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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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Estonia:Old candy paper from Võru, Ballet Murrang, pre 1940Estonia:Old candy paper from Võru, Ballet Murrang, pre 1940IVANHOE1462033.00
Russia:Actor Olga Ostroumova label/card, 1983Russia:Actor Olga Ostroumova label/card, 1983IVANHOE1457051.00
Russia:Actor Margarita Terehhova label/cardRussia:Actor Margarita Terehhova label/cardIVANHOE1457041.00
Russia:Actor Jevgeni Gerassimov label/card, 1983Russia:Actor Jevgeni Gerassimov label/card, 1983IVANHOE1457061.00
Israel:Horse hiking card, racing?Israel:Horse hiking card, racing?IVANHOE1457111.00
Israel:Horse hiking card, racing?, AIsrael:Horse hiking card, racing?, AIVANHOE1457121.00
Russia:Movie star Juri Demitš label/card, 1983Russia:Movie star Juri Demitš label/card, 1983IVANHOE1457091.00
Russia:Movie star Mihhail Bojarski label/card, 1982Russia:Movie star Mihhail Bojarski label/card, 1982IVANHOE1457081.00
Russia:Movie star Marina Djuževa label/card, 1982Russia:Movie star Marina Djuževa label/card, 1982IVANHOE1457101.00
Russia:Movie star Vija Artmane label/card, 1983Russia:Movie star Vija Artmane label/card, 1983IVANHOE1457071.00
Doves, flames ,globe : Peace ! , advertising cardDoves, flames ,globe : Peace ! , advertising cardIVANHOE1356421.00
Mother and child in national costumes, sunflowers : Celebrity of Ukraine, advertising cardMother and child in national costumes, sunflowers : Celebrity of Ukraine, advertising cardIVANHOE1356401.00
Tattoos - Dragon, scorpions, flowers and rivets, Personality tuning, HELL, CZ.Tattoos - Dragon, scorpions, flowers and rivets, Personality tuning, HELL, CZ.IVANHOE1356001.00
Mother-country day!, National party advertising cardMother-country day!, National party advertising cardIVANHOE1356411.00
USA:Topps, texas rangers baseball club, Alec Rodriguez/Jeff Bagwell, 2002USA:Topps, texas rangers baseball club, Alec Rodriguez/Jeff Bagwell, 2002IVANHOE1428562.00
Printed icon on pasteboard, angel, pre 1940Printed icon on pasteboard, angel, pre 1940IVANHOE1428207.00
Russia:Lenin poster for schools, red propaganda, 1979Russia:Lenin poster for schools, red propaganda, 1979IVANHOE13679910.00
Russia:3D children's book, Russian language, Praha(Czech) 1961Russia:3D children's book, Russian language, Praha(Czech) 1961IVANHOE13680015.00
Russian language Children's book, S.Marshak:Circus, 1971Russian language Children's book, S.Marshak:Circus, 1971IVANHOE1367566.00
Russian language Children's book, S.Marshak:Sagadki, 1979Russian language Children's book, S.Marshak:Sagadki, 1979IVANHOE1367576.00
Russian language Children's book, Kornei Tsukovski:Kotausi i mausi, 1983Russian language Children's book, Kornei Tsukovski:Kotausi i mausi, 1983IVANHOE1367586.00
Russian language Children's book, Viktor Kuharkin:Tuk-Tuk-Tuk, 1981Russian language Children's book, Viktor Kuharkin:Tuk-Tuk-Tuk, 1981IVANHOE1367656.00
Book Cindarella and 7 dwarfs, Russian language, children's bookBook Cindarella and 7 dwarfs, Russian language, children's bookIVANHOE13675112.00
Bound newspaper Zelskoje hosaiztvo and domovodstvo nr.1 1894 to nr.12 1895, russian languageBound newspaper Zelskoje hosaiztvo and domovodstvo nr.1 1894 to nr.12 1895, russian languageIVANHOE13675217.00
Russian langue book Kratkaja Aritmetika for town schools, Moskva 1913 , 150 pagesRussian langue book Kratkaja Aritmetika for town schools, Moskva 1913 , 150 pagesIVANHOE13675312.00
Russian langue book:A.Grigoejevits and B.Olenin, Russkoje slovo, Riga 1914, 186 pagesRussian langue book:A.Grigoejevits and B.Olenin, Russkoje slovo, Riga 1914, 186 pagesIVANHOE13675417.00
German langue Children's book, Erwin Strittmatter, Albrect von Bodecker:Die alte hofpumpe. DDR 1979German langue Children's book, Erwin Strittmatter, Albrect von Bodecker:Die alte hofpumpe. DDR 1979IVANHOE1367554.00
Russian language Children's book, Laskovoje slovo, sto vesennii den, 1983Russian language Children's book, Laskovoje slovo, sto vesennii den, 1983IVANHOE1367596.00
Russian language Children's book, M.L.Mihailov:Ckazki, 1982Russian language Children's book, M.L.Mihailov:Ckazki, 1982IVANHOE1367606.00
Russian language Children's book, Lev Kvitko:Rutseejek, 1982Russian language Children's book, Lev Kvitko:Rutseejek, 1982IVANHOE1367616.00
Russian language Children's book,V.Sutejev:Kapriznaja koshka, 1983Russian language Children's book,V.Sutejev:Kapriznaja koshka, 1983IVANHOE1367626.00
Russian language Children's book, Malenkin detjam, 1982Russian language Children's book, Malenkin detjam, 1982IVANHOE1367636.00
Russian language Children's book, Kornei Tsukovskii:Tsypljenok, 1972Russian language Children's book, Kornei Tsukovskii:Tsypljenok, 1972IVANHOE1367646.00
United Kingdom:Bradford, photocolour lettercard, cathedral, university, fountain, library, pre 1980United Kingdom:Bradford, photocolour lettercard, cathedral, university, fountain, library, pre 1980IVANHOE1359376.00
Black lady with paper, pigeon, radio amateur card from 1957Black lady with paper, pigeon, radio amateur card from 1957IVANHOE1358013.00
Nature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 26, 1909, RussiaNature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 26, 1909, RussiaIVANHOE1353443.50
Nature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 29, 1909, RussiaNature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 29, 1909, RussiaIVANHOE1353453.50
Nature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 31, 1909, RussiaNature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 31, 1909, RussiaIVANHOE1353463.50
Nature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 33, 1909, RussiaNature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 33, 1909, RussiaIVANHOE1353473.50
Nature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 23, 1910, RussiaNature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 23, 1910, RussiaIVANHOE1353483.50
Nature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 6, 1910, RussiaNature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 6, 1910, RussiaIVANHOE1353493.50
Ogoniok , Ogonyok - oldest weekly illustrated magazine in Russia, N. 14, 22. April 1905Ogoniok , Ogonyok - oldest weekly illustrated magazine in Russia, N. 14, 22. April 1905IVANHOE1353312.50
Ogoniok , Ogonyok - oldest weekly illustrated magazine in Russia, N. 24, 2. July 1905Ogoniok , Ogonyok - oldest weekly illustrated magazine in Russia, N. 24, 2. July 1905IVANHOE1353382.50
Nature and People, Priroda I Lyudi magazine, Russia, N. 10, 1909Nature and People, Priroda I Lyudi magazine, Russia, N. 10, 1909IVANHOE1353413.50
Nature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 11, 1909, RussiaNature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 11, 1909, RussiaIVANHOE1353423.50
Nature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 13, 1909, RussiaNature and People, Priroda I Lyudi - magazine, N. 13, 1909, RussiaIVANHOE1353433.50
The Red Data Book of animals of Russia, Krasnaya Kniga RSFSR , Zhivotnye, 1985, MoscowThe Red Data Book of animals of Russia, Krasnaya Kniga RSFSR , Zhivotnye, 1985, MoscowIVANHOE13530125.00
 Geography for beginners: Europe, compiler G. I. Ivanov, part 3, 1909, S.-Petersburg Geography for beginners: Europe, compiler G. I. Ivanov, part 3, 1909, S.-PetersburgIVANHOE13530210.00
Favourite fairy-tales in children poems, Lyubimya skazki v detskih stishkah .., 1895, S. PetersburgFavourite fairy-tales in children poems, Lyubimya skazki v detskih stishkah .., 1895, S. PetersburgIVANHOE1353038.00
Russian Empire, Rossiiskaya Imperiya, Russia, pre 1916Russian Empire, Rossiiskaya Imperiya, Russia, pre 1916IVANHOE1353048.00

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