Garden City Hotel
The Garden City Hotel is a hotel in Garden City, New York. The first incarnation was built in 1874 by A.T. Stewart and the current fourth incarnation was built in 1983 by the late Myron Nelkin. It is famous for having hosted many world leaders and celebrities, including John F. Kennedy, Margaret Thatcher, and Charles Lindbergh, who stayed at the hotel the night before his famous transatlantic flight to Paris.
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... See also Garden City, New York The original Garden City Hotel first started construction in the fall of 1873 and was opened to great fanfare on July 30, 1874 ... The original hotel was later redesigned and expanded ... A new Garden City Hotel was opened in 1895, designed by architects McKim, Mead and White ...
... Plains, and founded the village of Garden City ... was created as an upscale community for those seeking respite from New York City ... The main attraction of the community was the Garden City Hotel, designed by the acclaimed firm of McKim, Mead White ...
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“They all see you when you least suspect.
Out flat in your p.j.s glowering at T.V.
or at the oven gassing the cat
or at the Hotel 69 head to knee.”
—Anne Sexton (19281974)
“It gets to seem as if way back in the Garden of Eden after the Fall, Adam and Eve had begged the Lord to forgive them and He, in his boundless exasperation, had said, All right, then. Stay. Stay in the Garden. Get civilized. Procreate. Muck it up. And they did.”
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