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Roanoke, VA Hotel Fire, July 1898

Hotel On Fire

HOTEL AT ROANOKE BURNED.

Roanoke, Va., July 1. -- The Hotel Roanoke was destroyed by fire this afternoon.
Loss, $100,000.

The Daily Review Decatur Illinois 1898-07-02

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Actually, the hotel wasn't

Actually, the hotel wasn't destroyed. Only a small portion near the kitchen was involved.



article | by Dr. Radut