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Name Harcourt, R. (Prof.)

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1998.21.13 - Card, Dance

Yellow and brown dance card with an image of two men hitch hiking. It says farewell dance on the front. Farewell Dance

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2002.22.4 - Book

Book, "The Rotary Club of Guelph, 1920-1970"; Yellow soft cover book with blue print on the cover. The back of the book has two black and white photographs of the interior of the Kandy Kitchen / Yeates &Thomas. The book was published for the Rotary Club's Golden Anniversary Year, 1970. Printed on the insides of the cover are newspaper clippings and headlines about the Rotary Club. The book contains a list of Rotary Club presidents, a complete membership roll from 1920-1970, a brief history and a "rotary reader" highlighting the early members of the club, Rotary International. The rotary reader section contains black and white photos and illustrations. The book is 26 pages. Illustrations: Pho

Image of 1986.36.3 - Catalogue

1986.36.3 - Catalogue

Catalogue: "Ontario Provincial Winter Fair / Official Catalogue of Entries, 1933 / The Fiftieth-First Annual Ontario Provincial Winter Fair, held at Guelph, Ontario / December 5,6 and 7, 1933 / Price Ten Cents." Cover, paper stapled, yellow with black and red printed text. Front cover has title printed inside a three line drawn rectangle. Handwritten in pencil in the upper right corner: "A.G. Misener, 321 Mills Hall, III Yr. An. Hub." Back Cover is a b/w photograph of Wyndham Street as seen from the entrance to the Winter Fair Building. The caption for the picture advertises Guelph as "The Home of the Winter Fair" and "An Ideal Manufacturing and Distributing Centre." Inside front cover is

Image of 1969X.00.155 - Magazine

1969X.00.155 - Magazine

Magazine - "The Maple Leaf, The Canadian Club Magazine," Vol.1 No.X, January 1923, S.K. Smith, Editor. Published monthly by the Maple Leaf Publishing Co., Sussex, New Brunswick. Paperback cover; Front cover has picture of Edward Johnson in costume; white background with red and black printed lettering. Under picture of Johnson is printed: "The Canadian Who Wears Caruso's Costumes." Edward Johnson has handwritten a dedication near the bottom of his picture: "To my dear friends, Mr and Mrs Powell Hamilton, with all good wishes, from Edward Johnson." On back cover is an advertisement for Bell Piano. Magazine contains articles about Guelph and Galt, as well as advertisements of various Guelph

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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.

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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 2012.5.27 - Report, Annual

2012.5.27 - Report, Annual

Chalmers United Church Annual Report for 1947. Manilla cardstock cover with 24 off-white pages inside, last page blank. Front cover rosette border surrounds image of Chalmer Church and the words "The United Church of Canada Chalmers Church, Guelph, Ontario 1868--1948, Annual Report 1947." Back cover lists Church committees and names for 1948. The first page lists office bearers for 1948, followed by a description of the annual meeting and session statement. The remaining pages are dedicated to Church group synopses for the previous years.

Image of 2012.5.43 - Book

2012.5.43 - Book

Staple bound book, "The Story of Womens' Groups in Brooklyn Sunday School - Harcourt Memorial United Church, 1887-1982." Typewritten, handmade book of the chronological history of womens' groups affiliated with the aforementioned organizations. The blue cardstock front cover has a list of said groups including: The Sewing Class, Red Cross Groups, Brooklyn Girls' Service, Goodeve Circle, The Mothers' Class, Joymakers, Interest Group, Badminton and Bible Study, Scout Mothers' Auxilary, Harcourt Auxilary, Take-a-Break, United Church Women, and Harcourt Womens' Federation. The book has 32 pages of story and the final page is dedicated to acknowledgements.

Image of 2012.55.1 - Book, Year

2012.55.1 - Book, Year

Brown leather covered 120 page OAC Year book from 1922. Leather is worn and deteriorating on all edges and has lifted from the cardboard backing on the front cover. Front cover has gold embossed details, in upper left corner titles reads "O.A.C. Yearbook 1922" and the College shield emblem is in the center of the front cover centered on the image of a plaque with stylized floral boughs extending from the bottom. Book spine is completely deteriorated inside and out. Inside cover has a handwritten message in black ink "Alice Buckingham; Macdonald Institute; Guelph, Ontario; 74 Paisley Street; April 21, 1922." Inside cover reads "O.A.C. Year Book Published by the Students of the Ontario Agricul

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2014.36.2 - Booklet

Green cover booklet with printed black and white picture of Chalmers Church. Above it is titled "Centennial History - Chalmers Church - Guelph, Ontario - 1868-1968." The writing is black and in a Gothic-style font. Beneath in a clear black font is "Written for the Centennial Committee by The Rev. D.G. Paton, B.A., B.D. The booklet is stapled together with two staples on the spine. The inside of the booklet cover on the front and back have printed images of inside the church. Pages on the inside are a glossed material. The content of the booklet includes 43 pages with the following subcategories. Page 1 - Establishment Page 2 - Origin of the Name/The Charter Members Page 3 - Services of

Image of 2014.84.63 - Print, Photographic

2014.84.63 - Print, Photographic

Black and white page with 40 small portraits of the members of the Chalmers United Church Session, 1927. Each row has 8 or 9 portraits, except for the centre row, which has a crest that reads "Chalmers United Church Session 1927". The photo of Rev. J.A. Mackenzie is right underneath the crest. BACK: White sticker in the top right corner with information about the photo. Guelph Historical Society stamped vertically. "163" written in pencil in the bottom right corner.