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Name Brill, Evan D. Chesty

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Image of 2012.43.14 - Booklet

2012.43.14 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XIV 1947" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". On the page cover there is an ad for John Sutherland and Sons Insurance. The booklet is 64 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Image of John McCrae and In Flanders Fields poem Page 3: "The Cross and the Sword" by D. Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetings from the President Page 7: List of Legion 234 Executive Page 9: "Edward Johnson" by J.E. Cart

1971.47.1 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury Progress edition, January 27, 1951 - section 2 of paper only. This section contains pages 17-32. The title on the front of the section is "Progress with Guelph" and has a photo of Guelph and a photo of each of the councillors and the mayor.

Image of 1987.47.1 - Guide, Street

1987.47.1 - Guide, Street

"City of Guelph Street Guide, 1948-49." 100 page printed booklet that is stapled. Has green paper cover with black printed lettering and City of Guelph Logo. Attached to the inside of the back cover is a pull-out map / street guide of the City of Guelph. Lists all the streets in Guelph, as well as a number of advertisements placed by local businesses. Has a number of b/w photographs of Homewood Sanitarium. On pages 77 to 82 is printed "Historical Story of Guelph." Printed on cover: "City of Guelph - Street Guide, 1948-49 / Price 39 cents." On page 3 at the bottom is printer's trademark and copyright: Typographical Union Label, Guelph." It also notes: "By the purchasing of this Street Guide,

1979.7.32.3 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury "Test of Time" edition February 28, 1948. This is a section of the paper that looks at businesses in Guelph that have been in existence for 25 years or more. The section is ten pages in length. .1 pages 1-2, 9-10 .2 pages 3-4 .3 pages 5-8

1991.48.23 - Book, Year

Torch Yearbook Volume XX, 1953. This is the Col. John McCrae Memorial Branch publication with a yellow cover with a hand holding a flaming torch. The inside covers and the back cover have ads from local businesses. The first page has a photo of John McCrae. The book contains a few other images, some meorials and articles about the happenings of the Legion Branch and its members throughout the year. The book is also filled with ads from local businesses.

Image of 2012.43.13 - Booklet

2012.43.13 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XIII 1946" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". The booklet is 64 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: "The Challenge of Peace" by Rev. E. Brillinger Page 3: Greetings from the President Page 5: List of Legion 257 Executive Page 7: "Charles Oswald Knowles" by J.E. Carter Page 9: Continued from page 7 and image of McCrae Memorial Garden Page 11: Wishes from Legion Branch 234, Guelph

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2012.4.1 - Program

Guelph Biltmores Junior "A" Hockey Club Program for December 16, 1949. Blue, red and white cardstock covers, front has hockey player image in white with red outlines underneath the "Guelph Biltmores" title in blue. The program price is on the front cover at the bottom as well as manufacturers mark in the bottom left corner. Back of program has a full page advertisement for Biltmore, including a pixelated image of a gentleman in a hat. Program has 36 pages with many pages dedicated to advertisements. Team Management information is in the front half of the booklet with game schedules and the Program for the particular game is directly in the center, specific player biographies make up the rema

1980.114.98.3 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury Progress edition, January 27, 1951. The paper has three sections with a total of 48 pages. The paper contains articles about many of the companies operating in Guelph at the time. .1 Title on the front is "Spirit of Progress Animates Royal City" The cover has several pictures showing the changing face of downtown. .2 The title on the front of the section is "Progress with Guelph" and has a photo of Guelph and a photo of each of the councillors and the mayor. .3 Title on the front is "Guelph...A Progressive City". The cover has images of working and industry and below are two large ads for local industries.

1972.20.16 - Book, Year

The Torch 1944 Yearbook Vol. XI. The book has a light brown cover with and illustration of a hand holding a torch. The book tells of the happenings of the Col John McCrae Branch of the Legion over the year 1944. The book is also filled with ads of local businesses.

Image of 2012.43.11 - Booklet

2012.43.11 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XI 1944" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". The booklet is 52 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: "Keep The Torch bright" by Rev. R.M. Field, Major Page 3: List of Legion Officers Page 5: Greetings From the President Page 7: "King's Sergeant John A. Wilkinson, Possessor of One of The Finest Military Records in Canada" by J.E. Carter Page 9: Continued from page 7 Page 11: Wishes

2001.20.1 - Program

Small GCVI Field Day program on cream coloured card stock. The cover is printed in green type and is covered in signatures of several participants of the day's events. The signatures are in black and blue ink and in pencil. The inside of the program, also in green type, lists the boys events on the left and the girls' events on the right. More signatures are located inside the program. On the back is the listing of the officers of the Athletic Association, the boys executive, the girls' executive, the honorary judges, the badge committee, the booth committee, and the girls' recorder. More signatures are on the back. "Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute Field Day Campus October 4, 19

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2012.4.2 - Program

Guelph Biltmores Junior "A" Hockey Club Program for November 10, 1949. Blue, red and white cardstock covers, front has hockey player image in white with blue outlines underneath the "Guelph Biltmores" title in red. The program price is on the front cover at the bottom as well as manufacturers mark in the bottom left corner. Back of program has a full page advertisement for Biltmore, including an image of a gentleman in a hat with a pipe and his dog. Program has 36 pages with many pages dedicated to advertisements. Team Management information is in the front half of the booklet with game schedules and the Program for the particular game is directly in the center, specific player biographies ma

Image of 2012.43.12 - Booklet

2012.43.12 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XII 1945" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". On the back is an ad for Victory Bonds. The booklet is 52 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Message from the editor, W.A. McAlpine Page 3: "Mayor Gordon Rife" by J. E. Carter Page 5: Greetings From the President Page 7: "Brigadier Kenneth Sanderson Torrance: One of Guelph's Famous Sons" by J.E. Carter Page 8: Wishes from the Mayor and Cou

Image of 1980.41.4 - Booklet

1980.41.4 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelph Sports Hall of Fame," by Harold A.Cole. Paper cover. Front cover is red with black printed text and b/w printed pictures of Harold Cole, and the Guelph CMC's Centennial Cup Winner 1971-72. Cover photo by Dorothy Taylor Studios, Quebec St., Guelph. Pictures and articles about various sports played in Guelph from 1884-1972. Numerous advertisements of local businesses throughout booklet. Illustrations: Printed, Photographs, B/W No. of pages: 32

Image of 1988.37.1 - Photograph

1988.37.1 - Photograph

Black and white unmounted photograph of the Leland Electric Company Limited baseball team -- Inter-County League Champions 1941-1942. Back row, left to right: E. "Chesty" Brill; W. (Pat?) Kostal; Gord Merkley; Stan Leader, H. (Sevat?) Mason; Albert Ahiers (foreman); Fred Clarke; Tom Kostal; H. Perkins. Front row, left to right: Stan Clayton; Jules Blythe; J. Kostal; J. Granger; H. McNamara. Seated: William Kostal, mascot.

Image of 1982X.80.1 - Photograph

1982X.80.1 - Photograph

Black and white photograph with white border around image. It is a view of the Guelph Junior A Hockey Club 1947-48. Players in uniform with Biltmore Hats on jerseys. Players are identified on printed legend below image.

Image of 2012.30.24 - Photograph

2012.30.24 - Photograph

Black and white photos of members of the "Guelph Biltmore Junior "A" Hockey Club O.H.A Champions 1949-1950" in square patterns on a white matte. Players around the outer edge in a square, and managers around the center in a square surrounding the title block. Image of a trophy in the center of the title block. Photos framed with a black and gold square frame, paper backed frame, wire attached accros the back for hanging. The photo studio marked the title block in the bottom right corner "McKenzie Guelph." Players names are printed under their pictures, starting from the top left and working around the square to the right: Ron Plumb (forward), Herb Dickenson (forward), Don Bellringer (for

Image of 1985.61.1 - Photograph

1985.61.1 - Photograph

Black and white photograph with gray mount of a hockey team with a trophy, identified as Hall's Red Indians, City Champions 1933-34. The Sponsor of this team was Herbert J. Hall, who was proprietor of Hall's Red Indian Service Station, located at 21-23 Gordon Street. The photograph was taken in front of this service station ( note the numbers 23 and 21 above the door. ) Players and position identified on mount. Back row: Mickey McMillan, Coach; Bert Hall, Sponsor; Stew Young, Manager; Hughie Anderson, Sec.-Treas. Front row: Herbie Thomas, Goal; Tiny Beattie, Centre; Howie Jackson, L. Wing; Chesty Brill, L. Defense; Dipper Steep, Centre; Fat Young, R. Defense; Snort Steep, L. Wing; Hawkeye Oc

Image of 1985.61.3 - Photograph

1985.61.3 - Photograph

Black and white group photograph, with gray mount, of the Guelph Intermediate Hockey Team, 1934-35. Players identified on mount below photograph: "BACK ROW [left to right]: Mickey McMillan (L.Def.); Dick Carroll (Coach); Lamp Peer (Trainer); Roy Mason (Pres.); Ken Simpson (Sec.-Treas.); Army Armstrong (Sub. Def.) MIDDLE ROW [L to R]: Art Childs (Sub. Goal); Eddie Meron (Forward); Barney Gemmel (Forward); Dude Lindsay (L. Wing); Chesty Brill (R. Def.); Harold Stade (Goal). FRONT ROW [L to R]: Ilio Marzo (R. Wing); Frankie Finnemore (Mascot); Cec. Shears (Forward). INSERTS: Tiny Beattie (Forward); Auddy Kaiser (Centre); Joe Klein (Forward).

Image of 2001.10.36 - Photograph

2001.10.36 - Photograph

Large White mat with 29 small mounted photos of the players and staff of the Biltmores 1949-1950 team. Below each photo is the their name and position. At the bottom of the matt is the title of the photo grouping. "Guelph Biltmore Jr. "A". Hockey Club O.H.A. Champions 1949-1950." Under each photograph is printed player's name & position on team: Top Row to Bottom Row (L to R): "Ron Plumb F.; Herb Dickenson F.; Don Bellringer F.; Aldo Guidolin F.; Don Oberholtzer F.; Eddie Kulik F.; Frank Bathgate F.; Roy Mason, Club Manager; Dayton Marsh, Vice Pres.; Evan D. Brill, President; George Lasby, Business Mgr.; John Ashley, D.; Gerry Theberge F.; Norm McMillan, Treas.; Alfred Pike, Coach; Arnold