Bowery Boys Archive: The Early Years

It got off to a rocky start, but the Plaza Hotel has become one of the most recognizable landmarks in New York City. We take a look at its kooky history, from its days as an upper class ‘transient hotel’ to a party place for celebrities. Starring: The Beatles, Eloise, Truman Capote and of course the unsinkable Mrs. Patrick Campbell.


On certain players, this enhanced version of the podcast is embedded with pictures that will pop up as you play the show.

Direct download: 69_The_Plaza_Hotel.m4a
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