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Starwood Hotels & Resorts. Sheraton Corporation of America, 1967 Annual Report - Image 10. 1967. Hospitality Industry Archives, Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, University of Houston. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. November 20, 2019. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/hiltonar/item/1346/show/1335.

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Starwood Hotels & Resorts. (1967). Sheraton Corporation of America, 1967 Annual Report - Image 10. Annual Reports from the Hospitality Industry Archives. Hospitality Industry Archives, Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, University of Houston. Retrieved from https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/hiltonar/item/1346/show/1335

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Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Sheraton Corporation of America, 1967 Annual Report - Image 10, 1967, Annual Reports from the Hospitality Industry Archives, Hospitality Industry Archives, Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, University of Houston, accessed November 20, 2019, https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/hiltonar/item/1346/show/1335.

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Title Sheraton Corporation of America, 1967 Annual Report
Creator (LCNAF)
  • Starwood Hotels & Resorts
Publisher Starwood Hotels & Resorts
Date 1967
Description Sheraton Corporation of America Annual Report for the year ending on April 30, 1967.
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  • Hospitality industry
  • Hotel management
  • Corporation reports
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  • Starwood Hotels & Resorts
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  • annual reports
  • business records
Language English
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Original Item Location Conrad N. Hilton Papers
Digital Collection Annual Reports from the Hospitality Industry Archives
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/hiltonar
Repository Hospitality Industry Archives, Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, University of Houston
Repository URL http://www.uh.edu/hilton-college/About/hospitality-industry-archives
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Transcript Si, Sheraton Corporation of America Sheraton Design & Development; Inc. Sheraton Inns, Inc. International Hotel Supply Corporation Dinner of the Month Club 1937 Sheraton Corporation of America 1967 30-Year Highlights 1937 Acquisition of first hotel, the 200-room Stonehaven, valued at time of purchase at $165,000 (now Sheraton Motor Inn) in Springfield, Mass. 1939 Three more hotels added including Boston's former Sheraton Hotel from which the Company name developed. 1941 Boston's famed Copley-Plaza (now Sheraton-Plaza) acquired. 1946 Merger with the United States Realty and Improvement Corporation, with acquisition of New York's Whitehall Building (now Sheraton Whitehall). 1947 Sheraton creates first inter-hotel reservation network on teletype. 1948 New York's Park-Central became the Park-Sheraton, the Corporation's largest hotel, with 1,500 rooms. 1950 Acquisition of two major Canadian hotel chains makes Sheraton an international corporation. 1953 Washington, D.C's largest hotel, the Wardman Park (now Sheraton-Park Hotel and Motor Inn with 1,428 rooms) and Carlton Hotel (now Sheraton- Carlton) acquired. 1954 San Francisco's legendary Palace Hotel (now Sheraton-Palace) and Chicago's historic Blackstone Hotel (now Sheraton-Blackstone) join the coast-to- coast system. 1956 Sheraton takes over Eppley chain of 22 mid-continent hotels for $30,600,000, including the 1,300- room William Penn Hotel (now Penn-Sheraton). 1957 The new 1,000-room Sheraton, first hotel constructed by the Corporation, opens in Philadelphia. "Reservatron," first hotel industry automatic electronic reservations system, is introduced. 1959 Sheraton opens new hotels in Dallas, Texas; Binghamton, N.Y., and Portland, Oregon. The Royal Hawaiian, Moana, SurfRider, and Princess Kaiulani on Waikiki Beach, Hawaii, are purchased from Matson Navigation Co. for $18 Million. 1961 The Sheraton-Tel Aviv opens in Israel and a new 600-room addition is added to the Sheraton-Chicago. 1962 Sheraton Inns, Inc., franchise division, is formed with three motor inns (74 now in operation, 26 additional under contract). 1963 New Sheraton hotels opened in Maui, Hawaii; Minneapolis, Minn; Puerto Rico; and Venezuela. 1965 The new Sheraton-Boston in Prudential Center became Sheraton's 100th hotel in operation. 1966 The Sheraton-Kuwait opens in the Middle East. 1967 "Reservatron II," a new $4 Million advanced automation system for personalized reservations, is introduced. Twelve new Sheraton hotels and motor inns will open before December, 1967, in the United States, Canada, Aruba, Venezuela, Corsica, Malta, and the Philippines.