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Catalog Number 1980.114.76
Object Name Book
Title Booklet, "Guelph Canada The City That Owns a Railroad"
Date 1965
Year Range from 1965
Year Range to 1965
Description Paper booklet with "Guelph Canada The City That Owns a Railroad" on front cover two colour Black and Orange. Graphic image on cover of a hand on a tree stump, a steam locomotive, and ploughing with two horses in black and orange.
Back cover has orange City of Guelph logo.
Graphic images throughout the book in orange ink.
10 pages, stapled. Pages 1 through 7 tells the Story of Guelph and the Guelph Junction Railway. Page 8 has "Notes on the Guelph Junction Railway," 76 years after it began operating. Page 9 lists statistics related to the City of Guelph and its development; these stats are based on the Assessment for 1964.
People Galt, John
Search Terms Guelph Junction Railway
Canada Company
Subjects RAILWAY
TRANSPORTATION - RAILWAYS
HISTORY - LOCAL
INDUSTRY & TRADE
Dimensions 21 x 13.5 cm - L x W