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Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Scope & Content
Brochure mock-up, Banff Winter Carnival, 1926, 1 item (accession includes 12 hand-lettered heading samples which are stored in regular files).
Reference Code
M486 / O.S / "H"
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Reference Code
M486 / O.S / "H"
Scope & Content
Brochure mock-up, Banff Winter Carnival, 1926, 1 item (accession includes 12 hand-lettered heading samples which are stored in regular files).
Content Details
Held in oversize "H"
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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
Processing Status
Processed / Unprocessed
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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 / Blueprints
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Textual record
Blueprint
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 486
V152
Series
Inventory listing only
Sous-Fonds
M486
V152
Accession Number
n/a
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Blueprints
GMD
Textual record
Blueprint
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.
Name Access
Crosby, Gertrude
Crosby, Lou
Subject Access
Family
commercial
Education
sports & leisure
tourism
Mountaineering
Travel
Language
English
Creator
Crosby, Louis S.
Crosby, Gertrude
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Content Details
Inventory listing: Blueprints: Blueprints for garage and conservatory (rolled) A4 envelope w blueprints of garage and extension Blueprint of Dennyplane Junior (damaged) Blueprint of Banff cemetry
Processing Status
Unprocessed
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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
Processing Status
Unprocessed
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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
Processing Status
Unprocessed
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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 11
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 11
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 11 Crosby House – Office Closet – Slides Tray #5 1958-59 Africa Tray #6 Africa Tray #3 1958-59 Africa Tray #4 1958-59 Africa Tray #1 1958-59 Africa Tray #2 1958-59 Africa Tray #7 1958-59 Africa Tray #8 1958-59 Africa Tray #9 1958-59 Africa West Indie? Tray #1 Round the World Tray #7 Round the World Tray #11 Round the World Tray #2 Round the World Tray #9 Round the World Tray #3 Round the World Tray #10 Round the World Tray #5 Round the World Tray #12 Round the World Tray #6 Round the World Tray #13 Round the World Tray #8 Round the World ? ? [Probably the same series as above] Tray #4 Round the World 1 box slides Mar 1/57 Duplicates 1 box slides India and Turkey LSC 1 box slides Colorado 1 box slides 1957 LSC Banff Winter 1 box slides 1957 Family
Processing Status
Unprocessed
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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
Processing Status
Unprocessed
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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 13
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Part Of
Crosby family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Series
Inventory listing only
Reference Code
M486 / V152 / Box 13
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 13 Crosby House – Boys’ Room – Metal File Cabinet (A-P) Textual files including subject titles like: antennas, automobile, chemistry, correspondence courses, helicopters, handicrafts, organs – sorted by manufacturer etc…
Processing Status
Unprocessed
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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
Processing Status
Unprocessed
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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 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
Processing Status
Unprocessed
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