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Carcross, Yukon, and Bennett, BC, in the 1940s


This video shows the Carcross Inn, a WP&YR steam train, and the church and people at Bennett (2:06). The Carcross Inn was located behind the Caribou Hotel in downtown Carcross. It was built ca. 1939-1940 by Harold Dawson from Calgary, his mother, and his sister Grace Corby, and burned (?) ca. 1955-1960 (see Historic Carcross Hotels.

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