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Name Carter, J. Ernest
Occupation 1907 St. James Ward Alderman
1908 St. James Ward Alderman
1910 St. George's Ward Alderman
1911 St. Patrick's Ward Alderman
1912 St. George's Ward Alderman
1913 St. George's Ward Alderman
1915 St. David's Ward Alderman
1919-1921 3 year term as Alderman
1919 elected Mayor by fellow Aldermen

Associated Records

Image of 2004.66.14 - Program

2004.66.14 - Program

Program for Complimentary Dinner to C.L. Dunbar, K.C., May 10th, 1934. Cream coloured string bound program for complimentary dinner for C. L. Dunbar at the Caledon Mountain Trout Club, Guelph, Thursday May 10, 1934. The program has a textured cardstock paper cover with blue print and the program is bound with a blue string. Inside is lighter paper pages with blue print that list the event, the menu, the toasts and the committee members. The menu consisted of olives, celery, salted almonds, consomme, baked whitefish, tartar sauce, roast chicken, dressing, red currant jelly, new potatoes, green peas, young carrots, apple pie a la mode, biscuits and cheese, nuts and raisins and coffee.

Image of 2004.19.1 - Certificate, Achievement

2004.19.1 - Certificate, Achievement

Brown rectangular paper testimonial issued to Corporal Donald MacIntyre by the City of Guelph for his participation in the Canadian Expeditionary Forces in WW I. City of Guelph crest stamped in lower left corner. It is signed by J. E. Carter, Mayor and T.J. Moore City Clerk.

Image of 2004.66.15 - Map

2004.66.15 - Map

Historical Atlas of Wellington County, 1906. Black fabric cover with leather spine and corners. The cover has embossed gold lettering and gold detail along the corners. Inside are pages describing each of the areas in the county and photographs of many of the prominent men in each area. The book also has several colour maps of the area as well as maps of the world, Canada and each province. The book has 71 pages of text and 121 pages of maps.

1998.16.1 - Book

Off white cover with a blue spine. The title is written in gold lettering it was compiled by Mrs.G.C. Ashton, August 1975. The Story of Brooklyn Sunday School Harcourt Memorial United Church 1887-1975 No of Pages: 49

Image of 1999.55.31 - Booklet, Instruction

1999.55.31 - Booklet, Instruction

Instruction Booklet, The Guelph Cemetery Commission Rules and Regulations for Woodlawn Cemetery, 1944. Blue paper cover. Stapled. Rules and regulations inside. Page 1 notes that these rules were "Adopted after Revision September 7th, 1934". Index at back. Booklet addresses the following topics: interments; sale of lots; re-possession of lots; lots under perpetual care; conditions governing deferred payments; single graves; care of lots; trees, plants and flowers; monuments, foundations and markers; underground vaults; crypts in the mausoleum; special rules for monument dealers; rules concerning visitors; and tariff of charges. Illustrations: Printed No of Pages: 31 N.B. This booklet is a

Image of 1996.22.1 - Certificate

1996.22.1 - Certificate

Large testimonial certificate presented to Mrs. Ruby Meadows for her services in the first world war as a member of Canada's Expeditionary forces from the city of Guelph. City of Guelph Testimonial presented to Mrs. Ruby meadows by the municipal Corporation of the City of Guelph in grateful recognition of the services rendered by him to Canada and the empire by her participation in the struggle for freedom and justice as a member of Canada's expeditionary forces dated the 20th of august 1919.

Image of 1974.15.7 - Booklet

1974.15.7 - Booklet

Booklet , entitled "The Royal City of Canada, Guelph and Her Industries" - Special Industrial Souvenir Number of the Guelph Daily Mercury, Guelph, Canada" published by Authority of the City Council and Guelph's Old Home Week Committee. Printed in 1908 for Guelph Home Week and booklet has a programme for the festivities occurring from Sunday to Thursday on pages 6 to 8. On page 54 is an index of the contents of the booklet. Paperback cover, white with organ pillar design with b/w photograph of Guelph in the center. Black printed lettering. No. of pages; 54 glossy paper typeset in black printed 1908 "Containing a comprehensive review of the natural advantages and resources of Guelph, togeth

Image of 1976.40.27 - Program

1976.40.27 - Program

Program, "Guelph Old Home Week, August 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 - 1908." Paper Cover - front cover is blue and white with blue and white printed lettering, with photo of the "Priory" with "For auld Lang Syne" printed at top of photographs. 44 pages, white paper with black print and b/w photograph. Advertisements, articles and pictures promote Guelph as a City. Has a schedule of events for Old Home Week. No. of pages:44 NB. To view the entire program and its pages, please see 1979X.00.632 which is a duplicate of this program. Inside front cover - ad for Dominion Garment Co. Page 1 - Old Home Week Executive Page 2 - Silvercreek Brewery ad and George Sleeman Light and Power Commissioner Page 3 - Imag

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 1973.23.26 - Program

1973.23.26 - Program

Program and Souvenir Booklet for Old Home Week, Guelph, August 2-6 1908. White glossy paper cover with purple printed lettering and border. Pages are glossy white paper with printed black lettering and b/w photographs of city officials and public buildings and tourist sites. Booklet is stapled bound. On back cover in lower right corner, in small purple print is name of printing/publishing company: "MILN-BINGHAM, TORONTO". Illustrations: Printed B/W No. of pages: 28

Image of 1973.23.26 - Program

1973.23.26 - Program

Program and Souvenir Booklet for Old Home Week, Guelph, August 2-6 1908. White glossy paper cover with purple printed lettering and border. Pages are glossy white paper with printed black lettering and b/w photographs of city officials and public buildings and tourist sites. Booklet is stapled bound. On back cover in lower right corner, in small purple print is name of printing/publishing company: "MILN-BINGHAM, TORONTO". Illustrations: Printed B/W No. of pages: 28

Image of 1976.40.28 - Program

1976.40.28 - Program

Program, "Official Programme and Souvenir Booklet of Old Home Week, Guelph, August 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 1908". White glossy paper cover with purple printed lettering and border. Pages are glossy white paper with printed black lettering and b/w photographs of city officials, Old Home Week executive, and public buildings and tourist sites in Guelph. Booklet is stapled bound. On back cover, printed in purple in the lower right corner is name of printer: "MILN-BINGHAM, TORONTO". Illustrations: Printed B/W. No. of pages: 28 N.B. To view the complete images of this record, please see 1973.23.26.

Image of 1976.40.67 - Invitation

1976.40.67 - Invitation

Invitation to Guelph's Old Home Week, August 2-6, 1908, from The Officers and Members of Guelph's Old Home Week Association. White glossy paper with black printed text on both sides. Is folded eight times to form a two-sided booklet with four pages to each side. Front Cover is an invitation printed within a black lined border of branches and flowers: "The Officers and Members of Guelph's Old Home Week Association Cordially invite you to attend the First Reunion of Guelph and Wellington County Old Boys and Girls to be held in the City of Guelph, Canada, August 2nd to 6th, 1908. / J.M. Duff, Chairman. / J.M. Struthers, Secretary. / Bring Your Friends. All are Welcome." Pages 1 through four

Image of 1979X.00.632 - Program

1979X.00.632 - Program

Program for Old Home Week, 1908. Rectangular booklet with paper cover. Front cover is a faded blue and white with blue and white printed lettering, with a photo of the Priory with "For Auld Lang Syne" printed at the top of the photograph. Inside pages are white with black print and b/w photographs. Contents include: a schedule of events for Old Home Week; photographs, some with biographical information, of prominent men within the community (ie City Officials; executives of Old Home Week Association); b/w photographs of sites and public buildings in Guelph; as well as advertisements of local businesses. Front cover: "GUELPH - OLD HOME WEEK / AUGUST -2, 3, 4, 5, 6 - 1908". Written in ink in l

Image of 1975X.00.665.2 - Diploma

1975X.00.665.2 - Diploma

Unissued copy of a testimonial presented by the City of Guelph in 1919 to members of Canada's Expeditionary Force. Scroll type with shades of brown and black print. Signed by mayor and city clerk.

Image of 1987.62.18 - Booklet, Instruction

1987.62.18 - Booklet, Instruction

Guelph Cemetery Commission Rules and Regulations for Woodlawn Cemetery, 1944. Rectangular book with blue heavy paper cover with printed black text. Inside pages are white with printed black text. Bound together with two staples. No. of pages: 31 Front cover: "The Guelph Cemetery Commission / INCORPORATED BY ACT OF PARLIAMENT 1919 / Rules and Regulations for Woodlawn Cemetery / GUELPH - ONTARIO 1944. Page 1 is the title page and notes that these Rules and Regulations were "Adopted after Revision September 7th, 1934". The index is on page 30 to 31. Page 3 - List of those serving on the Guelph Cemetery Commission. pp.5-6 A brief history of Woodlawn Cemetery . pp.7- Rules and Regulations

Image of 1987.44.9 - Booklet

1987.44.9 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelph Horticultural Society 1967 Annual". Commemorates Canada's Centennial, 1867-1967 and the anniversary of the Guelph Horticultural Society (1852-1967). White printed cover with red, white and green printed lettering and design on front cover. Pages are white with black print. Contents include officers and directors, the annual program of monthly meetings, information about upcoming competitions and exhibitions, as well as advertisements of local businesses. There are also articles commemorating Canada as well as the "Guelph Horticultural Society and the Evolution of the City Beautiful." On page 23 are a list of the past presidents and secretaries of the GHS from 1900-1967. Incl

Image of 1986.33.6 - Program

1986.33.6 - Program

Program for the I.O.O.F. Progress Lodge No.158, Decoration Ceremony which took place at Woodlawn Cemetery on June 16th, 1940 at 2.30 p.m. Rectangular white paper with printed black lettering, folded in half to form a four page program. The centre and back page detail the Order of Service which includes the decoration of graves of those seven members listed under "In Memoriam" on the back page. This ceremony is taking place on the 121st Odd Fellows' Anniversary. Front Cover reads: "121st ODD FELLOWS' ANNIVERSARY / Progress Lodge, No. 158 / Decoration Ceremony / WOODLAWN CEMETERY / Sunday Afternoon, June 16th, 1940, AT 2.30 O'CLOCK / Music by the Guelph Musical Society Band / BRO. ROBERT KI

Image of 1977.120.52 - Letter

1977.120.52 - Letter

Letter; typed on letterhead stationary in black and grey print. Dated June 30th, 1923. There is no name the letter is addressed to. Letterhead printed along top: "Dalyte Electric Limited / MANUFACTURERS OF "Dalyte" NITROGEN LAMPS, "Dalyte" TUNGSTEN LAMPS, "Kraft Cord" FLEXIBLE CONDUIT / Guelph, Ont." Printed in upper left corner: "J.E. CARTER, PRESIDENT , J.S. WHEELER, SEC. TREAS." In upper right corner: "SALES OFFICES IN ALL PRINCIPAL CITIES IN CANADA." In lower left corner is an image of factories with smoke stacks. Typed in black lettering: "We enclose herewith our cheque payable July 20th, 1923, in payment of Preferred Dividend No. 9. / Yours truly, DALYTE ELECTRIC LIMITED."

Image of 1977.120.54 - Announcement, Meeting

1977.120.54 - Announcement, Meeting

Shareholders' Notice of Meeting; rectangular white paper with company letterhead in black and grey print. Typewritten in black type. Dated January 19th, 1924. Letterhead: "Dalyte Electric limited / MANUFACTURERS OF "Dalyte" NITROGEN LAMPS , "Dalyte" TUNGSTEN LAMPS, "Kraft Cord" FLEXIBLE CONDUIT, Guelph, Ont. / J.E. CARTER PRESIDENT J.S. WHEELER SEC.TREAS. / SALES OFFICES IN ALL PRINCIPAL CITIES IN CANADA.'" In lower left corner is an image of factories with a smoke stack. Letter in typewritten black letters is a notice of a shareholders' meeting at City Hall. " NOTICE / The annual meeting of Shareholders of Dalyte Electric Limited will be held in the Council Chamber of the City Hall, Guelp