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Name Clark, R. Stewart

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Image of 1999.4.3 - Postcard

1999.4.3 - Postcard

Black and white postcard showing 3 rows of players, five in suits, 14 in uniforms. Not divided on the back. Donor's address label affixed to back of postcard "Fred A Lovett, 423 Cole Rd, Guelph ON N1G 3E9" On Back: "Postcard Made in Canada, correspondence and address headings, place stamp here"

Image of 1982.60.2 - Program

1982.60.2 - Program

Program. Complimentary Banquet for Edward Johnson, Dec 5, 1928 Banquet is given by Citizens of Guelph. Banquet is given "In recognition of his distinguished and meritorious attainments and the honors and laurel bestowed upon him as one of the world's greatest artists; and In appreciation of the creditable and glorious reflection of his achievements upon the city of his birth. Front of the program has writing inside a red border. City of Guelph Crest on top. The insert cover has a black and white photograph of Edward Johnson "Our Guest" The two inside pages include the Menu, Dinner Music, toasts with a response by Edward Johnson and a Musical program. The back page of insert. includes a pub

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 1977.120.50 - Letter

1977.120.50 - Letter

Business Letter with company letterhead; Black print and blue type on rectangular cream-coloured paper. At top of paper is a black and white picture of "Brown's Excelsior Manufacturing Company" on Sultan Street, Guelph. Printed letterhead: " OFFICE PHONE 42 / NIGHT AND HOLIDAY PHONE 733 / EXCELSIOR, WOOD WOOL, AND PADS / 41-47 SULTAN STREET, GUELPH, ONT." Printed in black along the bottom of paper: "OUR EXCELSIOR EXCELS". In typewritten blue lettering, the letter is dated "July 5th, 1929" and addressed to "R. Stewart Clark, Esq., Gummer Building, Guelph." The letter states: "Dear Sir, In reply to yours of the 4th inst., the matter has been taken up with the Insurance Company. Very truly you

Image of 1980.41.2 - Booklet

1980.41.2 - Booklet

Booklet, "Play Ball!, Guelph 1884-1971" by Harold A. Cole. Paper cover with a green front cover and printed black lettering. Front cover has b/w pictures of the author, and of the "Guelph CJOYs, Intercounty Senior Champions, 1970." Book is a history of baseball in Guelph from 1884 to 1971 and has many b/w pictures of baseball personnel and teams in Guelph during this period. There are also numerous advertisements representing local businesses. Illustrations: Photographs, Printed, B/W No. of pages: 20

Image of 1977.120.51 - Letter

1977.120.51 - Letter

Letter; cream coloured rectangular paper with letterhead printed in black and red. Letter typed in black lettering and signed in blue ink. Letter is dated Aug. 17th, 1931 and addressed to "R. Stewart Clark, Esq., Douglas St. Guelph, Ont." Letterhead: " TELEPHONE 1025 / RESIDENCE PHONE 1470W / Jack Richardson Plumbing and Heating Co., 97 Quebec Street East/ GUELPH P - ONTARIO / WILLIAMS OIL-O-MATIC HEATING". The contents of the letter: "Dear Sir, Find enclosed herewith our cheque for $5.00 in payment of account rendered. Kindly credit us with same. Yours very truly, JACK RICHARDSON PLBG. & HTG. CO. per Richardson."

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.

1981.85.1 - Directory

Rural Route Directory for South Wellington and Surrounding Districts, 1933. The cover is brown card stock and in the upper left corner is a hole where the directory could be hung. The book is staple bound and is 40 pages in length. On the covers and throughout are ads from different businesses. The directory covers Guelph (pages 13 - 21), Puslinch, Rockwood, Elora, Fergus, Arthur, Ariss, Alma, Erin, Hillsburgh and belwood.

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 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 2010.20.23 - Indenture

2010.20.23 - Indenture

Certificate from Bell Piano & Organ company to Rowland H. Fell. The paper states that Royal Canadian Legion bought land for $1.00. The certificate is dated July, 1945. The paper is typed with a typewriter, with signatures and other detail added in with ink. The document is four pages in length. The are three creases throughout the document as the document would have been folded. The word registered is on the left side of the document, created using small holes. The document is bound with three staples on at the top corner and two at the sides.

Image of 2010.20.20 - Indenture

2010.20.20 - Indenture

Indenture. States that Mabel Bellman is selling her 160 shares of the Guelph Bowling and Recreational club to Frederick G. Whyte for $2,000. The document is three pages in length. The words are mostly typed by a typewriter though signatures and dates are added in with pen and ink, and some pencil. The second pages finalizes the contract. It is signed by both parties and witnessed by R. Stewart Clark. Beside each parties signature there is a dark red dot. The document is bound by a light blue piece of paper and a metal fastener.

Image of 2010.20.16 - Indenture

2010.20.16 - Indenture

Indenture Between Mabel Bellman and George Wilkins. Dated February 29, 1932 for $250.00. The papers are attached by a light blue piece of paper with a metal fastener. Most of the text is printed though the details are added in by typewriter, and pen and ink. The document is four pages in length. The subjects and witness signed on the third page. There is a red dot beside Mabel Bellman's signature.

Image of 2012.43.6.2 - Booklet

2012.43.6.2 - Booklet

.1 "The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. VI 1939" 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 32 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: List of officers of Legion Page 3: Remembrance of the royal visit of King and Queen to Guelph on June 6, 1939 Page 5: Image of a war memorial Page 7: "History of the McCrae's" by Dr. McCrae Matthews (Cousin of the Poet) Page 9: Continuation of story on page 7 Page 11: Continued

Image of 2012.43.7 - Booklet

2012.43.7 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. VII 1940" 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 32 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Photo of the King and Queen during royal visit to Guelph Page 2: Good wishes from the Mayor and Aldermen Page 3: Image of Guelph War Memorial Page 5: List of Legion Members - there is also a piece of paper glued to the bottom of the page requesting that people patronize the stores who advertis

Image of 2012.43.8 - Booklet

2012.43.8 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. VIII 1941" 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 36 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: "Tribute to the Torch" Page 3: "The Price They Paid" Page 5: Continued from page 3 Page 7: Image "23 Canteens To Britain" Page 9: "The Little Boats of Britain" Page 11: The Last Parade: Writings from McCrae's Scrapbook" Page 13: Continued from page 11 and Greetings from the

Image of 1974.14.2 - Photograph

1974.14.2 - Photograph

On grey mount. Group of 43 men standing on city hall steps. "The O'Keefes photo, Guelph"

Image of Grundy 146 - Photograph

Grundy 146 - Photograph

This is a photograph of a photo of the Partridge baseball team, western Ontario Champions, 1919. The photo is taken outside with the ball diamond in the background. Possibly taken at Alma street diamond in Exhibition Park. The team is in uniform, except for the manager who is wearing a suit. The original photo is matted with the names of the players on the matt. Team members: Back row (l to r): R.S. Clark (Business Manager); A.J. Carroll; F. O'Connor; J.N. Jones 9captain); J.H. Runstadtler; H.A. Nunan; P.M. Clark; G.A. Stapleton; J.S. Little (Manager); Jas. O'Halloran; R. Pequegnat. A black stamp "F. Grundy" is also stamped on the back.

Image of 2014.84.98 - Print, Photographic

2014.84.98 - Print, Photographic

This is a photograph of a photo of the Partridge baseball team, western Ontario Champions, 1919. The photo is taken outside with the ball diamond in the background. Possibly taken at Alma street diamond in Exhibition Park. The team is in uniform, except for the manager who is wearing a suit. The original photo is matted with the names of the players on the matt. Team members: Back row (l to r): R.S. Clark (Business Manager); A.J. Carroll; F. O'Connor; J.N. Jones 9captain); J.H. Runstadtler; H.A. Nunan; P.M. Clark; G.A. Stapleton; J.S. Little (Manager); Jas. O'Halloran; R. Pequegnat.