense to me. The new adverts on the side aren't nearly as nice...although there's something for 95 cents.

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Beautiful hotel, best in Birmingham.Birmingham for our wedding anniversary and it is an excellent hotel in a great area.I had a wonderful time at the hotel, it was excellent really enojoyed the pool and health facilities.

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