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Browse Collections (18 total)

AUDIO

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The items in this collection contain accounts of present and past events and "happenings" here at our hotel. Speakers or headphones are required for…

WALDORF MOMENTS PROJECT

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A collection of items related to our Waldorf Moments social memory project. These items have been donated by various individuals who have experienced…

VIDEOS

Collection of interviews, movies, and moving images that have occurred within or about our hotel over the last century.

POSTCARDS

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A collection of postcards sent from both the original Waldorf Astoria Hotel and the current Waldorf Astoria New York Hotel located on Park…

PORTRAITS

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A collection of dozens of autographed photographs and portraits given to Oscar of the Waldorf. It seems that Oscar brought these with him when he…

STAFF

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A collection of photos, memorabilia, and artifacts pertaining to the legacy of past and present Waldorf Astoria Team Members.

AMNESTY

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Created in 2012, the Waldorf Astoria Amnesty Program called to the masses to return artifacts taken from our hotel over the last 80+ years as a way to…

"THE WALDORF-ASTORIA: NEW YORK"

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This collection consists of reproductions of illustrations from the publication "The Waldorf-Astoria, New York." The promotional book was compiled in…

AMERICA'S PALACE

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In October of 1931, President Herbert Hoover took to the airwaves to announce to the opening of the Park Avenue Waldorf=Astoria Hotel. This historic…