Paddle steamer wheel

Arrow Lakes
Historical Society

2003.026.290 St Leon Hot Springs Hotel on April 4th 1938.

: 2003.026.290



: 1938-04-04

: Margaret Nelson and Milton Parent

: George Laforme

: 1930s, beaver, fur trapping, hot springs, hotel, Laforme; George, Nelson; John, Paulsness; Louis, St. Leon Hot Springs, and Upper Arrow Lake

: St. Leon

1 b/w photograph (11.5 cm x 7.0 cm)

John Nelson (left) and Louis Paulsness (right) posing with beaver pelts on Upper Arrow Lake beach at St. Leon Hot Springs hotel, 4 April 1938. Caption on rear by John Nelson: 'John Nelson holding beaver pelt. Other is Louis Paulsness, Mrs Lana Blondin's helper. Other beaver pelts in foreground. Photo snapped by George Laforme, who was occupying the hotel whilst trapping. This building cost $19,000.00 to construct. Owned by Mike Grady who was postmaster here 1906 to 1914. Stairways made by Mr Adelard S. Blondin.'

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