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Catalog Number 2005.30.1
Object Name Map
Title "Street Guide & Map of the City of Guelph, June 1956"
Date June 1956
Year Range from 1956
Year Range to 1956
Description Street Guide & Map; off-white paper with black print. Folded into 20 rectangular sections. "A" "B" "C" "D" "E" divided within border along top and bottom, "1" "2" "3" "4" "5" "6" along right hand side, the same with "7" at the bottom on other side. The map depicts an area spanning from College Ave. at the bottom to Woodlawn Road at the top, and Silvercreek Road on the left to a little past Victoria road on the right. Street names are listed in a section at the bottom of the map in alphabetical order along with their corresponding coordinates on the map. The rectangular section that is visible when the map is folded has a border made up of three black lines around it. Inside these lines is written: "STREET GUIDE / & / MAP / OF THE / CITY / OF / GUELPH". Under this there is a scale marker indicating that one inch is equal to 1,000 feet. Underneath this is written: "JUNE 1956 / PUBLISHED & COPYRIGHT / BY / C. ANDERSON & CO. / ST. GEORGE'S SQUARE / NEW DIAL TELEPHONE NUMBER Taylor 2 - 8051 / OFFICE SUPPLIES STATIONERY".
People Anderson, Lydia
Anderson, C. (Miss)
Lamont, Campbell
Search Terms Anderson (C.) and Company
Boat House
Bullfrog Pond
Canadian General Electric
Canadian National Railway
City Hall
City of Guelph - Water Works
Court House
Dominion Public Building
Exhibition Park
Grand Trunk Railway
Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute (GCVI)
Guelph General Hospital
Homewood Health Centre
Loretto Academy
Lyon Park
Ontario Agricultural College (OAC)
Ontario Agricultural College - Macdonald Institute
Ontario Veterinary College
Post Office
Priory Park
Priory Square
Registry Office
Royal City Park
Speedvale Drive-In
St. George's Park
St. George's Square
St. Joseph's Hospital
Sunny Acres Park
Trafalgar Square
Winter Fair Building
Woodlawn Cemetery
Dimensions Open - 68.4 x 53.0 cm. - L x W
Folded - 18.25 x 11.6 cm - L x W