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The Hotel Florence: Drawing Room Stories

Opened on November 1, 1881 the Hotel Florence was the hospitality showcase for wealthy visitors to the factory town George Pullman built and was named for George's favorite daughter, Florence.


Drawing Room Stories will retell the history of Pullman through the eyes of historic characters such as Pearl White, the last resident to live in the hotel and Alfonso Quiroz' grandfather who worked in the Pullman factory....and through the voices of  fictional characters whose lives captured the intrigues and drama of the Victorian era. 

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