Tag: Plaza Hotel

Postcard image of the Plaza Club Hotel, 1935
Posted in Hotels and Motels

The Hotel Plaza

The Hotel Plaza was built at Fifth and Cooper Street in 1927, and was originally called the Plaza Club Hotel.

Posted in People

Alice Burdsall

ALICE BURDSALL was born in Pennsylvania around 1873. First appointed a teacher in Camden in 1908, she…

A rendering of a Hilton hotel that is being planned for Camden
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In a Faded City, Plans to Build a Hotel Build Hope

The old Plaza Hotel downtown is a tomb, sealed shut for more than 20 years now, it’s windows shattered and its green marquee worn and stripped of letters.

Life Hereabouts
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Life Hereabouts by Charlie Humes

Down Memory Lane with that Old Gang of Yours… in a few of the years when Our Town was as good a sport town as any in the land… from the time that Taylor and Gunnis promoted fights through the years to Roxey Allen… Mickey Blair… Eddie Chaney… Shamus Maguire… Pee Wee Ross… Jackie Hindle… Watson Finch… Georgie Abner… Nick Nicholas… Dixie Allen…