The Lake Yellowstone Hotel Photo Pages
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(left)  In prewar years, tour buses such as the restored White Motor Company
bus pictured here transported visitors throughout the park. Yellowstone now
offers  "Historic  Sunset Tours" in replica 1930s-era tour buses that depart  
from Lake Hotel and take visitors to Lake Butte each evening in the summer.
Click Here for a brief history and old postcard
views of Lake Hotel.
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Photographs this page (c) F. Markley
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(right)  Some feel that the stately ionic columns and other
neoclassical touches of the 1904-1905 remodeling make Lake
Hotel seem out of place in a natural setting such as Yellowstone.
But others think it is a gleaming jewel by the lake. Yellowstone
has never been a stranger to controversy in the past and there is
every indication that the tradition of controversy will continue as
long as there is a Yellowstone.
For photos taken by Intermountain Restoration, Inc. during
the 1980s restoration of Lake Hotel click here.