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Adams Hotel Fire (access required)

The Hotel Adams in Phoenix, engulfed in flames on May 17, 1910.The graveyard shift was nearly over when Henry Willey, night clerk at Hotel Adams, noticed smoke coming from an elevator shaft in the lobby. He summoned porter Charles King and the two men dashed into the cellar beneath the hotel pharmacy. To their astonishment, ...

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