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Catalog Number 1980.114.93
Object Name Booklet
Title Booklet / Report, "Guelph, Ontario, Canada / The Royal City"
Date Circa 1950
Year Range from 1945
Year Range to 1955
Description Booklet, "Guelph Ontario Canada / "The Royal City." Statistical report compiled by the Guelph Industrial Commission and the Guelph Board of Trade. Purpose is to attract new industry to the city. Eight page booklet with bright yellow cover, all stapled together in upper left corner.
Cover: bright yellow paper with black typed lettering and Guelph's Coat of Arms at the top: "GUELPH / ONTARIO / CANADA / "The Royal City". under this is a typewritten message from Edward L. A. Whitaker, Industrial Commissioner of the Guelph Industrial Commission.
Eight pages are of graduating widths and each page provides facts and figures under eight headings: markets; labour; transportation; water, power, fuel; civic government & services; climate & geology; commercial information; and a historical sketch.
No. of pages - 8.
People Cutten, Arthur C.
Galt, John
Hamilton, W.E.
Hill, James J.
Hosking, Henry
Johnson, Edward
Kingsmill, Admiral Sir Charles Edmund
Lemon, Laura
McCrae, John
Raymond, Charles
Whitaker, Edward L.A.
Search Terms Bank of Montreal
Bank of Nova Scotia
Board of Trade
Bongard and Company Stock Brokers
Canadian Gypsum
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC)
Canadian National Railway
Canadian Pacific Railway
Grand River
Grand Trunk Railway
Guelph Industrial and Economic Development Commission
Guelph Junction Railway
Huron and Erie Mortgage Corporation
McCrae - Poems
Milner Ross and Company
No. 4 Wireless Training School
North-Western Railway
Ontario Hydro
Province of Ontario Savings Bank
Royal Bank of Canada
Speed River
Toronto Dominion Bank
Wellington County
World War II
Wyndham Street
Subjects ADVERTISEMENT
CLIMATE
COMMERCIAL - FOUNDRIES
COMMERCIAL - WOOL, TEXTILES
EDUCATION - SCHOOLS
GENDER
GEOGRAPHY
GEOLOGY
GOVERNMENT - MUNICIPAL
GOVERNMENT - MUNICIPAL - FIRE DEPARTMENT
GOVERNMENT - MUNICIPAL - PARKS & RECREATION
GOVERNMENT - MUNICIPAL - POLICE DEPARTMENT
HIGHWAY
HISTORY - LOCAL
INDUSTRY & TRADE
LABOUR
MARKETS
MEDICAL - HOSPITALS
NEWSPAPERS
POPULATION
RAILWAY
RELIGION - CHURCHES
STATISTICS
TAXES
TRANSPORTATION
TRANSPORTATION - AIR
TRANSPORTATION - BUSES
TRANSPORTATION - RAILWAYS
UTILITIES - COAL
UTILITIES - ELECTRIC
UTILITIES - GAS
UTILITIES - WATER
WAGES
WAGES
Dimensions Cover, Paper - Stapled
28 x 21.5 cm. - L x W