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Catalog Number 1971.40.64
Object Name Booklet
Title Appeal for Information about Guelph Before 1888
Date 03/31/1937
Year Range from 1937
Year Range to 1937
Description Appeal for Information about Guelph prior to the year 1888; white single sheet of paper with black printed lettering. Folded in half to form a booklet of 4 pages.
Written in the form of a letter, dated "Guelph, March 31st, 1937".
Appeal for input of local family histories, stories of old-time Guelphites, prominent visitors to Guelph, private schools, games, sports, political contests, coming of different nationalities, early buildings, challenges faced by early settlers, building of the railways and its effects on Guelph, etc.
Signed "J.R. Howitt, 20 Douglas St., Guelph".
People Howitt, J. R.
Search Terms City of Guelph
Guelph Historical Society
Dimensions 19.5 x 15.5 cm - L x W