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Catalog Number 2003.38.6
Object Name Certificate
Title Certificate of Merit for Ada Caulfield, 1891
Date 09/03/1891
Year Range from 1891.0
Year Range to 1891.0
Description White rectangular certificate with green and gold border. Banner across upper middle states "Certificate of Merit" in red on yellow background with gold border. On upper area of certificate it states "Guelph Public Schools" with "1st" written in red on yellow on both sides, and lion and unicorn emblem below words. Below banner it says "Awarded to Ada Caulfield in the Fifth division of the Guelph Public Schools at the close of the term ending June 30 1891, for proficiency in Drawing." Signed at bottom by Chairman, James Cormack; Principal D. Young; Inspector, W. Tytler B.A.; and Teacher, J.J. Davidson. Dated "Guelph September 3, 1891". "Herald Press, Guelph" is also printed in blue at bottom. Image of the Central School is also printed very faintly behind writing on bottom of certificate.
People Caulfield, Ada
Cormack, James
Tytler, W.
Young, David
Davidson, J.J.
Search Terms Guelph Herald Print
Guelph Public Schools
Subjects EDUCATION - SCHOOLS
Dimensions 8.07/5.90 - Length/Width