The Eastman Hotel - Hot Springs AR
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 34° 30.681 W 093° 03.210
15S E 495089 N 3818856
Quick Description: Sits right at the foot of all the Spas, this historic marker is sponsored by the Historic Baseball Trail
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 2/24/2013 1:39:14 AM
Waymark Code: WMGEXV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member arkansas stickerdude
Views: 3

Long Description:
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The Eastman Hotel

Built in 1890, the elegant, 500-room Eastman Hotel was a hub for te baseball community in the early 20th century. Here Babe Ruth flipped a coin to settle his 1921 salary dispute with the Yankees. In 1925, Walter Johnson received a hero's welcome upon returning to town after his World Series triumph and awed guests on the veranda by pitching on the hotel lawn.

Erected 2012
Hot Springs Advertising and Promotion Commission
Link to Marker: Not listed

History of Marker: Not listed

Additional Parking: Not Listed

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