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Catalog Number 1980.114.72
Object Name Program
Title Guelph Chamber of Commerce Agenda for the Annual Meeting, 1968
Date 10/23/1968
Year Range from 1968
Year Range to 1968
Description Program, Agenda for Guelph Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting, October 23, 1968. Rectangular white paper with blue printed lettering on both sides.
Side one notes that the Guelph Chamber of Commerce is celebrating "100 Years of Service, 1868 - 1968". At the top is printed: "Agenda Annual Meeting / Guelph Chamber of Commerce / 1968". In the middle of the page is the Guelph Chamber of Commerce trademark, under which are four excerpts from the records related to the history of the Chamber of Commerce. These four items are: Meeting of Organization Guelph Board of Trade in 1866 at the Town Hall; the 1868 Bill, "An Act to Incorporate the Board of Trade of the Town of Guelph"; Change from Board of Trade to Chamber of Commerce, May 1957; and a 1968 letter from the Department of the Provincial Secretary and Citizenship which affirms that "the Act incorporating The Board of Trade of the Town of Guelph received Royal Assent on March 4, 1868."
The reverse side is the program or agenda for the "Annual Meeting October 23, 1968" at Paradise Gardens in Guelph.
People Adlington, M.W.
Babcock, J.K.
Babcock, John
Bebko, A.J.
Collins, J.A.
Ewen, W.T. (Prof.)
Hall, D.
Lesage, Louis
Maltby, R.W.
Meakes, James R.
Mercer, Mr.
Rose, V. Bruce
Wood, W.C.
Young, J.K.
Search Terms Board of Trade
Chamber of Commerce
Paradise Gardens
Subjects SPECIAL EVENTS - CENTENNIALS
ORGANIZATIONS
LEGISLATION
HISTORY - LOCAL
Dimensions 28.0 x 21.5 cm. - L x W