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Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Fred Harvey House and El Garces Hotel

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Creator: Fred Harvey (Firm)

Date: Between 1930s and 1940s

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: ATSF Series 4, #G-2.16

Unit ID: 76045

Summary: This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Fred Harvey House, and the El Garces Hotel in Needles, California. The hotel was named after Father Francisco Garces, a Spanish missionary, and was designed in the Neoclassical and Beaux-Arts style. The El Garces Hotel closed in 1949 and became an office building. The office building and depot were closed in 1998. On May 17, 2002, the El Garces Hotel was added to the National Register of Historic Places.

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Title (Main title): Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Fred Harvey House and El Garces Hotel

Part of: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company records. Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Corporate Photo Collection. Series IV: Advertising images. G-2: Harvey Houses.

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    Needles (Calif.)
    Hotels
    Railroads -- California -- Needles

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