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Accession number 1990-72
Collection History San Jose Photographic Collection
Catalog Number 1990-72-35-216a
Object Name Print, photographic
Date 1906/07/13
Title Hotel Del Monte, 1906
Description Hotel Del Monte, Views at Lake, Eagles cage, Swans

The sumptuous Hotel Del Monte was built by railroad magnate Charles Crocker and his Pacific Improvement Company in 1880. The original hotel burned in 1887; the reconstructed hotel was almost an exact duplicate of the first. The luxury hotel attracted visitors from throughout California and around the world.
Credit line Gift of Trinity Episcopal Cathedral