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Catalog Number 2005.30.2
Object Name Map
Title Map, City of Guelph, July 1958
Date July 1958
Year Range from 1958
Year Range to 1958
Description Map, City of Guelph, Revised July 1958. Beige cardboard cover (booklet-style) with folded map attached to back cover. Cover of booklet: thin green 'lightning' or 'jagged' style double border top and bottom. All printing on cover in green. In large print at top: "MAP". Underneath this is a large round dot in the centre of the cover. Below this: "City of Guelph", with another round dot underneath it. Below dot: "REVISED JULY, 1958". To the right of the first dot (in the upper half of the cover) is a stamp in blue ink that reads: "JOHNSON'S ENTERPRISES / 28 PEARL ST., GUELPH / PHONE TA. 2-5441". There is a circular swirl of blue ink at the top right from a pen. Inside left cardboard (all printing in green), same jagged border as front on all four sides. Advertisement for Wilf's Shell Service. "WILF'S / SHELL SERVICE / WILF. JOHNSON, Prop. / PHONE TA. 2-9291 / CORNER OF / WOOLWICH & WOODLAWN / JUNCTION 6&7 HIGHWAYS". Below this writing is a large shell logo. Below this is written: "SHELL LUBRICATION / FIRESTONE TIRES / BATTERIES & ACCESSORIES / WASHING & SIMONIZING / FREE / PICK-UP & DELIVERY SERVICE". Map itself is made from white paper, folded into several sections to fit into cardboard cover. Numbers along top and bottom from 1-11, letters along left and right from A-I. Area covered by map is from Woodlawn at top to College Ave. at bottom, from Victoria Rd. on right to Silvercreek on left. There is a blue pen 'X' to the left of the number 8 on the bottom, another on the corner of water St. and McCrae Blvd, the last in the top right corner along Woodlawn. There are straight lines in pencil on the map on sections F11, F10, F9, F8, G7, H7, I7 (form route to Dundas Rd.). Also separate line in sections A10, B10, C10, C9, D9, D8, C8, B8, A8 (form rough triangular shape). Street Index is on left side of map separated from map with a dotted line. Top right corner: "MAP / OF THE / CITY / OF / GUELPH" bottom right: "COPYRIGHT BY / GUELPH POLICE ASSOCIATION / ALL RIGHTS RESERVED".
People Haras, William S.
Johnson, Wilfred L.
Search Terms Anderson (C.) and Company
Boat House
Bullfrog Pond
Canadian General Electric
Canadian National Railway
City Hall
City of Guelph - Water Works
Court House
Dominion Public Building
Exhibition Park
Grand Trunk Railway
Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute (GCVI)
Guelph General Hospital
Guelph Police Association
Homewood Health Centre
Johnson's Enterprises
Loretto Academy
Lyon Park
Ontario Agricultural College (OAC)
Ontario Agricultural College - Macdonald Institute
Ontario Veterinary College
Post Office
Priory Park
Priory Square
Registry Office
Royal City Park
Speedvale Drive-In
St. George's Park
St. George's Square
St. Joseph's Hospital
Sunny Acres Park
Trafalgar Square
Wilf's Shell Service
Winter Fair Building
Woodlawn Cemetery
Dimensions Closed booklet: 23.7 x 12.2 cm - L x W
Map, opened: 68 x 57 cm - L x W