The Hotel San Carlos was built in 1928 and sports a Renaissance Revival style. Renaissance Revival is also known as Neo-Renaissance and was popularized during the 19th century in Europe. During the early 20th century the style leaped across the pond…

Construction of the hotel was announced in spring 1927 under the originally planned name, Roosevelt Hotel.The project was financed by Sutherlin-Barry & Company of New Orleans, Louisiana, for owner G. L. Johnson of Chicago, Illinois. The…