Gorgeous ca 1910s Hotel Radisson Minneapolis Room Key Fob
ARTIFACT: This is a Gorgeous ca 1910s Hotel Radisson Minneapolis Room Key Fob.
The first Radisson hotel was built in 1909 in Minneapolis,
Minnesota, United States. It is named after the 17th-century French explorer,
ranger and furrier Pierre-Esprit Radisson. The original Radisson Hotel, founded
by heiress Edna Dickerson, was opened on December 15, 1909 at 41 South Seventh
Street in Minneapolis.
The hotel was purchased in 1962 by Curt Carlson (1914 -1999) and the transformation began to from the international chain we know today. The majority of Radisson-branded hotels are located in the United States. The company's headquarters, as well as the headquarters of the owner, Radisson Hospitality, Inc., are located in Minnetonka, Minnesota, a suburb of Minneapolis, the city where the first Radisson Hotel was built.
VINTAGE: Circa 1910's.
SIZE: Approximately 1-7/8" x 1-1/2"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nickel plated brass
MARKINGS: HOTEL RADISSON MINNEAPOLIS
ITEM NOTES: This is from an advertising collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBAX18 LBDEX04/19
CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The fob show moderate wear, some oxidation, overall handsome patina.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.