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Catalog Number 2009.26.1
Object Name Map
Title Downtown Guelph, Ontario, circa 1892
Date February 2009
Year Range from 2009.0
Year Range to 2009.0
Description A reproduction of a Fire Insurance Map from 1892. There are land use designation, and a key identifying various elements. On the right side is a message on how the map was made, and what it took, by Phil Keddie. Department of Geography, University of Guelph. February 2009. On the bottom are acknowledgements to: "Dr. Gil Stelter; Professor Emeritus, Department of History, University of Guelph, for his interest and encouragement; and Kathleen Wall, Guelph Civic Museum, for providing me with access to the Insurance Plan and a place to do proof reading. My greatest thanks to Robert Miller and Adam Bonnycastle. This map was printed by Marie Puddister, Cartographer, Department of Geography, University of Guelph."
People Keddie, Phil
Wall, Kathleen
Miller, Robert
Bonnycastle, Adam
Puddister, Marie
Search Terms Albion Hotel
American Hotel
Bank of Montreal
Bell Piano and Organ Company Limited
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC)
Central Hotel
Chalmers United Church
City Hall
City Hotel
Commercial Hotel
Congregational Church
Court House
Dixon Boiler and Machine Shop
Downtown Guelph
European Hotel
Federal Bank of Canada
Fountain Hotel
Fountain House
Griffin Foundry Company
Guelph Business College
Guelph Carriage Goods Company
Guelph Fire Department
Guelph Herald
Guelph Hydro
Guelph Jail
Guelph Mercury
Guelph Soap Company
Hewer (J.) Produce Storage
Knox Presbyterian Church
Market Square
Massey-Harris
McCrae and Company Woollen Mills
Murton's (Harry) Mill
Norfolk Street United Church
Ontario Bank
Ontario Hotel
Parker Carriage Shop
Penfold's Carriage Works
Pepper Axle Works
Post Office
Queen's Hotel
Raymond Sewing Machine Company
Registry Office
Royal Hotel
Speed Skating Rink
St. Andrew's Church
St. George's Church
St. George's Church Manse
Stewart Lumber
Tolton Brothers Agricultural Implement Works
Tovell Building
Tovell Harness Company
Trafalgar Square
Union Cemetery
Union Foundry
Union Hotel
Victoria Hotel
Victoria Mill
Victoria Rink
Wellington Hotel
Western Hotel
William's Shirt, Collar and Cuff Factory
Subjects MAPS
COMMERCIAL - BANKS
COMMERCIAL - BAKERS
COMMERCIAL - CABINETRY
COMMERCIAL - CARPENTERS
COMMERCIAL - CARRIAGE MAKER
COMMERCIAL - CASKET MAKERS
COMMERCIAL - CHEMISTS
COMMERCIAL - CONFECTIONERS
COMMERCIAL - DRUGGISTS
COMMERCIAL - DRY GOODS
COMMERCIAL - FOOD
COMMERCIAL - FUELS
COMMERCIAL - FURNITURE
COMMERCIAL - GROCERS
COMMERCIAL - HARDWARE
COMMERCIAL - HARNESSMAKER
COMMERCIAL - HOTELS
COMMERCIAL - LIVERIES
COMMERCIAL - MILLS
COMMERCIAL - PRINTERS/PUBLISHERS
COMMERCIAL - SOAPS
COMMERCIAL - STORAGE
COMMERCIAL - TOBACCO
COMMERCIAL - UNDERTAKERS
COMMERCIAL - WOOL, TEXTILES
Dimensions 71.1cm x 53.1cm