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A short history of hotel luggage labels~by Joao-Manuel Mimoso

When was printed the first hotel luggage label? No one knows and possibly no one ever will! A study of old travel scrapbooks shows that in the 1880s people used to make passable hotel labels out of cut letterheads and other printed paper items that included the image (or then just the name) of the hotel.  The oldest true label in my collection is for the Grand Hotel de Dunkerque in Brussels and can be dated to the period from 1873 (when the hotel reopened in the buildings of the Leopold Baths) to 1877. Complete Story

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CHILE SANTIAGO HOTEL CRILLON VINTAGE LAGGAGE LABELCHILE SANTIAGO HOTEL CRILLON VINTAGE LAGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE1610727.90
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GERMANY BINGEN AM RHEIN STARKENBURGER HOF VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELGERMANY BINGEN AM RHEIN STARKENBURGER HOF VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE1606266.33
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SPAIN VALENCIA HOTEL ALHAMBRA VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELSPAIN VALENCIA HOTEL ALHAMBRA VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE1606056.33
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SPAIN SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA HOSTAL DE LOS REYES CATOLICOS VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELSPAIN SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA HOSTAL DE LOS REYES CATOLICOS VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE1605906.33
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SPAIN BALNEARIO PRATS CALDAS DE MALAVELLA VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELSPAIN BALNEARIO PRATS CALDAS DE MALAVELLA VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE1605227.33
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