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The Davenport Hotel: Grand Again

  • Aired: 04/22/2010
  • 01:16:39
  • Rating: NR
The Davenport Hotel, was the most modern hostelry in the United States when it opened in 1914. It was the first hotel with air conditioning, the first with a pipe organ, and the first with a central vacuum system. The Davenport Hotel shut down in 1985. But local entrepreneurs, Walt and Karen Worthy bought the hotel in 2000 and gave it a top-to-bottom renovation. The Davenport is grand again!
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Join Ellen Travolta in this visit to "one of America's exceptional hotels."
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