what does this mean? hotel guest

Trudy Barch

 In the United States Census, 1940

·  ·  California

·  San Diego

·  San Diego Judicial Townsh..., Councilmanic District 6


The first line (as best as I can read it) says:

The following persons enumerated in the El Cortez Hotel block #3558.


My possible relatives and the whole page says hotel guest.   What does that mean?


I looked at Wikipedia and it says apartment-hotel.   Would that be similar to condominiums today?


Thank you,   Trudy Barch,  Florida



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