The Hilton Effect in Words and Pictures

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Pioneering hospitality company Hilton is preparing to celebrate 100 years of sheltering people on the road. Following are some of the trends it has seen after hosting more than 3 billion guests over the last century. Visit us @smartmeetings for more photos and tag us in your historic #hotelfies.

Socorro, Mexico
Hilton family: Conrad is just to the right of his mother (credit: Hilton Archives/University of Houston)
Cisco, Texas
First Hilton-owned property in 1919, The Mobley (credit: Hilton Archives/University of Houston)
Omaha Hilton, Nebraska
State-of-the-art private dining room in 1970 (credit: Hilton Archives/University of Houston)

Everywhere, U.S.A.
Introduction of first televisions in guest rooms in 1947 (credit: Hilton Archives/University of Houston)

Signia Hilton, Indianapolis
Cutting-edge technology for 2019 adapts media to changing guest needs, such as television in bathroom mirrors (rendering)

Signia Hilton, Indianapolis
The newest member of the Hilton family will provide a true sense of arrival with modern architecture, manicured landscaping and a welcoming team (rendering)
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