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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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Tower Bridge, LondonTower Bridge, LondonNYPOSTCARDS814303.50
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St John's Chapel, Tower of LondonSt John's Chapel, Tower of LondonNYPOSTCARDS813983.50
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St IvesSt IvesNYPOSTCARDS813896.00
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129th Semi-Annual Furniture Market Exhibit, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1942129th Semi-Annual Furniture Market Exhibit, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1942SCVIEW44488811.77
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TC: The Blake Piston Ring Co. Man in Tuxedo smoking Cigar, Toronto, Canada, 1880-90sTC: The Blake Piston Ring Co. Man in Tuxedo smoking Cigar, Toronto, Canada, 1880-90sSCVIEW44486911.77
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IRAQ BAGHDAD HOTEL PALESTINE MERIDIEN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELIRAQ BAGHDAD HOTEL PALESTINE MERIDIEN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE40128812.33
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JORDAN AQABA HOTEL MIRAMAR VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELJORDAN AQABA HOTEL MIRAMAR VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE40109812.33
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JORDAN AQABA TOURIST HOUSE HOTEL VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELJORDAN AQABA TOURIST HOUSE HOTEL VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE40109712.33
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JORDAN AMMAN HOLIDAY INN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELJORDAN AMMAN HOLIDAY INN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE4010966.33
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JORDAN AMMAN INTER CONTINENTAL HOTEL VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELJORDAN AMMAN INTER CONTINENTAL HOTEL VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE40109512.33
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JORDAN AMMAN INTER CONTINENTAL HOTEL GREEN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELJORDAN AMMAN INTER CONTINENTAL HOTEL GREEN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE40109412.33
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JORDAN AMMAN MARRIOTT HOTEL VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELJORDAN AMMAN MARRIOTT HOTEL VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE40109312.33
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JORDAN AMMAN HOLIDAY INN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELJORDAN AMMAN HOLIDAY INN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE4010919.33
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JORDAN AMMAN MARIOTT HOTEL JORDAN RALLY VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELJORDAN AMMAN MARIOTT HOTEL JORDAN RALLY VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE4010927.33
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JORDAN AQABA MIRAMAR HOTEL VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELJORDAN AQABA MIRAMAR HOTEL VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE40109010.33
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JORDAN AMMAN INTER CONTINENTAL HOTEL VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELJORDAN AMMAN INTER CONTINENTAL HOTEL VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE40108912.33
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JORDAN AMMAN HOLIDAY INN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELJORDAN AMMAN HOLIDAY INN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE40108810.33
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SYRIA DAMASCUS HOTEL MERIDIEN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELSYRIA DAMASCUS HOTEL MERIDIEN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE4010499.33
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2.33
SYRIA DAMASCUS HOTEL MERIDIEN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELSYRIA DAMASCUS HOTEL MERIDIEN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE4010488.33
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SYRIA DAMASCUS CHAM PALACE VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELSYRIA DAMASCUS CHAM PALACE VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE40104710.33
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SYRIA LATTAQUIE HOTEL MERIDIEN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELSYRIA LATTAQUIE HOTEL MERIDIEN VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE4010469.33
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2.33
SYRIA DAMASCUS SHERATON HOTEL VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELSYRIA DAMASCUS SHERATON HOTEL VINTAGE LUGGAGE LABELAPOPKAPCSHOPPE40104510.33
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4.50
American Theatre Wing Stage Door by Barney TobeyAmerican Theatre Wing Stage Door by Barney TobeyNYPOSTCARDS800813.00
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