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Name Howitt, Henry Orton
Titles & honors Dr.
M.D.C.m., L.R.C.P. London and M.R.C.S. England
Occupation Doctor

Associated Records

Image of 1994.47.48 - Receipt

1994.47.48 - Receipt

Receipt; Beige, rectangular receipt with the name and address of the business, and the date the accounts are rendered printed in black at the top. The date, client's name and address are written in black ink. Below this is the amount owed and remarks on the amount received -- all in black ink. Dated May 15, 1911. "MAY 15, 1911, MR. JOHN SPAULDING, LYON AVE. $1.50, RECEIVED THE SUM OF 1 DOLLAR 50 CENT WITH THANKS. E. Barnievak (?) FOR DR. HOWITT."

Image of 1972.42.1 - Booklet

1972.42.1 - Booklet

Booklet: Official Programme of the "Made in Canada Fair and Poster Show "- under auspices of the Ladies' Committee of the Guelph General Hospital held at the Winter Fair Building the week of June 17, 1907 No. of pages: 28 - glossy off-white paper with black print and b/w photographs. Front cover: printed in black and red type with red highlights. Has B/W photograph of the Guelph General Hospital in lower right corner. Binding of booklet done by Frank Nunan's Up-to-date Bindery, Upper Wyndham St. Booklet has many advertisements for many different Guelph businesses in 1907.

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 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 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 1978.165.112.4 - Invoice

1978.165.112.4 - Invoice

Three invoices and one envelope from Dr. Henry Howitt of Guelph. .1 Envelope - rectangular off-white envelope with return address printed in black in upper left corner. In upper right corner is a Canada Post green one cent stamp with King George V on it. Addressed to Mr. John McAteer / American Hotel, Guelph." In upper left corner: "If not called for in ten days / Return to 221 Woolwich St., Guelph - Ont." Stamped to the left of the stamp and reads: "GUELPH, ONTARIO/ DEC 8 / 11.30 AM / 1913". .2 - Invoice - Issued to Mr. John McAteer by Dr. Henry Howitt. Dated Nov. 30, 1913 and in upper left corner invoice is identified as "page 822." Services listed and dated: "To Medicine and Medical A

1979.61.1 - Book

Red hard cover book "A Picture History of Guelph 1827-1978 Volume Two" by Robert Stewart. The book contains a series of clippings an historic photos telling the history of Guelph. On the inside front cover the book has been autographed by the author with the note "February 21st 1979 To the Guelph Civic Museum with my compliments Robert A M Stewart". Pages 2-18 Stewart Family history Pages 19-27 Stewart Lumber history Page 28 Robert Stewart history Pages 29-38 Guelph's 150th birthday Pages 39-44 Guelph Hotels Pages 45-56 Guelph Churches Pages 57-66 Guelph Industries Pages 67-71 Guelph Mayors Pages 72-99 Education Page 100 Library Page 100-107 Hospitals Page 108-122 Sports Page 1

Image of 2015.27.1 - Scrapbook

2015.27.1 - Scrapbook

Scrapbook of History in Homes articles written by Edward Rae Stuart in the 1970s and 1980s. The articles appeared in a local Guelph newspaper. Each article explores the history of a different historic home or building in Guelph while also telling a part of Guelph's history. Each article is taped into the scrapbook (some taking up more than one page). The pages of the scrapbook are a grey colour. Some pages throughout are blank. Front Cover: Faux brown leather cover with "Scrap Book" printed in gold along the top. Title Page: Hand written in blue ink in the middle of the page "History in Homes by Edward Rae Stuart". Below is text printed by the manufacturer "No. 83", "Hutchings and Patri

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 2012.43.9 - Booklet

2012.43.9 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. IX 1942" 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 40 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Image of Winston Churchill Page 3: List of Legion Officers Page 5: Greetings From the President Page 7: "Auxiliary War Services" by Fred Baldwin Page 9: Continued from page 7 Page 11: "Our Glorious Dead, Our Valiant Living" Page 13: Wishes from the City of Guelph Page 15

Image of 2012.43.10 - Booklet

2012.43.10 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. X 1943" 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 48 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: "Carrying On" by Rev. David Marshall, Padre Page 3: List of Legion Officers Page 5: Greetings From the President Page 7: "Bert E. Collyer Was One of Guelph's Famous Sons" by J.E. Carter Page 9: Continued from page 7 Page 11: Wishes from Legion Branch 234, Guelph Page 13: "The T

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

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 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

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

Image of 2012.43.15 - Booklet

2012.43.15 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XV 1948" 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: "Stand To" by Padre D. Crawford Smith Page 3: List of Legion 257 Executive Page 5: Greetings from the President Page 7: "Lieut.-Col. Hon. George Alexander Drew" One of Guelph's famous Sons" by J.E. Carter Page 9: Con

Image of 2012.43.16 - Booklet

2012.43.16 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XVI 1949" 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 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 poem In Flanders Fields Page 3: "Lest We Forget" by D. Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetings from the President Page 7: List of Executive members of Legion Branch 257 Page 9: "Dr. Walter Ramsay"

Image of 2012.43.17 - Booklet

2012.43.17 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XVII 1950" 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 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 poem In Flanders Fields Page 3: "Nothing for Nothing" by D. Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetings from the President Page 7: List of Executive members of Legion Branch 257 Page 9: "J. Willoughby

Image of 2012.43.18 - Booklet

2012.43.18 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XVIII 1951" 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 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 poem In Flanders Fields Page 3: "Let's Get a Fire Going" by D. Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetings from the President Page 7: List of Executive members of Legion Branch 257 Page 9: "Edward Jo