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Administrative Records

 

Scope and Content:

The Administrative Records series includes records created by past and present administrative officials of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel reflecting the day-to-day activities involved in running the hotel, The broad areas of activity reflected in this series includes: conducting and maintaining the financial, physical, and social aspects of the hotel; restaurants, banquet services and other activities associated with Food and Beverage Operations; and activities related to guest services.

Examples of these mixed format records include press releases, memoranda, correspondence, reports, menus, training documents, brochures and menus.

Extent:

Records\Hanging files: 14 linear ft. or 6 drawers
Records\Oversize Boxes: 14 linear ft. or 8 boxes
Photographs\Hanging Files: 3 linear ft. or 1 drawer

Subjects:

galas (parties)
parties
balls (parties)
finance
hotels (public accommodations)
dinners and dining

Materials:

handbooks
pamphlets
leaflets
memorandums
letters (correspondence)

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