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Name Dodds, R.

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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 1979.65.15 - Letter

1979.65.15 - Letter

Letter; Typewritten on white paper with Guelph Carpet Mills Co. Limited letterhead with picture of the Guelph head office and mills at the top of the page. The company trademark is printed in black in the upper left corner. Letter is from R. Dodds of The Guelph Carpet Mills Co. Limited to W. C. Gaunt, Esq., of Bradford, England. It is dated June 17th, 1916. " Dear Sir, The bearer, Mr. Gethin has engaged a man to take charge of our Axminster looms. Would you please supply him with a ticket to Guelph, and also a cheque for L. 11 [11 pounds] payable here to pass the Emigration department. Yours truly, The Guelph Carpet Mills Co. Ltd.

Image of 1981.279.3 - Booklet

1981.279.3 - Booklet

Booklet, "History of Medicine in Guelph" by Dr. Lawrence Leggett. Written in 1959 but this booklet is a July 1980 reprint of the 1959 edition, courtesy of 77 Westmount Limited / Westmount Medical Centre. Cover is thick blue paper with black typewritten letters. Book is typewritten, black ink on white pages. Book is stapled together. This monograph is 13 pages and tells the story of medicine, epidemics, and doctors who practiced in Guelph from 1824 to the 1950s. In terms of doctors, the emphasis is given to those practising prior to 1875. There are six sections: "Formative Years; Early Physicians; Epidemics that have Struck Guelph Since its Conception; Hospitals of Guelph; Doctors who Settled

Image of 2012.117.877 - Article

2012.117.877 - Article

A short printed article on the Women's Aid, which was taken from the Guelph General Hospital School of Nurses Golden Jubilee booklet. A black and white image of Mrs. Jane C. Budd, the first president of Women's Hospital Aid, is stapled to the article. The article transcribed (front): Golden Jubilee Guelph General Hospital 1888-1938 School for Nurses The Women's Aid Women's Hospital Aids Association of Ontario Motto "We do not want to run Hospitals. We want to make it easier for Hospital Boards and Superintendents to do so." The Women's Aid of the Guelph General Hospital was formed in 1897 by Mrs. Jane C. Budd, who bec

Image of 1997.23.1 - Directory

1997.23.1 - Directory

Directory; Paper cover, stapled; Blue and white cover with printing and photograph of Agricultural College. Inside has photographs and drawings and advertisements for each of the above cities. Businesses are highlighted as well as a brief history about the city. Illustrations: Advertisements/Sketches, Pencil/Photographs, B/W/Sketches, B/W/Drawings/Illustrations "Guelph, Berlin, Waterloo, Galt, Preston and Hespeler Industrial Edition 1903". Pages 1 through 8 are devoted to Guelph. No of Pages: 24