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Thomas Everett Hull

Thomas Everett Hull, American hotel executive. Served as captain, United States Air Force, 1917.; Mason (Shriner).; Club: Los Angeles Press.

Background

  • Hull, Thomas Everett was born on October 4, 1893 in Colorado Springs. Son of Seth and Ida (LaFrances) Hull.

  • Education

    • Graduate Colorado A. & M. College, 1913.

    Career

    • Owner, operator 22 theatres, Texas and New Mexico, 1914-1917, 22 hotels in west, since 1918. Owner, operator Hollywood (California) Roosevelt Hotel since 1934, Hotel El Rancho, Sacramento, California, since 1939. President Hull Hotels since 1934.

      Originator El Rancho type hotel in west. Began luxury resort trend in Nevada when he built El Rancho Vegas, Las Vegas.

    Membership

    Served as captain, United States Air Force, 1917. Mason (Shriner).; Club: Los Angeles Press.

    Connections

    • Married Lynn Starr.
    • father: Seth Hull
    • mother: Ida (LaFrances) Hull
    • spouse: Lynn Starr.
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    Born October 4, 1893
    Died July, 1964
    (aged 70)
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