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Catalog Number 2007.34.3
Object Name Map
Title Maps of the City of Guelph Showing Boundaries of/ Wards and Polling Sub Divisions
Date January 1939
Year Range from 1939.0
Year Range to 1939.0
Description Cream coloured paper with writing on the outside folded side. Unfolded it shows a map of the city of Guelph in black outlined drawing. Traced over some roads are red or blue lines. Writing on outside says; "Maps of the City of Guelph (underlined)/Showing Boundaries of/ Wards (underlined) and (??) Polling Sub Divisions (underlined)/ H.J.B. Leadlay (?)/City Clerk/ St. Patricks Ward (underlined) P.S. Div. 1.2.3 & 4/St. George's Ward (underlined) " 5.6.7 & 8/ St. John's Ward (underlined) " 9.10. & 11/St. David's Ward (underlined) " 12.13 & 14/ St. Andrews Ward (underlined) 15.16.17 & 18/ St. James' Ward (underlined) " 19.20.21 & 22"
Inside the map's Title reads "The City of /Guelph/ Wellington County/Ontario" There is a scale 600 feet to 1 inch. "Published by The Map Specialty Co., Toronto/Copyright Canada" "Chapple's Booksellers/Stationers/125 Wyndham St., Guelph." "Approved by/ City Engineer/ January 1939"
This is followed by and "Index to Streets" And "Index to Factories, etc." As well as a Legend for schools and churches shown.
Rectangular numbers have been pasted on to the map in various spots and positions. 1,3-14,16,19-21 some numbers are duplicated. Most of them are black, but there is one red 4 and 11 near the middle and top of the map respectively.
At each side of the city limits the maps names the next city in that direction.
At Water st. and Mary St. House No. 108 is listed as "Birthplace of Lt. Col. John McCrae" "1914-1918 In Flanders Fields the Poppies Blow" is written on a scroll with a poppy beside it.
People Leadlay, H.J.B.
Search Terms Aberfoyle Manufacturing Company
Ace-High Brewery
Alexandra School
Ambroise (J.L.) and Son
Anchor Paint Company
Armstrong (J.B.) Manufacturing Company
Barber's Butcher Shop
Bell Piano and Organ Company Limited
Beth Isaiah Synagogue
Biltmore Hats Limited
BME Church
British American Oil Company
Bruno (Teres)
Bullfrog Pond
Bus Barns
Callander Foundry and Manufacturing Company Limited
Calvary Baptist Church
Canada Bread Company
Canada Ingot Iron Company
Canadian Food Concentrates
Canadian Gypsum
Canadian Pacific Railway
Central School
Chalmers United Church
Chapple's Book Store
Children's Shelter
Christadelphian Hall
City Hall
City of Guelph
City of Guelph - Sewage Treatment Plant
City of Guelph - Storehouse and Garage
City of Guelph - Water Works
Colonial Dresses Ltd.
Commercial Motor Bodies
Cooke and Denison Machine and Tool Works
Court House
Dalyte Electric Limited
Denison and Britton
Denroche (William S.) Photography
Disciples of Christ Church
Dominion Linen Mills
Dominion Public Building
Dublin Street United Church
Exhibition Park
Exhibition Park - Athletic Park
Farmer (George)
Federal Wire and Cable Company Limited
First Baptist Church
Gilmour Excelsior Products
Gilson Manufacturing Company Limited
Gospel Hall
Grand Trunk Railway Station
Griffin Foundry Company
Guelph Brass and Aluminum Works
Guelph Carpet and Worsted Spinning Mills
Guelph Caskets Limited
Guelph City Dairy
Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute (GCVI)
Guelph Creamery
Guelph Elastic Hosiery Company
Guelph Felt Company
Guelph Foundry and Mill Stock
Guelph General Hospital
Guelph Humane Society
Guelph Hydro
Guelph Lumber Company
Guelph Mercury
Guelph Metal Company
Guelph Paper Company
Guelph Public Library
Guelph Sand and Gravel Company
Guelph Spring and Axle Company
Guelph Steam Laundry
Guelph Stove Company
Guelph Tent and Awning Company
Halliburton (J.) and Sons Ice Merchants
Hammill (J.P.) Hardware Store
Hammond Manufacturing
Holman Luggage Company
Home Creamery Company
Homewood Health Centre
Hy-Grade Metal Products
Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario
Imperial Biscuit Company
Imperial Oil Company
International Malleable Iron Company
Knight Lumber Company
Knights of Columbus
Knox Presbyterian Church
Lancashire Felt Company of Canada Limited
Lasby Sand and Gravel Company
Latter Day Saints Church
Loretto Academy
Louden Machinery Company
Lyon Park
Masonic Temple
Matthews-Wells Company Ltd.
Maude Major
McAllister's Sawmill
McCrae House
McFarlane (J.A.)
Meadowview Baptist Church
Muller Brothers
Murton's (Harry) Mill
National Auto Body and Fender Company
National Grocers
National Standard Company
Newbould Laboratories
Norfolk Street United Church
Northern Rubber Company Limited
Page-Hersey Tubes
Paisley Memorial Church
Peerless Machine and Tool Company
Pentecostal Church
Post Office
Pratt Food Company
Priory Park
Priory Square
Rae's Wagon and Body Works
Regent Knitting Company
Registry Office
Reinhart Beverage Company
Riverside Park
Royal Canadian Legion Building
Royal City Rink
Royal Dairy
Royal Knitting Company
Royal Lumber Company
Sacred Heart Church
Sacred Heart School
Salvation Army
Shell Oil Company
Sherer - Gilette Manufacturing Company
Silverwood Dairies Limited
Speedside Mill
St. Agnes School
St. Andrew's Church
St. George's Church
St. George's Park
St. George's School
St. James the Apostle Church
St. John's School
St. Joseph's Cemetery
St. Joseph's Hospital
St. Patrick's Anglican Church
St. Paul's Lutheran Church
St. Paul's Presbyterian Church
St. Stanislaus School
Standard Brands Limited
Steele's Wire Springs Limited
Sterling Rubber Company
Stewart Lumber
Sunny Acres Park
Sutherland-Schultz Electric
Taylor-Forbes Company Limited
Thomson Pattern and Specialty Company
Tolton Manufacturing Company Limited
Towland Construction Company
Trafalgar Park
Tytler Public School
Victory School
Wellington County
Wellington Packers
Winter Fair Building
Wonderful Soap Company
Woodlawn Cemetery
Zephyr Loom and Textiles Company Ltd.
Subjects MAPS