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Commercial Hotel, Anaheim [graphic]
Alternative Title
Digital Anaheim
Date Created and/or Issued
bef. 1915 (issued)
Contributing Institution
Anaheim Public Library
Anaheim Public Library photograph collection on Anaheim local history
Rights Information
Property rights reside with the Anaheim Public Library. Literary rights are generally retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce, please contact the Local History Curator.
Previously known as the Anaheim Hotel
Accession number: P62
The Commercial Hotel, located at 182 West Center Street (now Lincoln Avenue) at the corner of Lemon Street; previously known as the Anaheim Hotel, which was built by Anaheim's second mayor, Henry Kroeger, and later sold to the hotel's proprietor, Max Nebelung; by 1890 the hotel's name was changed from the Anaheim Hotel to the Commercial Hotel and in 1905 was sold to John Ziegler; located on the site later occupied by the Hotel Valencia, built by Ziegler, which opened in 1916 and burned down May 4, 1977; image shows full view of hotel with one man standing at lower left corner in front of the hotel, and another man near a horse-drawn vehicle at far right; sign above ground floor doorway on left side of hotel reads "NEW COMMERCIAL HOTEL" ; two rectangular signs on pillars along right side of hotel read "Union ... [.illeg.] / Anaheim Beer / Anaheim, Calif." and two round signs read "PRIME BEER".
2 Photographic prints : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.
1 Negative : 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.
Photographic print
Ziegler, John B--1836-1919
Kroeger, Henry--1830-1921
Nebelung, Max--1844-1924
Anaheim Hotel--California--Anaheim
Commercial Hotel--California--Anaheim
Horse-drawn vehicles
Anaheim (Calif.)--Historic buildings, etc
Anaheim (Calif.)--Photographs
Anaheim (Calif.)--Description--Views--1857-1899
Time Period
Anaheim (Calif.) -- Description -- Views -- 1857-1899
Anaheim Hotel
Commercial Hotel
Anaheim (Calif.)
Historic buildings, etc

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