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Catalog Number 1985.54.1
Object Name Ticket
Title Queen's Birthday Celebration Ticket for a Public Dinner at the British Hotel, Guelph, 1853
Date 05/24/1853
Year Range from 1853
Year Range to 1853
Description Ticket for Queen Victoria's Birthday Celebration Dinner at the British Hotel in Guelph, May 24, 1853.
Small, rectangular discoloured off-white cardboard with black printed lettering.
On front: "CELEBRATION OF THE QUEEN'S BIRTHDAY IN GUELPH. / PUBLIC DINNER IN THE BRITISH HOTEL ON TUESDAY, the 24th May, 1853. / CHAIRMAN - DR. CLARKE / VICE-CHAIRMEN - COL. HEWAT and MR. KNOWLES. / DINNER on the Table at half-past Six, P.M. / Tickets. 3 ? 9 d."
On back is handwritten in pencil: "G. S??ley? Band".
People Queen Victoria
Clarke, Dr.
Hewat, Colonel
Knowles, Mr.
Search Terms British Hotel
Subjects SPECIAL EVENTS - BIRTHDAYS
ROYALTY
Dimensions 9.0 x 6.4 cm. - L x W