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For decades postcards have been unique transporters of messages and information to and from loved ones. Although postcards now serve as novelties,…

Menu Collection

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This collection was created as a result of inspiration gained from the menu collection of our hotel's famous matrie d, Oscar Tschirky, which began…

The Wedding of Philip Hall & Jacqueline Chadwick

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Anbang Insurance Company


In February 2015, the Chinese Insurance Company, Anbang, made history when they purchased the Waldorf Astoria New York Hotel for a record-breaking $2…

Oral History Interviews




Collection of items contributed to the Waldorf Astoria Archive via the contribution plugin.


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New York Archives Week


The following collection contains photoraphs from the archives week exhibition, Authentic Moments at the Waldorf, held in celebration of 2014 New…

United Nations General Assembly (U.N.G.A)

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A collection of photographs from the United Nations General Assembly held in New York City. In 2014, the Waldorf Astoria Hotel hosted 30 different…

Political Guests

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