Guelph Museums logo Collections Database

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Catalog Number 1978.148.125
Object Name Catalog
Title Catalogue and Price List, George Williams, Baker and Confectioner
Date 1887
Year Range from 1887
Year Range to 1887
Description Catalogue and Price List ; soft covered paper book with its spine machine sewn. Front cover is pale blue with black and white drawing of George Williams Bakery and Grocery Store at 81 and 83 Wyndham Street. Around edge is a dark blue and red decorative border and printed text: "GEORGE WILLIAMS CATALOGUE AND PRICE LIST." At very bottom in small print: "JAS. HOUGH JR., THE ARTISTIC PRINTER, GUELPH".
Back cover is blue and has a decorative red and black border, In center is a black and white picture of a display case filled with Cake Ornaments; printed on back cover - "GEORGE WILLIAMS' ICE CREAM, OYSTER AND DINING PARLORS. / 81 AND 83 Upper Wyndham Street, GUELPH, ONTARIO.
Book has 12 pages that have red decorative borders and text in black print.
On first page is printed: "SEASON OF 1887-8 / CATALOGUE AND PRICE LIST OF GEORGE WILLIAMS, BAKER, CONFECTIONER AND CATERER / 81 and 83 Upper Wyndham St., GUELPH, ONT. / Guelph 1887 / Jas. Hough Jr., The Artistic Printer".
People Williams, George
Hough Jr., James
Search Terms Hough Printer
Williams (George) Confectioner and Baker
Wyndham Street
Wyndham Street - Upper
Subjects COMMERCIAL - BAKERS
ADVERTISEMENT
COMMERCIAL - PRINTERS/PUBLISHERS
COMMERCIAL - GROCERS
ARCHITECTURE - BAKERY
Dimensions 17.5 x 12.9 cm. - L x W