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Catalog Number 1968.111.1
Object Name Book
Title Historical Highlights of Wellington County
Date 1956
Year Range from 1956
Year Range to 1956
Description Blue soft cover book "Historical Highlights of Wellington County" by Hazel Mack. The book has black type on the cover along with an illustration of a man chopping a log. On the inside front cover, in ink is an inscription "Donated to the Guelph Civic Museum by Mrs. Hazel Mack from Fergus, Ont. Dec. 1968" The book was published in 1956. The book tells a brief history of some of the towns in Wellington County. Guelph's history is from page 5 to 12.The book is 32 pages in length and covers the history of Rockwood, Arkell, Ennottville, and Eden Mills.
People Galt, John
Smith, John
Sunley, George
Sleeman, George
Stevenson, William
Smith, W.G.
Elliot, George
Webster, James Sr.
Harvey, John
Herod, George S.
Howard, George
Hewer, James
Hamilton, John H.
Parker, Thomas S.
Palmer, George T.
Peterson, Henry W.
Higinbotham, Nathaniel (Col.)
Clark, William
Chase, Caleb
Gow, Peter
Goudy, Thomas
Goldie, Thomas
Mitchell, Robert
Melvin, Robert
Macdonald, A.H.
Robertson, Adam
Harris, John
Chadwick, Fred J.
Lamprey, John A.
Lamprey, John G.
Nelson, R.E.
Kennedy, John
Newstead Sr., John
Hastings, George
Howard, Frank
Thorp, George J.
Taylor, William G.
Carter, J. Ernest
Carter, Sam
Clare, J. A.
Mahoney, Harry
Westoby, H.
Worton, Harold
Stephens, William
Suitter, H.L.
Drew, George Alexander
Robson, R. Beverly
Rife, Gordon
Lye, O. G.
Kennedy, David
Pentelow, Maud Stevenson
Stevenson, Clara
Stevenson, Maude
Burrows, Alf
Raymond, Charles
Wild, William
Cutten, Walter Hoyt
Goldie, James
Harvey, Edmund
Leonard, Charles
Skinner, George H.
Smith, W.G.
Spence, David
Stewart, Robert
Walker, Hugh
Wood, John A.
Groves, Abraham (Dr.)
Search Terms American Express Company
Anderson (Peter) Grocer
Armstrong (J.B.) Manufacturing Company
Bell Piano and Organ Company Limited
Bell Telephone Company
Bond Hardware Company
Bullfrog Inn
Bullfrog Pond
Burr Brothers
City of Guelph
City of Guelph - Water Works
Cutten (W.H.) Barrister
Davidson Insurance Agency
Dominion Telegraph Office
Dublin Street United Church
Eramosa Road
Federal Bank of Canada
Gales and Brown Ticket Agents
Goldie's Mill
Gowdy (T.) and Company
Grand Trunk Railway
Great North-Western Telegraph Office
Guelph Banking Company
Guelph Carriage Goods Company
Guelph Fire Department
Guelph Herald Print
Guelph Mercury
Jackson and Hallett
Kloepfer and Richardson Coal Company
Kloepfer and Walker Carriage Hardware
Knox Presbyterian Church
Maple Bank
Mayors
McBean and Company Hardware
McCrae and Company Woollen Mills
McDonald and McDonald Barristers
Mitchell (Robert) Grocer
Murton (George) Coal
Murton's (Harry) Mill
Norfolk Street United Church
Old Reliable Coal Depot
Ontario Agricultural College (OAC)
Raymond Sewing Machine Company
Royal Hotel
Russell (William) Sewing Machine and Novelty Works
Skinner (F.B.) and Company Furniture
Sleeman Brewing and Malting Company
Smith (W.G.) and Company
St. Andrew's Church
St. Andrew's Ward
St. David's Ward
St. George's Ward
St. James Ward
St. John's Ward
St. Patrick's Ward
Stewart Lumber
Walker (Hugh) and Son
Western Hotel
Wood (John A.) Grocer
Subjects PIONEER/SETTLER LIFE
COMMERCIAL - HOTELS
COMMUNICATION
GOVERNMENT - MUNICIPAL
GOVERNMENT - MUNICIPAL - MAYORS
Dimensions 22.8 cm l x 15 cm w