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Catalog Number 1987.62.18
Object Name Booklet, Instruction
Title Guelph Cemetery Commission Rules and Regulations for Woodlawn Cemetery, Guelph, Ontario, 1944
Date 1944
Year Range from 1944
Year Range to 1944
Description Guelph Cemetery Commission Rules and Regulations for Woodlawn Cemetery, 1944. Rectangular book with blue heavy paper cover with printed black text. Inside pages are white with printed black text. Bound together with two staples.
No. of pages: 31
Front cover: "The Guelph Cemetery Commission / INCORPORATED BY ACT OF PARLIAMENT 1919 / Rules and Regulations for Woodlawn Cemetery / GUELPH - ONTARIO 1944.
Page 1 is the title page and notes that these Rules and Regulations were "Adopted after Revision September 7th, 1934".
The index is on page 30 to 31.
Page 3 - List of those serving on the Guelph Cemetery Commission.
pp.5-6 A brief history of Woodlawn Cemetery .
pp.7- Rules and Regulations address the following topics: interments; sale of lots; re-possession of lots; lots under perpetual care; conditions governing deferred payments; single graves; care of lots; trees, plants and flowers; monuments, foundations and markers; underground vaults; crypts in the mausoleum; special rules for monument dealers; rules concerning visitors; and tariff of charges.
People Benallick, H.L.
Buchanan, W.W.
Foster, C.C. (Mrs.)
Buckingham, Walter E.
Carter, J. Ernest
Graham, R.R. (Prof.)
Smith, A.E.
Armitage, Ross F.
Search Terms Guelph Cemetery Commission
Woodlawn Cemetery
Subjects RELIGION - CEMETERIES
HISTORY - LOCAL
Dimensions Cover, Paper, Stapled - 14 x 8.4 cm. - L x W