Forward by Louis F. Hill, Grandson of Louis W. Hill, Sr., of the Great Northern Railway
This unique book tells the fascinating stories of Great Northern Railway's hotels and chalet colonies in Glacier National Park, as well as the Prince of Wales Hotel in Waterton Lakes National Park. Enjoy anecdotes, inside correspondence, and Park and corporate lore.
The book covers the history of the Great Northern Railway in both Parks, in addition to the histories of:
Belton Chalets, Granite Park Chalets, Rising Sun Auto Cabins, Cut Bank Chalets, Gunsight Chalets, St. Mary Chalets, Glacier Park Lodge, Lake McDonald Lodge, Sperry Chalets, Goat Haunt Chalet, Many Glacier Hotel, Swiftcurrent Auto Cabins, Going-to-the-Sun Chalets, Prince of Wales Hotel, and Two Medicine Chalets.
Generously illustrated with color photographs of Great Northern promotional materials, as well as black-and-white photos of guests and staff at play and work.