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Aileen Harmon fonds

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Part Of
Aileen Harmon fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual records and photographs by and about Aileen Harmon, as well as collected items. Textual records include: letter from Harmon to the Director of Alberta's provincial parks re addition of Yamnuska area to Bow Valley Provincial Park, 1973; brief, from Harvie Heights and Bow Va…
Date Range
[ca. 1924] - 2015
Reference Code
M287 / V262
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Transparency
Part Of
Aileen Harmon fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M287 / V262
Sous-Fonds
M287
V262
Accession Number
1876
1915
1916
2302
2932
3082
3380
3383
3411
7753
2016.8596
Reference Code
M287 / V262
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Transparency
Date Range
[ca. 1924] - 2015
Physical Description
26.5 cm of textual records. -- 33 photographs (26 prints : b&w and col. ; 20.5 x 30 cm or smaller -- 6 negatives : b&w nitrate negatives ; 12.5 x 10 cm -- 1 transparency : col. slide ; 35 mm)
History / Biographical
Aileen Harmon (1912 - 2015), daughter of Byron Harmon, worked as a government naturalist at Banff, Alberta, Canada and was involved in local natural history groups and activities. Aileen was a founding member, alongside Bruce Gordon, of the Bow Valley Naturalists, and was also on the Board of The Canadian Wildlife Federation and The Society of Alberta Naturalists. Aileen moved to Mill Bay on Vancouver Island, B.C. in 1981 following the end of a lengthy career with Parks Canada. During her retirement years, Aileen travelled extensively, reaching all seven continents. She also authored an autobiographical book, titled "Tales of My Mountain Life", in 2004. Aileen passed away on January 9, 2015 at the age of 102.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual records and photographs by and about Aileen Harmon, as well as collected items. Textual records include: letter from Harmon to the Director of Alberta's provincial parks re addition of Yamnuska area to Bow Valley Provincial Park, 1973; brief, from Harvie Heights and Bow Valley subdivision residents to public hearings on land use and resource development in the eastern slopes, 1973; letter re James Hector, 1979; notes on career, 2003; notes on Catharine Whyte for CBC recording, 2004; Christmas cards and collected articles, ca.1960. Photographs, made by and collected by Aileen Harmon, pertain to Aileen Harmon and friends, skiing, Skoki area, Mount Yamnuska, Banff Indian Days. Includes photographs by Byron Harmon. Added content from accession 2016.8596 : ca. 25 cm of textual records including personal correspondence, guest book, original writing and notes by Aileen Harmon, personal travel journals from a 1931 packing trip and 1933 ski trip to Skoki, drafts of autobiographical book "Tales of My Mountain Life", articles pertaining to or written by Aileen Harmon, Christmas cards, and letters of condolence to Carole Harmon following Aileen's passing. Also 26 print photographs, 6 negative photographs from a 1937 hiking trip, and one transparency. Fonds consists of one series : Series I - Personal records
Name Access
Harmon, Aileen
Harmon, Carole
Subject Access
Environment
Family and personal life
Memorial
Parks Canada
Hiking
Mountains
Travel
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
British Columbia
Access Restrictions
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Language
English
Finding Aid
Basic description only
Category
Environment
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
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Crosby family fonds

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Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists mainly of business records of Deer Lodge, Lake Louise Trading Company, Inglenook restaurant, including lodge receipts, 1931-1941; accounts, 1929-1934; tourist agency accounts, 1936-1943; menus, 1940-1945; rationing records, 1943-1947; Inglenook advertising, 1958-1962; maintenance and…
Date Range
[188-]-1971
Reference Code
M486 / V152
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Motion picture
Film
Photograph
Album
Negative
Photograph print
Transparency
Textual record
Corporate record
Map
Plan
Private record
Published record
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 486
V 152
Sous-Fonds
M 486
V 152
Accession Number
3117, 3266, 3422, 3933, 4086, 5017, 5069, 5128, 5224, 5450, 5892, 5956, 6748, 6764, 7066, 7212 (unproc)
Reference Code
M486 / V152
GMD
Motion picture
Film
Photograph
Album
Negative
Photograph print
Transparency
Textual record
Corporate record
Map
Plan
Private record
Published record
Date Range
[188-]-1971
Physical Description
ca.2 m textual records. -- ca. 3000 photographs: prints, negatives, transparencies. -- 1 photograph album (ca.180 prints); some copies. -- 1 cartographic record: plan. -- 2 motion pictures
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists mainly of business records of Deer Lodge, Lake Louise Trading Company, Inglenook restaurant, including lodge receipts, 1931-1941; accounts, 1929-1934; tourist agency accounts, 1936-1943; menus, 1940-1945; rationing records, 1943-1947; Inglenook advertising, 1958-1962; maintenance and other records. Records were generated during period of ownership by the Crosby family.
Fonds also includes Lou Crosby personal and professional papers and Crosby family papers.
Photographs pertain to Crosby family; Deer Lodge; Banff Winter Carnival; Brewster Transport Company and Jim Brewster; Banff events; winter sports, especially skiing and skating; vacations; scenic views. Photographs taken primarily by Lou Crosby and companions including Byron Harmon, ca. 1910-1950. Photograph album pertains to Lou Crosby's hunting and climbing trips, ca. 1907-1915.
Plan of Anthracite with annotations re status of properties, ca. 1930.
Motion pictures are of Banff Winter Carnival
Name Access
Crosby, Lou
Subject Access
Commerce and industry
Family and personal life
Sports, recreation and leisure
Access Restrictions
Some restriction/s on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Finding Aid
Finding aids and reference tools: preliminary inventory
accession record copies for unprocessed material
Related Material
Brewster Transport material is related by provenance to Brewster Transport fonds (M82/V92)
Creator
Crosby, Lou
Category
Commerce and industry
Family and personal life
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
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Crosby family manuscripts and visual materials inventory

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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 1
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 1
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing:
M486 / V152 Crosby House Archival Material Box 1 Crosby House – Office Closet Prints, loose Film negatives, panoramas Art booklet Correspondence Lantern slides Cheque register – Lou Crosby Glass negatives Matted portraits Framed prints
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Crosby family manuscripts and visual materials inventory

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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 2
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 2
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing:
Box 2 Crosby House – Office Closet Wildlife prints (bad condition – ripped and rolled) Ticket re sale of Florida property Unused air tickets – Qantas Airlines “What’s in a Radio Tube” Booklet Home Sound Reproduction Handbook Box of postcards and prints Canadian postage 4 cent stamp Tire Jack instructions Publications; Child Life Magazine, 1929 Canada, 1950 Newfoundland Canada’s New Province Proceedings of the M.W. Grand Lodge of Alberta, 1936 Pikes Peak by Rail Vest Pocket Webster Dictionary Visit of Her Royal Highness The Princess Margaret, 1958 History of Baalbek (Lebanon), 1960 Alpine Wildflowers of Western U.S. Wedding anniversary card Statement Tablet (Blanket) Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue, 1911 Rare Coin Encyclopedia and Catalog Golf Penalties Alpine Club of Canada – Constitution and List of Members, 1937 4 travel note booklets (3 blank) Alazhar Widow’s Benefit Association By-Laws, 1933 Cyprus Preceptory No. 33 Knights Templar By-Laws Western Skating Association Handbook on Skating, 1906 Skaters’ History, 1916 Amateur Skating Union of the U.S. Handbook, 1934 International Skating Union Regulations, 1961 Amateur Athletic Union of Canada Official Handbook 2x Amateur Athletic Union of Canada Official Handbook, 1930-31 2x Canadian Philatelic Society, 1919 2x Canadian Philatelic Society, Membership List, 1930 University of Toronto – Hart House Booklet, 1923-1932 2x valentine cards Telephone book instructions Booklet of 20 miniature photo views Riverside (?), California Numerous postcards, blank and correspondence Decorative info cards Canadian Dental Hygiene Council Publication “At the Gate” A Book of Facts on Hot Water Heating Efficiency Hints to Mothers on the Treatment of their Children, 1914 Infant Feeding and Hygiene Today’s News, Summerside, PEI newspaper, 1939 Newspaper cut out – “Some cake receipts” A poem “Thoughts from the “Sunny South” by Mary Belle Rich High School and University Matriculation Exam Board Departmental Examinations, 1926-1935 for English, Physics, French, Art, Algebra, Latin, German, Composition Tune/poem “Beautiful Banff” Rocky Mountain Tours Brochure Poem “Banff” by Mary Belle Rich Poem “Lake Louise” by Mary Belle Rich Booklet Wild Flowers in Northern California, Oregon, and Washington Coleman Manual for Motor Campers The Banff Windermere Highway – Department of the Interior publication Oliver School District, province of Alberta Tax Notice, 1912-1915 2x Oct 15, 1924 Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies Bulletin, No. 1 2x Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies Bulletin, No.2 Publication – Australia for the Tourist, 1914 A lock of blonde hair
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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 3
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 3
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 3 Crosby House – Office Closet Black box of matted prints, prints, and cartes des visites - Crosby and Seaton family photographs, many identified and captioned on reverse. Brown metal box: Sun Life Assurance Co. Correspondence Agreement between Barbara Brewster, Jack Walker Brewster and Edward Cecil Collier, all Executors of Estate of George Brewster and Gertrude Crosby Inventory listing of Triangle Inn, 1950 2 portrait photograph prints of L. Crosby Insurance policy to Gertrude Crosby 2 agreements between Brewster Transport Co and Louis S. Crosby, 1954 & 1959 Lease agreement – Gertrude Crosby and Department of Interior Rocky Mountain Parks Canada Superintendent Land Titles Certificate – YWCA Banff **filed in the brown metal box are *important* papers containing many of the following: Capital stock certificates Insurance papers
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Crosby family manuscripts and visual materials inventory

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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 4
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 4
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 4 Crosby House – Office Closet Prints “climbing” Prints and negs “parade on Banff Ave-early” Prints “Banff” includes Mount Norquay Ski Camp images Prints “Family on trips” Negatives “Early Skating in Banff,” 1925, 1930 Prints and negs of Lake Louise Map Prints – included image of Tom Wilson with N. Sanson and J. M. Gibbon; First Nations, and other Statement of Investment Income Canadian Pamphlets Catalogue, 1962 The London Philatelist, 1962 B.C. South Western Districts Comparative Geographical Study and Map Alberta – B.C. Boundary Map Correspondence between L. Crosby and real estate in Yale Athabaska Sheet Map Colour photograph of group shot B&W photograph of group shot Christmas card and b&w photograph of group at hotel (Savoy Hotel?) Envelope containing: Photographs of Princess Margaret, Eleanor Luxton, Norman Luxton, Lou Crosby, and Crag & Canyon article about the Royals visit. Correspondence re: anniversary of George Washington Rundle Memorial United Church Dedication Service Program, 1967 B&W photographs B&W photographs – Lou(?) and woman outside of Abegweit Felt Crest Banff Colour transparency of Deer Lodge B&W photographs of J. Brewster and other men Numerous Ron Duke portraits of Crosby family members Folder of large b&w prints pertaining to Brewster Transportation including views of vehicle fleets, tally-ho, Banff Springs Hotel, the Banff Train Station, Banff Avenue, Tunnel Mtn. Matted Crosby family portraits Portrait of Marjorie Crosby at UBC, 1940 Print of Gertrude (?) Crosby Prints of unidentified people Hand-coloured photograph of “A Stoney Dance” North house University Residence, Toronto, 1935-36 – Douglas Crosby among group Portrait of Lou S. Crosby, Master of masons Large, outdoor group shot Print of two deer Portrait of Robert Crosby Set of World’s Fair Postcards Small Crosby Family Snapshot album Portrait of Crosby family member Colour family photograph of Crosby family at Abegweit, 1987 Portarit of Crosby family member Colour portrait of skiers Framed print of man with parrot Duplicate prints of portraits of Gertrude (?) and Lou Crosby Black Photograph Album/scrapbook: - b&w photographs pasted in and tipped in (views of Banff and area), recipes, envelopes of prints, postcards, Crosby and family, cards, notes, brochures, articles for Ladies World, 1916, a motor road guide to BNP, newspaper clippings, baby record for Douglas Richard Crosby, envelope of newspaper cut-outs. Black 3-ring Binder: - Stamp catalogue, the stamps of PEI (from the Stamp News Annual, 1892) by A.A. Bartlett - Postcards from various African countries and card with photograph of Mary Seaton or Audrey - Notes - Newspaper clipping – letter to the editor from Enid M. Burnham “Banff prices Defended” - An envelope of photograph stills cut from film strips - Great Canadian Oil Sands Limited Progress Report, 1965 - A handwritten letter from Frances to Auntie Gertie, 1940 - Funeral services program for Marjorie Crosby Dye, 1999 and photographs - Blank letterhead Calgary Associate Clinic - Handwritten letter to Lou Crosby, 1928 from ? - Photographs - Portrait photograph of Robert Crosby - Miscellaneous pamphlet and info sheets, receipts - Address book - In Memory Book for Marjorie Crosby Dye - Kodak canister – undeveloped 35mm negative roll film - Lab requisition for Donald McGill - Manila envelope containing: miscellaneous clippings; photographs; letter to Marion Seaton from Coal and Petroleum Board, 1939 re license application for retailing gasoline and oil at Marble Canyon; copy of Runguis painting “Skyline Trail Above Ptarmigan Lake,” 1939; a ski brochure; photograph of rocky mountain goats; 1931 letter and photograph from CPR J.M. Gibbon to Lou S. Crosby re cauldron hole on BSH golf course - Colour portrait of Marjorie Crosby Dye - Newspaper article clipping on Fort McMurray oil - Envelope of b&w photographs of vacation pictures of Pompeii, Italy, BNP, Lake Louise and Chateau Lake Louise - Heating cable sets manual belonging to Peter Whyte - 2 newspaper clippings - Framed print of ?Douglas Crosby? - Birthday card from Glenna to Aunt Marion - Canmore Golf Club score card - Greeting card; birthday card - Motion picture film in can with content described on notepaper inside of can: Annie, Rob, George, Doug, Marion, convocation, LSC on golf links, Hawaii, various monuments visited.
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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 5
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 5
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 5 Crosby House – Office Box containing: colour travel slides of Rio De Janeiro; Granada; Miami’s Parrot Jungle, Florida; Hagia Sofia in Istanbul, Turkey; Athens, Greece; Nikko Toshogu Shrine; Bangkok, Thailand; Taj Mahal; Amsterdam; Capital Investment Co. payment cheques of Fred L. Crosby; Souvenir Slides of Pompeii; Vatican; Sistine Chapel; loose slides; Toledo, Spain; unidentified vacation slides; unidentified prints Box of “family pictures” containing: An envelope of negatives – Chateau Lake Louise Fire, 1924 Photographs of exterior of Crosby (?) home An envelope addressed to Dr. Douglas R. Crosby, England including: Lake Louise Trading Co. Statement, 1949 newsclipping; photographs of Douglas and his children; newsclipping re: University of Alberta staff appointment notices – Dr. D.R. Crosby, Professor of Mathematics Envelope of photographs “children of Douglas and Janet Crosby: Kim and Janice Crosby” Envelope of Crosby family photographs at Deer Lodge Photographs of Dorothy Seaton, daughters of Gerald and Bess, 1931 Chicago Parks Beautiful Postcard package Bridges spanning the San Francisco Bay area – postcard package Letter from Marjorie to mother and daddy, 1938 Envelope of photographs “Rob’s Children” R.S. Crosby family photographs Crosby trip to Hawaii photographs Travel photographs – India Photographs of Banff views Photographs and letter from Alice to Lou, 1946 Wholesale Canadian list stamp catalogue, 1957-1958 Envelope of stamps Loose stamps Empty envelopes with cancelled stamps Prints and negatives of Abegweit and garage in winter Redwood Highway California Souvenir Postcards San Francisco postcards Postcards: Salt Lake City, Utah; Boulder Dam; Oregon Caves; California; Pacific Coast; Berkeley; Redwood Forest Package of photograph mounting corners Lock of Janice Crosby’s hair @ 18 months Envelope of b&w photographs: “Rob and Evelyn Crosby Family: Anita – 4 years, Rick – 6-12 months, 1948.” 3 X 3-D colour postcards of Japanese Temples Postcards and stamps 1934 letter to Lou Crosby, unsigned Letter to Lou Crosby from Eleanor (?) of San Mateo, California Postcards – Lake Louise and Chateau Lake Louise Letter to Lou Crosby from Myrtle Matthew B&W photograph of mountain-view Letter to Louis Crosby from cousin Muriel of Cape Province, South Africa, 1935 Note re taxation exemption of CPR property – “Section 16 of 44 Vict. 1881” Letter to Louis from Cousin Muriel, 1934 of South Africa Letter to Lou from Cousin Muriel, 1929 South Africa Letter from Rob, 1937 Rugby, England Letter re stamps and stamp collecting from dealer, 1938 Numerous maps Trésors de mon pays by Marcel Rosset Rambling in Geneva Pamphlets with maps/travel booklets of Vienna; Hawaii’s Flowers, plants and fruits; Alberta Horticultural Guide, 1950-51; “Panjab Impressions” – chapter from a book; Guide to the Ruins of Chichen Itea, 1952; “The Story of Rundle”; 2 X “Self Conducted Nature Walk of Desert Botanical Garden of Arizona,” Tempe, Arizona Maps 4 strips of souvenir colour slides – Hawaii: Maka Puu Point Tour; Hawaii National Park; Kauai; Hilo In the Ypres Salient: The Story of a Fortnight’s Canadian Fighting, June 2-16, 1916 by Beckles Willson Booklet: “Southern British Columbia: Land Recording Divisions South of the Railway Belt” Map: “Auto Circle Tour of the Canadian Rockies” Map: Yoho Park Maps Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland Map: Edinburgh Corp Transport Department Pamphlet for the Collegiate Church of St. Andrew, Steyning Northern Ireland by Hugh Shearman, 1946 The Story Sompting Parish Church Bartholomew’s Revised “Half-Inch” contoured maps The Old North Church in Picture and In Story Frontier Guide to the Incredible Roger’s Pass Booklet on St. George’s in the Pines Banff School of Fine Arts Scholarship Night, 1956 – awards presentation program Envelope with cancelled postage stamps addressed to L.S. Crosby Maps Colour souvenir postcards: Vienna and the Vatican
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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 6
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 6
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 6 Crosby House – Office Closet Chocolate box containing photographs: prints of Sunshine Lodge; Quebec City; Christmas card from the Crosby’s with a photograph outside of Abegweit; Banff Springs Hotel; Brewster Tally-Ho; Banff Ave; Brewster Transport; Banff Auto Rd; Brewster Transport Co. Garage; various Brewster Transport vehicles. Negatives of Deer Lodge; winter scenes Prints of: Snowshoeing; Banff Speed Skaters with medals; Banff Winter Carnival speed skating, 1932; Doug Crosby; Alex Young, 1932; skiing; wedding pictures; portrait of Crosby children – Fred, Doug, Marjorie, Robert, Marion; Lake Louise Trading Co.; Crosby children; sports activities; Deer Lodge; and an invitation to the District Meeting of Masons, 1962 2 X metal briefcases containing 35mm colour slides from travels 1 framed print of Lake Louise trail 1 framed portrait of Lou S. Crosby 1 photograph album “Aloha” containing b&w and colour travel photographs 1 scrapbook(?) containing: prints and card-mounted images of bison; tepees; horses; Doug and Fred Crosby as children on lawn at Abegweit; men at camp; mountain views; sledding; dog-sledding; trail rides; Mount Rundle; Banff in winter; Banff Indian Days parade Numerous greeting cards, blank with painted images reproduced from Harmon photographs Christmas card from Edna to Gertie, 1951 The Nakimu Caves Glacier Dominion Park, B.C. booklet CIBC 1962 Annual Statement Painting book National Parks in the Canadian Cordillera Manila envelope addressed to L.S. Crosby containing invoices; statements; receipts; correspondence Excelsior drawing book containing maps 2 drawing books with Louis S. Crosby, Feb 1901 written on front Giant postcards – William Notman images Photograph prints Envelope of prints: Banff Winter Carnival events; Brewster Transportation Co; wedding (?) Box of 3 prints: Banff Speed Skaters – children
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Crosby family manuscripts and visual materials inventory

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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 7
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 7
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 7 Crosby House – Office Deer Lodge Accounts Receivable records Crosby Company Ltd. Cheques Banff Crag & Canyon March 4, 1964 Obituary and article about Louis Crosby 4 b&w portraits 1 b&w print unidentified location 9 b&w portrait (Gertie Crosby?) by Ron Duke 1 b&w portrait (Lou S. Crosby) by Ron Duke 1 manila envelope with b&w group picture of Canadian Pacific Railway Photo includes identifications of men in group (Lou Crosby; Claude Brewster; Stan Johnson, BAC; Colin C. McCartney, Mgr. BSH; C.R. Shaw, Pres.BAC; W. T. Clark, editor of Crag and Canyon; various U.S. travel editors) 1 hand drawn sketch of a town neighborhood 1 photograph print of 1958 Gray Line Assoc. Convention Agents luncheon 1 photograph print of 1939 Gray Line Assoc. passenger fraternity luncheon. 4 x certificates of provincial outdoor speed skating championships, 1938 2 x rolled b&w photographs – vehicle transport fleet (?) Hawaii (?) 1962 letter and 19 colour slides of Mexico to Mrs. L.S. Crosby B&w photograph– Annual Conference of Rotary International 4th District, 1929 1925 letter and sketch drawing of Town of Golden re teahouses 1 b&w photograph of Okapi 8 x 1964 – 1966 cheque registers Crosby-CIBC bank correspondence – cancelled cheques, letters, etc.. 2 negatives of (Deer Lodge?) exterior Family tree of Robert Washington Shumbles (?) and Hannah Barrell 1 photograph of Lula Xmas, 1945 1 box of miniature stereographs 1 b&w photographs of Crosby’s (?) L&G in Egypt at Pyramids 4 packages of Souvenir Colour travel slides: Roman Forum, Sistine Chapel and Vatican. 1 envelope of very small b&w prints – stereo camera prints? 1 envelope of colour slide transparencies 1 colour print Travel slides Correspondence - letters Ca. 1957 – 1 box of travel slides: 6 individual boxes Kodak slides mounted colour transparencies: Africa, unidentified, Banff and First Nations, Mountains and Lakes and Banff Area (?) 1 piece of rock – mineral (?)
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Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 8
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 8
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 8 Crosby House - Office Closet – Slides 1 carousel of slides – 1971 Japan, Hong Kong, Bangkok 1 carousel of slides – 1971 Kashmir, Nepal, Istanbul Labeled with notes – 2 trays of slides (within 1 box) Tray I 1 to 34 North Borneo and Tray I 34 to 40 Singapore 1 tray empty Slides : Note labeled Tray III 1 to 9 Bali; 10 to 24 Djkarta; 25 to 40 Ceylon Silver case of generic slides (perhaps samples to accompany slide projector manual and warranty info) Moving picture film strip in silver can Slide case with 10 slides and note re slides as gift to add to Lou Crosby’s collection from a nephew with identifications on the slide mounts. 1 slide box with slides labeled “All Djakarta rejects.” 1 slide box with slides labeled “Africa.” 1 slide box with slides labeled “#1 to 20 Singapore #21 to 36 Bali” and “Discards 1963.” 1 slide box with slides labeled “All Bali Discards.” 1 slide box with slides labeled “North Borneo Discards.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “Kashmir.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “Nepal.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “Nepal.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “Kashmir.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “India, Kashmir.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “India.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “Thailand.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “Everest Nepal.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “Japan.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “Thailand and India.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “Bangkok.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “China.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “Japan.” 1 slide case with slides labeled “Japan.” 1 tray slides labeled “Spain 1.” 1 tray slides labeled “Spain 2.” 1 tray slides labeled “Spain 3 Switz 1.” 1 tray slides labeled “Switz 2.” 1 slide box with slides labeled “Ceylon Tea Country.” 1 slide box with slides unidentified/unlabeled. 1 slide box with slides labeled “water falls in Tea Country.” 1 slide box with slides labeled “Mexico Nov. ’62.” 1 slide box with slides labeled “Ceylon Bat (?) Garden Dancers at Colombia.” 1 slide box with slides labeled “Rock Carvings at Mahabul Ipurum…Madras…Madras to Bombay.” 1 slide box discards 3 slide boxes labeled [can’t read] 2 slide boxes labeled ? Colombo
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Part Of
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Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 9
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 9
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 9 Crosby House – Office – slides/postcards 1 tray of slides labeled Delhi and Agra 1 tray of slides labeled Athens and Corinth 1 tray of slides labeled Switz 3 3 trays of slides unlabeled 1 - 16 mm Kodachrome film - Brewster Transportation Co. January, 1941: film contents: mountains, skiing, rope tow, and group of skiers picnicking on mountain. 1 – 16mm Kodachrome film of (?) from ASN to Ralph Harvey Brewster Transport Co. May, 1945: film contents: BSH? Windowed sightseeing transport bus in front of Hotel, driving away, trail riding in mountains. 1 glass b&w neg of mountains and packhorses 2 trays of slides unlabeled 1 tray of slides unlabeled (views of Italy) 1 tray slides Baalbeck, Beirut and Tangier 1 tray slides Naples, Pompeii, Amalfi, Herculaneum 1 tray of slides – Venice, Sicily 1 tray of slides – Yugoslavia, Venice 1 tray of slides – Istanbul (1-12); Samos (13-23); Athens (24-32); Palma (33-39); Majorca 1 box slides King Albert National Park, Rhino, Elephants, and Lion 1 box slides Africa 1 box slides Ostrich Farm 1 box slides Basutaland (?) Free State 1 box slides labeled En Route Rundi Rest? To Butembo 1 box slides Zululand and Hluhluwe Game Reserve Swaziland 1 box slides Cape Town 1 box slides Johannesburg to ? 1959 1 box slides King Alberta National Park 1 box slides unlabeled 1 film canister – b&w 35 mm unlabeled 1 film canister – b&w 35 mm unlabeled Bundle of travel postcards Loose travel slides various locations
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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 10
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 10
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 10 Crosby House - Crosby Boys’ Room – 16mm motion picture films California Unedited 1944/45 Autumn Winter Scenery Flowers Jamaica Eastern Canada England Lake Louise to Jasper California ?Doug’s family? unidentified Florida Empty Canister Hawaii unidentified (2 notes inside – Deer Lodge, Calgary Stampede…) Royal Military 1 reel 1 empty reel 4 – 3D paper eye glasses
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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 12
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 12
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 12 Crosby House – Upstairs – Slides [likely travel slides] 2 trays in box unlabelled slides 4 tray boxes unlabelled slides 2 carousel slides – unlabelled 1 half-filled with printed insert on Nepal carousel slides – unlabelled 1 carousel slide vol.2 1971 Thailand – India – Kashmir 2 empty tray slides 2 boxes of slides – unlabelled 1 carousel of slides - unlabelled
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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 14
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 14
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 14 Crosby House – Boys’ Room – Metal File Cabinet (P-Z) Textual files
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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 15
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 15
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 15 Crosby House – Boys’ Room – 16mm motion picture films, slides, prints 1 16mm film approx. 1955 1 16mm film approx. 1949 1 16mm film approx. 1954 1 16mm film approx. 1954 1 16mm film approx. 1954 1 16mm film approx. 1941 “Good Scenery” 1 16mm film approx. 1951 1 16mm film approx. 1951 1 16mm film “Mt.Rushmore, sheep, house in snow” 1 16mm film 1 16mm film Maligne [?] 1 16mm film approx. 1954 1 16mm film Guatemala, Yucatan 1 16mm film approx. 1955 1 16mm film approx. 1955 1 16mm film approx. 1954 1 16mm film approx. 1955 1 16mm film approx. 1953 Guatemala City and Chichicastenango 1 box gift wrapped but not opened nut cracker 2 packets of loose slides wrapped in paper 1 box transparencies/slides – New Delhi 1 box transparencies/slides – Tokyo 1 box transparencies/slides – Hong Kong and Japan 1 box transparencies/slides – China 1 box transparencies/slides – India and Istanbul 1 box transparencies/slides – New Delhi 1 box transparencies/slides – Japan Tea 1 box transparencies/slides – Naples Pompeii 1 box transparencies/slides – Greece and Rome 1 box transparencies/slides – Japan Kyoto 1 box transparencies/slides –Bangkok Industry 1 box transparencies/slides – India 1 box transparencies/slides – India and Elephants 3 boxes transparencies/slides – unlabelled 1 box transparencies/slides – Hong Kong 1 box transparencies/slides – Klongs of Bangkok 1 box transparencies/slides – Tokyo 5 booklets of Famous Players Theatre admission tickets 1 box of transparencies/slides – Japan Bath 1 box of transparencies/slides – Athens and Istanbul 1 box of transparencies/slides – Acropolis 1 box transparencies/slides – Reclining Buddha and Thailand 1 box transparencies/slides – Agra 1 box transparencies/slides – Bangkok 1 box transparencies/slides – Bangkok and Delhi 3 rolls Kodachrome – unused 1 brochure “Around the World – Departing Oct 1, 1967” with Larry McKinnis 1 Envelope of 3 slides from Larry McKinnis labeled “Crosby” 1 Envelope of prints and slides – travel 1 gift certificate for car wash at Automatic Car Wash 1 wallet ? travel portfolio ? for Fred Crosby and includes an identification card and a letter of introduction by CIBC, 1950. 1 bag (very deteriorated and was discarded) containing numerous 16mm motion picture films: 1 box of film “leader strip” 1 box of film Johnson Canyon, tepees and first nations, Takkakaw Falls, Bobby Jones, 1947 1 box of film “leader strip” 1 reel with small amount of 16mm film loaded 1 box of film “New Ski Tow” 1 box of film unlabelled 1 box of film University of California, Berkeley 1 box of film b&w skiing 1 box of film “Fire Minnewanka” 1 box of film Guatemala, Atitlan to Laos 1 box of film Tepees, Indian Events 1 box of film [?] Marj and Mrs. Warren – family 1 box of film [?] Nita and Riki at Lake Louise approx. 1950 1 box of film Bow Falls, Golf Course, Gardens, Clouds 2 boxes of film Scenery 1 box film Frank Slide 1 box film unlabelled 1 box film Revelstoke Falls, Maple Tree, Nanaimo, Campbell River, Mt. Baker, Malahat, Marion and Daddy, Beacon Hill, Park Victoria, Totem Poles, Victoria 1 box of film Lake Louise 1 box of film Lake Louise Train, Agnes, Scenery to Lake Louise, Temple-sunset 1 box of film Kim and Jan – Maligne 1 box of film Nita and Richie ** Many of these films were in Associated Screen News boxes and were shipped to ASN from the Crosby’s. 1 box of film – skating Edmonton 1 box of film – Lake Louise 1 box of film – Lake Louise, Lost Lake 1 box of film – Redwoods, Trees of Mystery 1952, cats 1 box of film – mailed from Sunshine Ski Lodge c/o Brewster Transportation to Canadian Kodak Co. 1 box of film – Lake Louise 1948, Indians and Castle Mountain 2 box of film – unlabelled 1 box of film – Farming 1 box of film “Honolulu Pieces” 1 box of film – 1947 Grand Coulee Dam, Stevens Pass, House in Vancouver 1 box of film – Trail Riders – Start Bow Falls
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Part Of
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Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 16
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 16
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 16 Crosby House – Boys’ Room – Notes School 1947 Souvenir Booklet belonging to Fred Crosby “The Fraternity House” includes banquet invitation to the Cornell University Chapter of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi and photograph, b&w of Student’s Round Table 2 manuals – “Manual for National Posting Machine in Hotel Front Offices” “Operating Instructions for the National Posting Machine for Hotel Front Offices” F.L. Crosby materials: Binder with course notes on Hotel Management Hotel Engineering 262 & 263 Course Work and Exercises Hotel Engineering 266 Course Work and Exercises Hotel Engineering 261 Course Work and Exercises Manila envelope containing: Invitation for cocktails from the Captain of RMS Empress of Britain to Mr. F.L. Crosby Daily programs for Canadian Pacific Empress of Britain Dinner menu CP Empress of Britain Banff Springs Hotel Menus approx. 1956 Empress of Britain Gala Night 1957 Menu CP Passenger List Entertainment Programs 2 Invitations to Mr. F. Crosby: Captain’s invitation to his quarters and Captain’s invitation to cocktails 1 notepaper containing recipes for rose petal wine and potato champagne Newspaper clipping for cheesecake recipes Publications related to War Food Administration: Publication – “Purchasing Processed Fruits and Vegetables,”1945 Publication – “Meat Carving Made Easy” Publication – “Using the Home Freezer,” 1944 Publication – “The Home Freezing of Farm Products,” 1946 Publication – “Freezing to Preserve Home-Grown Foods,” 1945 Publication – “The Cooking of Frozen Foods,” 1943 Publication – “Foods from the Freezer,” 1946 Publication – “The Cooking of Frozen Foods,” 1943 Publication – “Building a Home Freezer,” 1947 Publication – “An Accounting System for a Frozen Food Locker Plant,” 1944 Publication – “Betty Crocker Method Streamlined Prize Cakes” 2 Publications – “Knox Gelatin” recipes Brochure – “How to Control Bats” Publication – “Common Insects of the Household,” 1931 Correspondence and Pamphlet related to portable motion picture equipment F.L. Crosby WSC Hotel & Business Administration 3-ring binder course notes Duo-tang binder – “National Posting and Control Machine for Hotel Guest Accounts” FHR 1947 “Student Sample Final Questions” Hotel Eng. Exam Recipes and Syllabus for New York State College of Home Economics at Cornell University
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Part Of
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Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 18
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 18
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 18 Crosby Boys’ Room [letters on top from metal file cabinet] Other text, files Christmas card addressed to Fred. Not dated. From L Hawzund IV (sp?) Typed note from L.H.F. regarding winter travel plans to somewhere warm; New Guine Envelope addressed to Mr. Fred Crosby, Air Mailed from Larry McKinnis in Honolulu, Hawaii Balance sheet to the Bank of Hawaii for procuring loans or extensions of credit. Blank/ not filled out Bank loan form for the value of $2,000.00 USD. Blank/ not completed. For the Bank of Hawaii 1963 seminar brochure “Larry McKinnis presents... Fabulous Photography---1963”. 3 dates Typed letter (2 pages) for Fred from Larry and Bob. They are strapped for cash, disappointed with their tour profits and are scheming to make money and keep their creditors at bay Typed carbon copy letter to both Doug and Fred, from Larry July 30th Postcard addressed to Mr. Fred Crosby at Deer Lodge, Lake Louise, from Larry McKinnis, Honolulu, Hawaii; 1963- asking for Fred to send tax forms so Larry can pay Fred’s taxes Letter addressed to Fred, from Larry McKinnis and Bob on Maston Lines stationary (2 pages)- they are in Bora Bora, and are having a fabulous trip Typed letter for Fred, from Bob –discussing Fred’s construction in Banff, Mexican art, and the Tokyo Olympics in the next year Train or bus schedule listing Calgary, Winnipeg, Minneapolis, Nashville Letter to Fred from Bob and Larry on Pan Am stationary Letter to Fred from Larry McKinnis- money troubles Postcard addressed to Fred Crosby in Banff from Larry McKinnis in Honolulu, Hawaii, 1963- CCA bookings, finances looking better Postcard to Fred Crosby in Banff from Larry McKinnis in Honolulu, Hawaii Friday report from Larry McKinnis for Fred Crosby- books are balanced, working on Cherry Blossom tour. 1963 Seibu (Japan) Summer Orient Tour 28 days (June 15-July 12) brochure (only $1483.00) Letter addressed to Fred Crosby from Larry McKinnis Typed letter addressed to Fred Crosby from Bob dated Oct 15th on Wai-Kahala Travel Service stationary/ letterhead Airmail envelope addressed to Mrs. Fred Crosby and Mr. Fred Crosby Jr. in Banff, from Paul Walters in Munich, Germany Typed letter addressed to Mrs. Crosby and Fred, from Paul Walters in Munich, Germany Christmas card from Walter Buxbaum Envelope addressed to Fred Crosby at Deer Lodge Lake Louise 12 September, 1963, from Fred M. Colland, San Francisco California- enclosed a letter thanking Fred for showing him around Lake Louise; and a CPR ticket, first class dated September 13 1963 from Vancouver to Edmonton; CRP all-inclusive meal check book Envelope addressed to Fred Crosby at Deer Lodge, Lake Louise, August 8th 1963, from Vancouver, enclosed a smaller envelope addressed to Fred Crosby at Lake Louise marked “Personal”- a note dated Aug 13 1963 for Fred signed ‘J’ Envelope addressed to Fred Crosby Jr. at Deer Lodge Lake Louise, mailed from San Bernardino California, July 31 1963, no return address- enclosed a newspaper clipping with note “Thought you might enjoy reading this” headline of clipping is “Hypnotist Pat Collins Is Latest Film Colony Craze” Envelope addressed to Mr. Fred Crosby at Deer Lodge Hotel, Lake Louise, from W.D. Thompson, mailed from Winnipeg Manitoba 1963; return address is 22 Birch Bay, Windsor Park, St. Boniface, Man.- W.D. “Bill” Thompson writes to Fred to say that he enjoyed his stay in Waikiki
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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 20
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 20
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 20 Crosby House Boy’s Room Black Landscape folder: hotel accounting handbook and ledgers. Publication – “The Little Hotel Problem” by John Courtney\ Practice hotel balance sheet for XYZ Hotel Company Black A5 ring binder: Hotel management lecture notes (printed) Loose handwritten notes Sheet hymn music Various insurance warrenties Wedding invitation fro Fred Crosby Publication: “Hotel Monthly”, Jan 1950 Publication: “Quick Frozen Foods” by F. Crosby Flaming Desserts menu by Statler Publication: “Cake Making at High Altitudes” recipe booklet Printed Course handouts from Cornell University Home Economics course: Home economics course book Weights and measurements Soup recipes Meat subsitutes Dressings, relishes and sauces Meat, liver and poultry recipes Meat exteneded, meatless and fish recipes for wartime use Desserts Sandwhices Salad and Salad Dressing Breads Suggestions for sugar saving Cakes, cookies, freostings and fillings Pie recipes. 2x recipe booklets, with missing covers Recipe for Rhubarb tart Business card from Havana Rum Distillery A4 Blank Ledger: Adverts/cuttings for gadgets and home improvements Booklet: “Instructions for building a moto-vator” Booklet:”Instuctions for building a electric organ” Typed letter from F.L. Crosby to Popular Science Magazine 2x letters from F.L. Crosby to Perrymobile Co. Typed letter from Phillips External Combustion engine to F.L.Crosby Cutting: “U.S. ‘Gestapo Tactics’ seen in arrest of B.C. vistor”, Jun 8th 1960 Cutting: “Students become ‘Witchers” (no date) Booklet: “Hotel Operations in 1943” Booklet: “Principal Operation Ratios of Hotels, 1940-45” 3x pages of handwrtten notes on hotel profits and admin 3 x bussiness law exam papers completed by Ruth M. Woods, 1944 Hotel accontancy exam papers completed by F.L. Crosby, 1944 7 x Cornell University Official Examination books, completed bt F.L. Crosby Newsletter: “The Handshake Press” (Cornell Hotel Association Newspaper), Dec 1945 Check in cards from The Little Hotel, Hotsville, NY. Booklet: “Short courses in Business Administration”, University of Alberta, 1952 Textbook: “Food and Beverage Control” by Charles Cladel. Brown evelope: Address list of Cornell Society of Hotelmen 1948 (alumni soc) High school jotter: Typed loose short story “The Sign of the Question” by Crosby Typed play “Deception Defeated” Handwritten draft of “Deception Defeated” Highschool exam paper, 1937 Cutting: “Miss Fox wins prize in Poetry contest (Fred Crosby wins playwriting contest)” Crag and Canyon Yearbook: The Royal Canadian College of Organists 1964-1965 Programme: “The National Convention of the Royal Canadian Colege of Organists”, Aug 1964. High School Notebook: composistions Publication: “Directory of the School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University, 1957”
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Crosby family manuscripts and visual materials inventory

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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 21
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 21
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 21 Crosby House Boy’s Room Business cards: Lynn’s Fire Extinguishers. Letters requesting Deer Lodge Information Deer Lodge Rate Sheet, 1951 Publication: “The Edmonton Bulletin”, Jan 1951 (Final issue) Church donation envelopes: Collection of European stamps Small clear envelopes: collection of stamps Church donation envelopes 2 x leaflets on Church Catechisms made out by Marion Crosby Mutiple newspaper cutting on Banff’s Winter Carnival. Newspaper cuttings on F.L. Crosby winning Prize for stamp show, Crag & Canyon, 1958 Newspaper cutting on F.L. Crosby in army, Crag and Canyon, 1959. Letter to Crosby’s from Rob & Evie. Business letters and invoices Programme: “Banff Springs Review”, Sep 1954 Membership of Royal Philatetic Society, London Flight itinerary: Vancouver – Hawii Canadian Pacific Airlines timetable, 1954 Maps of Fiji Letter to L.Crosby from Madge, Pat & Gertie Leaflets: on Fiji and Suva Postcard: in envelope, from Cypress Gardens, Florida Letters to L. Crosby from Margie Booklet: “supervised executive fund”, 1955 Birth announcement, in envelope Postcards: animals and landscapes around Banff Letter to L.Crosby regarding P.E.I stamps Letter to L.Crosby regarding stamp auction catalouges Jul & May 1954 Business card: Southernland Tours, Haiti Document envelope: travel tags and visas Booklet: “Freedom of the air” (in envelope) Pocket Diary belonging to L.S. Crosby Deer Lodge envelopes: collection of stamps Deer lodge headed paper, loose sheets Newspaper cuttings on accomodation in Jasper. Publication: “Consistution and By-laws of Banff Chamber of Commerce Incorperated” Savings book from Imperial Bank of Canada File: “Catalogue of the Canadian Coastal Society” Catalogue: “Queen of England Postal Stamps” Letters relating to Brewster’s company Letters regarding stamps Red Book (damaged): Accounting slips Various Letters regarding stamps and philatelic societies Stamp catalouges Postage stamp lists Green Scrap book (damaged spine): Newspaper cuttings on Banff school board elections Publication: “Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies”, no 48, 1947 Tourism leaflets for Banff, Lake Louise, Brewster, Deer Lodge and Grey Line, 1926-1958 Brewster lodging house meal ticket Map of Sunshine Ski Area 1937 Print: Banff Fairmont Hotel Prints: Cars, Train station (Banff?) Newspaper Cuttings on Banff Winter Carnival Cuttings on winter sports Cuttings on Icefield Parkway construction Publication: “Maclean’s magazine”, 1938 List of attendees at Rotal Party Cutting: “I drove the King’s buggy” Publication: “Banffacts” Rate sheet for Deer Lodge & Mountain Lodge Cutting on Lobat Scouts Print: Greyline offices opening with Harry Dooley, Jewel Burton, S.Charles Dugan Cuttings on Alberta’s Golden Jubilee Cutting; “Hayes and Brewster sooping R.M.T”, NY press Cutting: “Royal Family of the Rockies”, on Brewster Family Cutting: Profile of Jim Brewster. Liberty
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Crosby family manuscripts and visual materials inventory

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions25179
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 22
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 22
Date Range
ca.1895-1975
Physical Description
1 Box
History / Biographical
The Crosby family of Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada was involved with the development and operation of businesses at Lake Louise from 1923, when Louis S. and Gertrude Crosby built the Lake Louise Trading Company, a general store and dining room. Over the years they acquired Deer Lodge (1924); Triangle Inn, the YWCA and Inglenook Lodge (1941); and operated a gas station (1926). Deer Lodge was expanded in 1925, 1931, 1939, 1941 and staff quarters were added. Gertrude Crosby managed the businesses, while Lou Crosby was involved with Brewster Transport Company from 1907 to 1964. From 1947 until his death in 1964, Crosby was President of Brewster's and prior to that had handled the financial operations for the firm. The Crosby family was actively involved with the Banff Winter Carnival.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual & visual records of several members of the Crosby family.
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Box 22: Crosby House, Boy’s Room Black A3 Scrapbook: sheet music Cuttings of pictures of Organs Multiple booklets of Sheet Music Publication: “The Etude”, music magazine, 1936 Red book: “christmas chimes” Vinyl collection
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