South Florida PBS Presents

The Grand Lady

Special | 26m 29s  | Video has closed captioning.

The Historic Hollywood Beach Resort, also known as the "Grand Lady," has a famous and storied past. In 1925, founder Joseph Young opened the Hollywood Beach Hotel as the crowning achievement of his new city. From lavish parties and visiting celebrities to a naval training facility during World War II, hear the history, the rebirth and the complicated state of The Grand Lady today.

Aired: 08/17/22

Expires: 06/28/24

Rating: NR

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South Florida PBS Presents is a local public television program presented by WPBT.