Collection - Hotel/Resort Collection

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Hotel/Resort Collection

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  • Graphic material
  • Moving images
  • Multiple media
  • Object
  • Textual record

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The tourist hotels and resorts of the Muskoka area

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  • Attributions and conjectures: Resorts such as Cevelans House, Windermere House, Royal Muskoka Hotel, Rosseau House,, Wigwassan, Muskoka Sands, Bigwin Inn, Beaumaris, Hutton House, Paignton House, Summit House, Prospect House, Shamrock Inn, Patterson Kaye Resort, Sherwood Inn

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  • 1860 - present (Creation)

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Physical description

381 objects
453 photos
371 paper records
274 post cards
34 CDs

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This collection has information, photos and objects from the 300 resorts, hotels, cabins, motels, etc. in the tourist area of lakes in Muskoka.

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  • English

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Restrictions on access

By appointment with the archivist and always on Thursdays

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Access given to most objects for photography and copying with credit given.

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