Guelph Museums logo Collections Database

Person Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Name Barlow, D.H.
Occupation 1913 St. Patrick's Ward Alderman
1914 St. Patrick's Ward Alderman
1916 St. Patrick's Ward Alderman
1918 St. Andrew's Ward Alderman
1919 1 year term as Alderman
1920-1922 3 year term as Alderman
1925-1927 3 year term as Alderman

Associated Records

1994.38.1 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury with news, ads and announcements on the front. Article on McCrae and homecoming of "D" Battery during Boer War. *Note misprint of date on last page -reads Jan 12, 1900 should read Jan 12, 1901.

2001.24.3 - Newspaper

Cream coloured newspaper with black print. The Guelph Weekly Mercury, January 1, 1914. There is no huge headline but some of the front page stories are :"Eight will hav to be left at home" "Hood and Benallick Moving Today" "Christmas At The Children's Shelter Was A Great Event - Friends Had Given Freely". The paper has a photo of a ploughing scene in late December in Alberta. The paper is six pages (three double sided).

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 2007.34.2 - Scrapbook

2007.34.2 - Scrapbook

Black, thick cardboard covers around yellowed ledger sized pages. All of the pages have come away from the spine of the book. It is filled with newspaper clippings, starting on this inside cover. The scrapbook also includes; voting ballots and results, referendum ballots and results, sports items, death announcements, wedding annoucements, public notices, job postings, advertisements, election campaign adverts, historical articles, polling results (numbers added in pencil crayon),

Image of 1976.40.21 - Program

1976.40.21 - Program

Program, "Guelph Centennial Old Home Week Official Programme, August 1-6, 1927". Rectangular pale yellow paper cover, stapled, with black printed lettering. City Crest is on front cover. Inside pages are off-white with printed black text and b/w pictures of various public buildings and sites in Guelph. Contains a schedule of events for each day of Old Home Week, as well as small essays about the past and present history of Guelph. Included are two poems: "Guelph - Our Heritage" by Anne Sutherland; and "In Flanders Fields" by Lt. Col. John McCrae. As well there are numerous commercial advertisements placed by Guelph businesses. Front Cover: "Guelph Centennial Official Programme / City C

Image of 1977.117.77 - Program

1977.117.77 - Program

Program: "Norfolk Street Methodist Sunday School Anniversary, December 10th and 12th, 1916". White glossy paper folded in half to form a four page leaflet. Contains words of 11 hymns printed in black lettering. Front Cover at top: "Norfolk Street Methodist Sunday School ANNIVERSARY / Sunday, December 10th and Tuesday 12, Nineteen Hundred and Sixteen / D.H. BARLOW, Conductor MRS. W. H. HAMILTON, Pianist".

Image of 1977.117.72 - Program

1977.117.72 - Program

Sunday Service Program for Norfolk St. Methodist Church, Guelph. Dated Sunday, December 14, 1924. Off-white paper with black printed text. Paper folded in half to form a four page leaflet. Front Cover: b/w photograph of church with printed text above and below it: "Norfolk St. Methodist Church / Norfolk St. -- GUELPH // REV. HENRY IRVINE, Minister / 37 Liverpool Street -- Telephone 247 //Choir Leader --- Mrs. Springer-Mason / Organist ---- Mrs. Lela Ward / Treasurer ---- Mr. A.D. Savage // Pew Stewards -- Mr. Eli Cunningham, Mr. Fred Dyson, Mr. A.W. Mason / Caretaker --- Mr. James Cochrane." Center or pages 2 and 3 of leaflet lists "GENERAL NOTICES" for SUNDAY DECEMBER, 14th, 1924. This in

Image of 1977.117.72 - Program

1977.117.72 - Program

Sunday Service Program for Norfolk St. Methodist Church, Guelph. Dated Sunday, December 14, 1924. Off-white paper with black printed text. Paper folded in half to form a four page leaflet. Front Cover: b/w photograph of church with printed text above and below it: "Norfolk St. Methodist Church / Norfolk St. -- GUELPH // REV. HENRY IRVINE, Minister / 37 Liverpool Street -- Telephone 247 //Choir Leader --- Mrs. Springer-Mason / Organist ---- Mrs. Lela Ward / Treasurer ---- Mr. A.D. Savage // Pew Stewards -- Mr. Eli Cunningham, Mr. Fred Dyson, Mr. A.W. Mason / Caretaker --- Mr. James Cochrane." Center or pages 2 and 3 of leaflet lists "GENERAL NOTICES" for SUNDAY DECEMBER, 14th, 1924. This in

Image of 1977.117.78 - Program

1977.117.78 - Program

Program: "Norfolk Street Methodist Church, Sunday School Anniversary Program, 1924". White paper folded in half to form a four page leaflet. Contains words of 19 hymns printed in black lettering. Printed at top on front page: "Norfolk Street Methodist Church, Guelph / SUNDAY SCHOOL ANNIVERSARY, NINETEEN HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FOUR / D.H. BARLOW, Conductor ; MISS M. KELLER, Pianist / W. FLETCHER, Conductor of Orchestra". On back page printed at bottom: "The Royal City Press".

Image of 1977.117.81 - Program

1977.117.81 - Program

Program: "Norfolk Street United Church S.S. Anniversary, December 8th - 10th, 1929". White glossy paper folded in half to form a four page leaflet. Printed text in black ink. Pages 2, 3 and 4 contain the words of 9 hymns. Front cover has a printed b/w image of a book / Bible open. Behind it is a torch with a flame. Under the Bible are a pair of wings. Front Cover reads: "Norfolk Street United Church / Guelph / S.S. Anniversary / December 8th - 10th, 1929 / Rev. H.A. Graham, Pastor ; E.J.C. Walker, Superintendent; D.H. Barlow, Leader".

Image of 2008.13.1 - Book, Account

2008.13.1 - Book, Account

Large book that kept all the accounting records for C. H. Conery Furniture Company for the years of 1911-1912. In total are 259 pages, titled 'Reference Book' in black ink on the front page. Many stains on the front page, a brown cover across the binding, and triangular covers for the four corners of the book. The rest of the covers, front and back, are a greenish-greyish colour. On the inside top left cover there seems to be a safe combination.

Image of 1991.32.1 - Booklet

1991.32.1 - Booklet

Souvenir Booklet, Programme of events for Guelph's Centennial Celebrations, July 31st to August 6th, 1927. It also includes various pictures and articles on the city and its institutions, as well as advertisements. There is an article on the Guelph War Memorial (in Trafalgar Square) which was to be unveiled at this time. Book is stapled. Pages are light brown paper with black printed lettering and B/W illustrations. No. of pages - 36.

Image of 1977.117.79 - Program

1977.117.79 - Program

Program: "Norfolk Street United Church S.S. Anniversary, December 8th - 10th, 1929". White glossy paper folded in half to form a four page leaflet. Printed text in black ink. Pages 2, 3 and 4 contain the words of 9 hymns. Front cover has a printed b/w image of a book / Bible open. Behind it is a torch with a flame. Under the Bible are a pair of wings. Front Cover reads: "Norfolk Street United Church / Guelph / S.S. Anniversary / December 8th - 10th, 1929 / Rev. H.A. Graham, Pastor ; E.J.C. Walker, Superintendent; D.H. Barlow, Leader".

Image of 1977.117.80 - Program

1977.117.80 - Program

Program: "Norfolk Street United Church S.S. Anniversary, December 8th - 10th, 1929". White glossy paper folded in half to form a four page leaflet. Printed text in black ink. Pages 2, 3 and 4 contain the words of 9 hymns. Front cover has a printed b/w image of a book / Bible open. Behind it is a torch with a flame. Under the Bible are a pair of wings. Front Cover reads: "Norfolk Street United Church / Guelph / S.S. Anniversary / December 8th - 10th, 1929 / Rev. H.A. Graham, Pastor ; E.J.C. Walker, Superintendent; D.H. Barlow, Leader".

1972.10.22.2 - Newspaper

Guelph Evening Mercury, April 23rd 1927. The paper's main story is of the founding of Guelph 100 years ago to the day. The title reads "This Is Guelph's red letter day". The paper is in two sections. .1 section 1 pages 1 - 18. .2 section 2 pages 19-28.

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

1971.47.6.8 - 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 2012.68.38 - Book, Year

2012.68.38 - Book, Year

32 page year book. Off-white cardstock cover white pages and black print. Front cover has a black and white photo of the church in the center with the title "Norfolk Street Methodist Church Guelph; Year Book, 1911-12" above and below the photo is the pastor's name and the recording steward in Gothic font. The entire cover is bordered in a pair of wavy lines. Back cover is blank. First page has an oval photo of "Rev. J.D. Fitzpatrick, Pastor." Middle-aged man with hair parted down the center and a moustache wearing a white shirt and light tie in a dark jacket. Pg 2 has the pastors forward to the booklet, followed by a church calendar, list of office bearers and choir members. Record of membe

Image of 2012.68.39 - Book, Year

2012.68.39 - Book, Year

32 page year book. Off-white paper cover white pages and black print. Front cover has a black and white photo of the church in the center with the title "Norfolk Street Methodist Church" and the pastor's name above and below the photo is the location "Guelph, Ontario" in addition to "Year Book, Nineteen Fourteen, Nineteen Fifteen." The entire cover is bordered by a line. Back cover is blank. First page has a black and white photo of "Rev. Wilfred F. Gaetz, Pastor." Middle-aged man with hair parted down the center and wearing a white shirt and light tie in a dark jacket. Pg 2 has the pastors forward to the booklet, followed by a church calendar, and a list of Church Officiaries and choir membe