Guelph Museums logo Collections Database

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Catalog Number 1986.18.208
Object Name Postcard
Title Macdonell Street
Date 1914
Year Range from 1914
Year Range to 1914
Description Divided back, real photographic, b&w postcard. Postmarked 1914.
Image: 8.8cm. x 14 cm.
There is correspondence and a one-cent Canada postage stamp on back. It is a view of Guelph looking west on Macdonell St. from Wyndham St. showing Dominion Bank Bldg. and other buildings on north side of Macdonell St. Church of our Lady on Norfolk st is visible. There are horse-drawn vehicles on the road and "buggies" parked on the north side of road. People walking on streets.
front "MacDonald Street, Guelph, Ont." [This is Macdonell Street, not Macdonald. Macdonell spelled incorrectly]
On Back: "Pub. by A.B. Petrie, Guelph, Ont. Printed in Germany."

People Petrie, Alexander Bain
Search Terms Church of Our Lady
Toronto Dominion Bank
King Edward Hotel
Macdonell Street
Norfolk Street
Petrie (A.B.) Drug Store
Subjects SCENES - STREET
RELIGION - CHURCHES
TRANSPORTATION - BUGGIES
ARCHITECTURE - PUBLIC EXTERIOR
Dimensions 3.27/4.84 - Length/Width