The Windsor Hotel
— The Museum in the Streets —
Donald O. Robbins is perhaps the most photographed man in Belfast. This was taken in 1908 when he was 48 years old, 45 inches tall, and he weighted 47 pounds. Despite his small stature he served as the Windsor Hotel's bell boy, head bouncer and pool room manager.
Erected 2004 by The Belfast Historical Society and Museum, Inc., The City of Belfast, and the Belfast Community. (Marker Number 3.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Entertainment • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1807.
Location. 44° 25.568′ N, 69°
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Main and High (within shouting distance of this marker); The Circus Comes to Town (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to Belfast (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Opera House (about 400 feet away); Post Office Square (about 400 feet away); Downtown Main Street (about 400 feet away); Belfast City Hall (about 500 feet away); A Benevolent Bequest (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belfast.
More about this marker. Marker #3 (of 30) in "The Museum in the Streets". The text on the Marker is in English, followed by a French translation.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 11, 2012, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 517 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 11, 2012, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.