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This photo was taken in the late 19th century or early 20th century of people who worked at St. James Hotel.

What's old is new at hotel


St. James Hotel employees staged "Historic Day" March 7 while recreating a photograph discovered six months ago.

Three dozen staff members dressed in late 19th century clothing with the guidance of Karen Boek in the Sheldon Theatre Costume Shop.

"I tried to match the fashion as well as possible with the clothes in the original photo," Boek said in a statement.

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Anne Jacobson
Anne Jacobson has been editor of the Republican Eagle since December 2003. 
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