Claude H. Lindsley, the structure had "certified lighting and radio in every room."
Now a state office building, the structure is currently undergoing a $4 million restoration.
Quoted matter and image above: Stewart Gammill, manager; Steward Gammill, Jr., assistant manager. Letterhead, Robert E. Lee Hotel, Jackson, MS, undated. "District 1, Square 249" Guy Seghers Office Records, Southeastern Architectural Archive, Special Collections Division, Tulane University Libraries.