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Catalog Number 1979.75.7
Object Name Booklet
Title Booklet, "Guelph, Ontario, Canada - The Royal City"
Description Souvenir Booklet of Guelph; Light brown paper covers with photo of St. George's Square glued on left of front cover. Front cover has dark blue border and printed lettering.
Front cover: "Guelph / Ontario, Canada / The Royal City." At bottom of front cover is printed: "Engraved by The Photogelatine Engraving Co., Ltd., Ottawa"
Marked in ink on inside of front cover: "Edward L.A. Whitaker".
11 typeset pages with some pages torn out and missing.
First page is a brief history of Guelph and its development from a village to a city.
11 engravings of well-known Guelph landmarks; "The first house in Guelph", "Macdonald Hall", "Wyndham Street", "Macdonald Institute", "Gordon Street Bridge", "Central School", "Goldie's Dam and Mill", "Court House", "Collegiate Vocational Institute", "CNR Depot", "Homewood Sanitarium".
People Whitaker, Edward L.A.
Search Terms Canadian National Railway Station
Central School
Court House
Douglas Street
Goldie's Mill
Goldie's Mill Dam
Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute (GCVI)
Homewood Health Centre
Ontario Agricultural College - Macdonald Institute
Ontario Agricultural College - Machinery Building
Priory
Speed River
St. George's Church
St. George's Square
Wyndham Street
Subjects HISTORY - LOCAL
SCENES - STREET
TRANSPORTATION - AUTOMOBILES
TRANSPORTATION - STREET RAILWAY
ARCHITECTURE - CHURCHES
ARCHITECTURE - POST OFFICE
ARCHITECTURE - BRIDGES
ARCHITECTURE - COURT HOUSE
ARCHITECTURE - HOMEWOOD SANITARIUM
ARCHITECTURE - DAMS
ARCHITECTURE - MILLS
ARCHITECTURE - SCHOOLS
ARCHITECTURE - PRIORY
Dimensions 17.5 x 11.5 cm. - L x W