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Catalog Number 2002.93.1
Object Name Postcard
Title Canadian Customs Building c. 1960
Date circa 1960
Year Range from 1955
Year Range to 1965
Description Colour postcard with rounded corners of the old post office/Canadian Customs building located in St. George's Square. The angle of the shot is taken looking at the building from the South-west corner. In the foreground is small park-like bus stop in the centre of the square and the traffic round-about. Cars, trucks and pedestrians are in view. Worton's store, a radio store and Stewart Drugs are visible in the background. On the back of the postcards is the title of the photo, maker name and process description and in pencil in the upper right is the price of $3.00.
"Guelph Customs Building, Guelph, Ontario, Canada" "Made in Canada Exclusively by Alex Wilson Pub. Ltd., Dryden, Ont." "This is a Genuine Spectrome ...produced by special process direct from Natural Color Film" "Post Card Address Only"
Search Terms Gummer Building
Post Office
St. George's Square
Victoria Hotel
Wilson (Alex) Publishing
Subjects ARCHITECTURE - POST OFFICE
ARCHITECTURE - ST. GEORGE'S SQUARE
TRANSPORTATION - AUTOMOBILES
TRANSPORTATION - TRUCKS
Dimensions 5.55/3.58 - Length/Width