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Name Jaffray, Alexander
Occupation 1922-1924 3 year term as Alderman
1925-1927 3 year term as Alderman

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Image of 1999.45.1 - Booklet

1999.45.1 - Booklet

Booklet /Program - "Ontario Provincial Winter Fair / Guelph / The Official Premium List for Horses, Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Sheep, Swine, Poultry, Seeds and Judging / 1927". Paper cover is white. Front page: Black and red printing. Includes a list of judged events. The inside includes the lists, rules and regulations, advertisements, list of judges and patrons and directors. The back cover of program: black and white photograph of Wyndham Street. Illustrations: Advertisements/Photographs, B/W "Ontario Provincial Winter Fair Guelph The Official Premium List for Horses, Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Sheep, Swine, Poultry, Seeds and Judging. / 1927 / The Forty-Fourth Annual Ontario Pr

Image of 1976.40.21 - Program

1976.40.21 - Program

Program, "Guelph Centennial Old Home Week Official Programme, August 1-6, 1927". Rectangular pale yellow paper cover, stapled, with black printed lettering. City Crest is on front cover. Inside pages are off-white with printed black text and b/w pictures of various public buildings and sites in Guelph. Contains a schedule of events for each day of Old Home Week, as well as small essays about the past and present history of Guelph. Included are two poems: "Guelph - Our Heritage" by Anne Sutherland; and "In Flanders Fields" by Lt. Col. John McCrae. As well there are numerous commercial advertisements placed by Guelph businesses. Front Cover: "Guelph Centennial Official Programme / City C

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.

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 2016.45.1 - Booklet

2016.45.1 - Booklet

Waverly Masonic Lodge No. 361 by-laws booklet 1956. Small booklet printed on white paper with black text, 24 pages long. It outlines the by-laws, guidelines and rules of the Masons. Front Cover: Textured blue cardstock with black text "Waverly Lodge, Guelph, 361, G. R. C., A. F. & A. M." Page 1: "Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity." Psalm 133:1 Page 2: Blank Page 3 - 7: "Waverly Lodge: A Historical Sketch" Page 8: Acknowledgements Page 9: Title Page "By-laws of Waverly Lodge, A. F. & A. M., No. 361, G. R. C. Enacted November 12, 1956, Approved November 30, 1956". Pages 10 to 21 outline the bylaws of the lodge including: Page

Image of 2014.84.282 - Print, Photographic

2014.84.282 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of 27 men, most wearing flat light hats with a band around the base, They are standing in two rows and they are all dressed nicely in suits. They are standing in front of a store front with a large awning. The sign above the awning reads: "Hood and Benallick Groceries Chinaware." "Rotarians. Guelph. Ont. 1921. Photo by L. O'Keefe. Guelph" handwritten in white near the bottom of the photo. Photo is attached to corrugated cardboard. A small print of O'Keefes signature has been cut out of the original matte and glued to the bottom right corner of the photo. BACK: Piece of lined paper is attached to the back with names of people in photo written in blue pen. FRONT ROW