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From 1945 to 1965, Fioravanti Dell'Agnesse oversaw the operation and management of the Waldorf Astoria Towers as well as the Foreign Department and the Flag Room. This image shows Mr. Dell'Agnesse with fellow Waldorf Team Members as they change out…

The flag room of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel houses over 190 flags of nations and corporations from all over the world. Initially created by Fio Dell'Agnese, the flag room currently operates under the management of Senior Housekeeping Manager Laura…

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In 2014, the Waldorf Astoria Hotel received the flag for the Waldorf Astoria brand; as our brand's "Flagship" property, it was obvious that we had to fly this flag proudly!

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Lucius Boomer, former president of the Hotel Waldorf Astoria Corporation, presented a White House publication on how to properly fly, present, and handle the United States Flag to all Waldorf Astoria team members in the early 1940s just as the United…

Printed in a rich color scheme, this article highlights the Waldorf Astoria's prestigious flag room and its collection, which, at the time, consisted of over 400 flags!

I.M. Pei (R) and his wife Eileen at Asia Society's Annual Dinner at New York's Waldorf Astoria in 2004.

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The crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise poses for their photograph in the Grand Ballroom at their celebratory ships party dinner.

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This rare, original edition of Scientific American features a cover story on the construction of the original Astoria Hotel in 1897. The Astoria Hotel, funded by John Jacob Astor IV, was the sister property to William Waldorf Astor's Waldorf Hotel.…
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