Photo courtesy of Bert Sharpe

Photo courtesy of Bert Sharpe

Many South Main hotel owners like Lewis Koleas, whose name is inlaid in the tile below the door, had arrangements with the railroads to house their employees for free.  This building was the first of many on South Main to be renovated by Phil Woodard.

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