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Industrial Mutual Association of Flint
Manufacturer: Buffalo China User: Industrial Mutual Association of Flint – Flint, Michigan Distributor: Albert Pick Pattern: Lincoln Date of celery tray: 1923   Notes: From Wikipedia: "In 1901, the Flint Vehicle Factories Mutual Benefit Association (FVFMBA) was established by manufacturers in the Flint area. The Association provided benefits to workers
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Gluck's Restaurant – New Orleans
Manufacturer: Greenwood Pottery Distributor: Loubat User: Gluck's Restaurant – New Orleans Date of creamer: circa 1903 – 1933   Notes: From an article by Richard Campanella dated September 1, 2016, in Preservation in Print, he states  that "What breathed new life into the old building (Merchants Exchange which opened in
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Golden Pheasant, The Restaurant
Manufacturer: Maddock Pottery User: The Golden Pheasant Restaurant – Cleveland, Ohio Date of examples: circa 1911 – 1923   Notes: The Golden Pheasant Restaurant at 944 Prospect Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio, was owned by H. Kingsley Wong. According to its advertisements it offered excellent American and Chinese food at moderate
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Plaza Hotel -Persian Room – New York
Manufacturer: Shenango China User: Plaza Hotel – Persian Room Date of plate: circa early 1950s   Notes: After prohibition ended in December of 1933, the Plaza Operating Company filed plans on January 30, 1934, with New York City's Building Department to build a new cocktail room in the south corner
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Thornton, The Hotel
Manufacturer: Unknown – Germany Distributor: Burley & Co. – Chicago User: The Thornton Hotel – Butte, Montana Date of relish dish: circa 1901     Notes: From the Historic Montana website: "The emerging talent of architect H. M. Patterson is evident in this early example of his work, built circa
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Youree Hotel 2
Manufacturer: Grindley – England User: Hotel Youree – Shreveport, Louisianna Date of service plate: circa 1914 – 1928   Notes: Peter Youree (1843-1914) financed the construction of the hotel on the corner of Market and Travis streets in Shreveport, Louisianna, that was named for him.  When the seven-story hotel opened
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Youree Hotel
Manufacturer: Maddock Pottery User: Hotel Youree – Shreveport, Louisianna Date of example: circa 1914 – 1924   Notes: Peter Youree (1843-1914) financed the construction of the hotel on the corner of Market and Travis streets in Shreveport, Louisianna, that was named for him.  When the seven-story hotel opened on January 15,
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Yorktowne Hotel
Manufacturer: Scammell China User: The Yorktowne Hotel – York, Pennsylvania Date of service plate: circa 1925 – 1954     Notes: In 1924, a group of local investors formed the Community Hotel Company of York to build an 11-story hotel on the corner of Market and Duke streets in York,
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Wolcott Hotel
Manufacturer: Maddock Pottery Distributor: L. Straus & Sons User: Hotel Wolcott – New York, New York Date of examples: circa 1904 – 1924     Notes: The Hotel Wolcott, at 4 West 31st Street in New York City, opened March 1, 1904. The 12-story hotel contained 300 rooms with 160 baths.
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