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Name Armstrong, W.J.

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Image of 1980.114.83 - Booklet

1980.114.83 - Booklet

Booklet, "Commercial, Industrial and Progressive Edition of Guelph, Ontario," issued 1916. 24 page booklet with detailed information about Guelph industries, commercial and civic operations. Has numerous B/W photographs of industries and buildings in Guelph. Rectangular booklet with pink construction paper cover with black printed text. Front cover has photograph of the Guelph Carnegie Public Library on the front cover. Written in ink at top: "Chamber of Commerce 1964 / Ross Maltby." Under picture of library is written in ink "1916". Printed on front cover: "Commercial, Industrial and Progressive Edition of Guelph, Ontario / A Descriptive Review of a Number of Manufacturing and Mercanti

Image of 1979.75.5 - Journal

1979.75.5 - Journal

Journal, "Records of The Wellington Historical Society, Vol. 3, 1934." Published for the Society by The Confederate, Mount Forest, Ontario, 1935. Rectangular booklet with brown paper cover with printed black lettering & illustrations. Booklet has 23 pages off- white paper with printed black text. Bound together with 2 staples. Front Cover: "Records of The Wellington County Historical Society, Volume 3, 1934 / Papers, Memorial Notices and Report from October, 1933, to October 1934. / Published by the Society / 1935 / PRICE 50 CENTS." On page 3, it notes that the booklet is "Published for the Society by The Confederate, Mount Forest, Ontario, 1935". Includes a b/w photograph of an oil portra

Image of 1978.139.13.8 - Newspaper

1978.139.13.8 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury Centennial Edition, July 20, 1927. The paper is in 8 sections and the total number of pages is 132. .1 Section 1 - pages 1-16. On the front cover is a picture of Guelph circa 1832 and a picture of John Galt. The front story is about Guelph's founding. The front page is in very poor condition. The first section looks mainly at the early settlement of Guelph. .2 Section 2 - pages 17-32. On the cover is a story about men from Eramosa and their ordeal during the 1837 rebellion. The rest of the section looks at the Canada Company, the Priory, the Justice system in Guelph, Settlement in Guelph, and the Railway in Guelph. .3 Section 3 - pages 33-48. The cover story looks at t

Image of 1999.34.3 - Mirror, Wall

1999.34.3 - Mirror, Wall

Walnut framed, wall mounting mirror. Curved rectangular shape. Carved piece of wood sticking out of the top. Large mirror surface. Back: thinner wood, maybe stained plywood. 22 small metal pins/screws, holding the wood to the frame. Small pieces of scotch tape are covering ten of the pins. 1 hook on each side, near the top, held on with a pin and screw each, with a wire connecting the two; for mounting. Slightly marked up on the back. Mirror is slightly discoloured on the right side.

Image of 1999.34.2 - Lamp, Table

1999.34.2 - Lamp, Table

Rectangular side table, dark stained wood, flat top. There are two legs, one on each side, lengthwise, and each span the width of the table and are very ornate and carved. There is a board in the centre, underneath, connecting the top to the sides. A lathed spindle is lined up below the board running the length of the table connecting the tops and the sides. The top of the table is raised slightly. The bottom of the tabletop has the Armstrong logo on it: a red diamond with "Armstrong Furniture" printed in wood colour and lined with gold, and "BUILT TO LAST" underneath in white lettering. Beside this logo is a yellow rectangle with "Solid Walnut" written in black.

Image of 1999.34.1 - Table

1999.34.1 - Table

Octagonal table-flat top, stained. It has 8 legs, one at each corner. There is a curved octagonal band of wood near the bottom of the legs, connecting them all together. The legs are spindly with 8 sections. The middle section has a carved design, sort of like leaves. On the underneath, 8 joints connecting the tabletop to the legs. Centre of the bottom has a logo: Red diamond with "Armstrong Furniture" in wood colour. "BUILT TO LAST" is written in white at the bottom of the logo. Yellow rectangle with "Solid Walnut" in black.

Image of 1979X.00.735 - Photograph

1979X.00.735 - Photograph

Sepia. Matte. Brown Mount. Individual oval images. Full faced individual images of 23 men in peaked caps. "GUELPH FIRE DEPARTMENT 1909" Top left to right: "1ST - A. SIMPSON, J. LANNIN, GEO. THOMPSON, W. MCILROY, R. DILLON. 2ND - J. MCGINNIS, J. THOMPSON, J. HEWER, J.G. THOMPSON, G. WHETSTONE 3RD - T. SPALDING, F. WAKEFIELD, W. HEBDEN, A. RICHARDSON, W. JOHNSON 4TH - A. ROBERTSON - CHIEF, G. SPALDING, W.J. ARMSTRONG ASST. CHIEF. 5TH - W. CRAIG, D. WATT. CAPT. H.+L., GEORGE COLSON SEC. C. CHASE FOREMAN, H.+L., N. WARNER"

Image of 1983.59.3 - Photograph, Montage

1983.59.3 - Photograph, Montage

Composite or Montage, with a white border, of black and white, studio, head and shoulder portraits of members of the Guelph Fire Department. Mounted on a black matt-board. The members of the fire department are wearing hard, round caps with visors and the letters "G.F.D." on the front. The ranks of the Chief and Deputy Chief are indicated on their caps. All are wearing dark jackets, light-coloured shirts and collars, and dark ties. They are identified with captions printed in white under the photographs: "A. SIMPSON; J. LANNIN; GEO. THOMPSON; W. McILROY; R. DILLON; J. McGINNIS; J. THOMPSON; J. HEWER; J. G. THOMPSON; G. WHETSTONE; T. SPALDING; F. WAKEFIELD; W. HEBDEN; A. RICHARDSON; W. JOHNSON

Image of 1986.41.2.1 - Photograph

1986.41.2.1 - Photograph

Locations: .1 AD#1 .2 MS Frames .1 Black and white photograph adhered to a black mount. It is a composite made of individual bust portraits of members of Guelph Fire Department, wearing uniform caps. Under each individual portrait is printed his name, and in some cases, position within the department. Printed along bottom of photograph: "Guelph Fire Department 1909." Photographer's name is impressed in lower left corner of mount: "Chas. Burgess, GUELPH, ONT." Print Finish: MATT Print Type: PRINT, B/W

Image of Grundy 187 - Photograph

Grundy 187 - Photograph

Photo of a photo of the 1909 Guelph Fire Department. The original photo is made up of Individual oval images mounted on a board. Full faced individual images of 23 men in peaked caps. "GUELPH FIRE DEPARTMENT 1909" Top left to right: "1ST - A. SIMPSON, J. LANNIN, GEO. THOMPSON, W. MCILROY, R. DILLON. 2ND - J. MCGINNIS, J. THOMPSON, J. HEWER, J.G. THOMPSON, G. WHETSTONE 3RD - T. SPALDING, F. WAKEFIELD, W. HEBDEN, A. RICHARDSON, W. JOHNSON 4TH - A. ROBERTSON - CHIEF, G. SPALDING, W.J. ARMSTRONG ASST. CHIEF. 5TH - W. CRAIG, D. WATT. CAPT. H.+L., GEORGE COLSON SEC. C. CHASE FOREMAN, H.+L., N. WARNER" On the back there is also a black stamp "F. Grundy"

Image of 2013.56.20 - Photograph

2013.56.20 - Photograph

Sepia toned oval photograph of W.J. Armstrong. The photo is a studio bust portrait of a man wearing a dark suit with a polka dot cravat. The gentleman has a beard and mustache. There is a stain running across the top of the image and is across his forehead. Pasted to the bottom of the photo is a typewritten strip of white paper that reads "W.J. Armstrong" On the back, written in marker it reads "W.J. Armstrong"