That's the world's largest pheasant you're looking at. Over 40 feet of synthetic bird. The hotel still stands, but it's the Dakota Inn now. Gooogle review:
just sleep, used nothing else-that is it, that is it, no more
Everyone says it's cold and sterile and old and needs modernization. You can imagine how that might be the case, if nothing had been done in decades. And it makes you realize how much comfort and luxury we expect in the humblest of places these days.
But it had bowling.