Guelph Museums logo Collections Database

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Catalog Number 1976.40.21
Object Name Program
Title Guelph Centennial Old Home Week Official Programme, 1927
Date 08/01/1927
Year Range from 1927
Year Range to 1927
Description Program, "Guelph Centennial Old Home Week Official Programme, August 1-6, 1927". Rectangular pale yellow paper cover, stapled, with black printed lettering. City Crest is on front cover. Inside pages are off-white with printed black text and b/w pictures of various public buildings and sites in Guelph. Contains a schedule of events for each day of Old Home Week, as well as small essays about the past and present history of Guelph. Included are two poems: "Guelph - Our Heritage" by Anne Sutherland; and "In Flanders Fields" by Lt. Col. John McCrae. As well there are numerous commercial advertisements placed by Guelph businesses.
Front Cover: "Guelph Centennial Official Programme / City Crest / OLD HOME WEEK / AUGUST 1-6 - 1927/ A Royal Welcome in the City for Everyone. / Mayor R. B Robson - Hon. Chairman; Alderman H. Mahoney - Chairman; Charles R. Penfold - Secretary; Miss Ida G. Mitchell - Treasurer. / The Gummer Press, Guelph, Canada".
The back page/cover has detached from rest of booklet. On one side is a brief address from the Centennial Secretary about Old Home Week.
On reverse side of back cover, there is a one cent orange Canada Post stamp in upper right corner. The address is typed on a white rectangular paper that has been adhered to the center. It is addressed to : "Mr. & Mrs. J.A. Johnston, 189 West Robinwood Ave; Detroit, Mich. U.S.A." Printed in black at the top and bottom of back: "GUELPH CENTENNIAL YEAR - 1927 OLD HOME WEEK AUG. 1-6 / There's a "ROYAL WELCOME" at the "ROYAL CITY" for EVERYONE."
No. of pages:36
People Allan, David (Jr.) (1865-1939)
Bain, Alex
Barlow, D.H.
Bentley, David
Brown, Louis
Cote, Frank J. (Dr.)
Cunningham, Lorne
Galt, John
Galt, Thomas
Grenside, Frederick C. (Dr.)
Grundy, Robert Henry
Guthrie, Hugh
Hastings, Geo. D.
Heeg, John
Howden, Ben. F.
Jaffray, Alexander
Knighton, Robert A.
Leadley, H.J.B.
Mahoney, Alderman Harry
McCrae, John
McKee, Sam
McNiven, Angus
Meldrum, George J.
Merewether, Major H.D.
Mitchell, Ida G. (Miss)
Nicklin, H.S.
Orton, Dr. T.H.
Penfold, Charles
Penfold, Samuel
Rae, J.A.
Ramsay, F.R.
Robson, R. Beverly
Rose, J. Orr
Rundle, Samuel
Scroggie, G.A.
Stephens, R. G.
Stuart, L. M.
Stuart, W.W.
Sutherland, Anne
Watt, Fred
Williams, H.
Wing, Ross H.
Woolner, Nora (Miss)
Search Terms Anderson (C.) and Company
Art Shoppe
Bahen (W.E.) Battery Service
Bedford Motor Sales Ltd.
Biltmore Hats Limited
Capitol Theatre
Church of Our Lady
City Battery and Electrical Service
City Hall
Commercial Motor Bodies
Dad Milton's Restaurant
Daly News and Cigar Store
Dalziel Chautauqua Carnival Show
Davenport (J.H.) Garage
Dominion Cafe
Douglas Street
Exhibition Park
Firestone Stores
Frid (Earle) Flowers
Gilchrist Florists
Gilson Manufacturing Company Limited
Goldie's Mill
Guelph and Ontario Investment and Savings Society
Guelph Carpet and Worsted Spinning Mills
Guelph Cartage Company
Guelph Centennial Celebrations
Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute (GCVI)
Guelph Musical Society Band
Guelph Public Library
Guelph Separate School Boy's Choir
Guelph Soap Company
Guelph Tire Hospital and Battery Service
Guelph War Memorial Association
Gummer Press
Guthrie and Kerwin
Holman Luggage Company
Homewood Health Centre
House of Flowers
Johns (Herbert) Tobacconist
Jones and Johnston Insurance
King Edward Hotel
Little (H.) Ford
Mahoney Building Company Limited
Malone Brothers Limited
McNally (J.H.) Studebaker Dealer
Model Dairy
Murphy and Jones News Agents
Newton's Sporting Goods
Old Tobacco Shop
Ontario Agricultural College (OAC)
Ontario Reformatory
Parker (J.H.) and Son
Peacock Candy Shop
Pequegnat Jewellery Store
Priory Park
Puslinch Lake
Reinhart Beverage Company
Robin Hood Service Station
Robson Motor Corporation
Rogers (John B.) Producing Company
Rosery (The)
Royal City Garage
Royal Dairy
Royal Hotel
Savage (A.D.) Jeweller and Optician
Singer (W. Garnet) Jeweller and Optometrist
Sleeman Brewing and Malting Company
Smith and Mahoney Jewellers
St. George's Square
Star Cafe
Stewart (R.J.) Tailor
Stewart Cleaners
Stewart Lumber
Sutherland (John) and Sons Limited
Taylor-Forbes Company Limited
Tolton Brothers Agricultural Implement Works
Trafalgar Square
Trafalgar War Memorial
Wellington County
Wellington Hotel
White Rose Service Station
Wyndham Street
Yeates (Charles) and Company Ltd.
YMCA Mens Club
Subjects SPECIAL EVENTS - CENTENNIALS
SPECIAL EVENTS - OLD HOME WEEK
STAMP COLLECTING
HISTORY - LOCAL
FOUNDING OF GUELPH
RELIGION - CHURCHES
SPORTS
SPORTS - BASEBALL
SPORTS - FOOTBALL
SPORTS - LACROSSE
SPORTS - SOFTBALL
ARCHITECTURE
ADVERTISEMENT
MAPS
MEMORIALS
TRANSPORTATION
TRANSPORTATION - RAILWAYS
Dimensions Cover, Paper, Stapled - 24 x 10 cm. - L x W