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Catalog Number 1978.165.117
Object Name Envelope
Title Envelope stamped with Holliday Bros. logo and name.
Date 1916
Year Range from 1916
Year Range to 1916
Description Paper Envelope with business logo and name of Holliday Brothers Brewers printed in upper right hand corner of envelope. The logo is a depiction of two intersecting circles in gold. On the right hand circle or globe is an image of a man in a costume, associated with sixteenth century England. The second circle has two angels on top with a globe of the world between them. Below is a square with a Latin inscription written on it and a year written in Roman numerals. Immediately under the date is written: "T. HOLLIDAY."
Below the logo is printed in black: "HOLLIDAY BROS. / BREWERS/ GUELPH, ONT." Above the logo is printed: "IF NOT CALLED FOR IN TEN DAYS RETURN TO"
The postmark, handwritten in black ink, reads: "Mr. McAteer, Esq., / American Hotel, City." Above the address has been stamped by the post office: "GUELPH, ONTARIO/ NOV 21 / 2.30 PM/ 1916"
In the upper left hand corner is a red "2 cent CANADA POSTAGE" stamp with a picture of King George V.
Stamped on top of the postage stamp is a rectangular outline, within which is printed: "GUELPH WINTER FAIR/ DEC. 1-8."
The envelope has been torn open on the left hand side, leaving a ragged edge.
People Holliday, Tindale
Holliday, William, Jr.
McAteer, John (Jr.) (b. 1882)
McAteer, John (Sr.) (1850-1917)
Search Terms American Hotel
Holliday Brothers Brewery
Guelph Winter Fair
Dimensions 9cm x 15 cm; W X L.