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Catalog Number 2002.27.95
Object Name Card, Advertising
Title Advertising Card, Central Hotel
Date 1901
Year Range from 1901
Year Range to 1902
Description Advertising Card, black and red print on rectangular paper card. Front of the card gives information on hotel; location, price etc. Back of the card provides information on driving distances from various cities to Guelph. Printed in black and red. Has small hole punched out of it on one side.
along the top, "THE BEST $1.00 PER DAY HOUSE IN THE CITY" beside this is a decorative mark, then "MEALS AT ALL HOURS" top center, underlined by decorative line which fans out at the sides, another decorative mark beside "GOOD STABLING AND ATTENTIVE HOSTLERS" in the center, "Central Hotel" in red cursive and set between two decorative lines, underneath this in black "MARKET SQUARE, OPPOSITE CITY HALL," bottom of card, "W.H. SANDERS PROPRIETOR.", then in red cursive "Guelph, Ont." on the back "DRIVING DISTANCES IN MILES FROM the Central Hotel, Guelph -TO-", then lists various cities from region and their distance from the Central Hotel, "COMPLIMENTS OF W.H. SANDERS"
People Sanders, W.H.
Search Terms Central Hotel
Market Square
Dimensions 5.31/2.59 in. - Length/Width