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"Cortlandt Hotel, Louisville KY"
4th and St. Catherine
Post Card mailed in 1939

The building still stands, though it is no longer a hotel.

On the card:

CORTLANDT HOTEL
942 So. 4th St.        LOUISVILLE, KY
     Just 2 blocks south of Broadway, 5
minutes walk to Shopping and Theatre district.
Comfort, Convenience and Economy, are the Keynotes of our Service.
Room Rates begin as Low as $1.75 per day
LEMUEL G. BASKETT            Miss ELLA O'HERN
Manager                          Res. Manager

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