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Hot Springs in Garland County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

201

The Howe Hotel

 
 
201 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Masler, April 9, 2017
1. 201 Marker
Inscription. Constructed in 1926 the Howe Hotel was significant in the late 1920's. Roof garden on 8th floor while the 2nd floor housed a bath house. Served as an important redistribution center for troops in World War II.
Wheatly Property

 
Location. 34° 31.065′ N, 93° 3.269′ W. Marker is in Hot Springs, Arkansas, in Garland County. Marker is at the intersection of Central Avenue (State Highway 7) and Canyon Court, on the left when traveling south on Central Avenue. Touch for map. On Cast Iron support in front of DeSoto Rock Shop. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201, Hot Springs National Park AR 71901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of the Founding Convention Assemblies of God April 2-12, 1914 (within shouting distance of this marker); 126 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 122 (about 300 feet away); 304 (approx. 0.2 miles away); 308 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hot Springs (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ohio and Southern Clubs (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fordyce Bathhouse (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hot Springs.
 
Also see . . .  The De Soto Hotel. De Soto Hotel was the second name of this site. This
De Soto Rock shop site of 201 marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Masler, April 9, 2017
2. De Soto Rock shop site of 201 marker
detailed description is in the site, "Abandoned Arkansas," (Submitted on April 9, 2017, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee.) 
 
Additional keywords. Bath House
 
Categories. ArchitectureWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 9, 2017, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 182 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 9, 2017, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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