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Catalog Number 2004.17.9
Object Name Postcard
Title Welcome Old Boys, Guelph Old Home Week, 1908
Date 1908 JUL 25
Year Range from 1908
Year Range to 1908
Description Pink colour washed postcard advertising the upcoming Old Home week, August 2-6, 1908. The postcard has a photo of two young girls wearing elaborate hats and holding flowers. The photo is surrounded by a drawn round frame and encircled by vines. There is a white square welcoming the Old Boys to Guelph with a Union Jack in the centre. Someone has written in pencil, beside the dates, "1908". The back of the postcard is divided and is addressed to Annie McEdward in Morriston Ontario from Grace and is postmarked July 25, 1908. In the upper left side there is a pink stamp "Daly's, Guelph Ont. where the postcard was purchased.
"Dear Annie I will look for you some time in old home week I don't know whether I have to work or not. Have been looking for a letter. Grace."
Search Terms Old Home Week
Daly News and Cigar Store
Subjects SPECIAL EVENTS - REUNIONS
Dimensions 3.46/5.43 - Length/Width