6th Avenue, The Victoria Hotel

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Title

6th Avenue, The Victoria Hotel

The New Victoria Hotel - Des Moines, Iowa

Subject

Hotels;
Dining rooms;
Reception rooms;
Suites;
Chairs;
Tables

Description

The Victoria Hotel was built in 1899 at the cost of $50,000. It was built on the residence of Dr. Francis Grimmel, a physician and community leader. An addition was added in 1910 at the cost of $90,000, despite the fact that some critics charged the hotel was too large for the city. Current site of an office building.

Publisher

Davenport, Ia : Iowa Publishing Co.

Date

1904

2005/05/02

Coverage

601 6th Ave.

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