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Name Lamprey, John A.
Occupation 1876 South Ward Councillor
1880 St James Ward Alderman
1881 St. James Ward Alderman
1882 St. James Ward Alderman
1883 St. James Ward Alderman
1884 St. James Ward Alderman
1885 St. James Ward Alderman
1886 St. James Ward Alderman
1887 St. James Ward Alderman
1888 St. James Ward Alderman
1889 St. James Ward Alderman
1890 St. James Ward Alderman
1891 St. James Ward Alderman
1892 St. James Ward Alderman
1895 Mayor
1896 Mayor

Associated Records

Image of 1973.23.26 - Program

1973.23.26 - Program

Program and Souvenir Booklet for Old Home Week, Guelph, August 2-6 1908. White glossy paper cover with purple printed lettering and border. Pages are glossy white paper with printed black lettering and b/w photographs of city officials and public buildings and tourist sites. Booklet is stapled bound. On back cover in lower right corner, in small purple print is name of printing/publishing company: "MILN-BINGHAM, TORONTO". Illustrations: Printed B/W No. of pages: 28

Image of 2003.35.3 - Postcard

2003.35.3 - Postcard

Postcard / Receipt to Stephen J. Boulding from John A. Lamprey, May 18, 1893. Beige-coloured postcard, on front blue printed banner that says "Canada Post Card/ The address to be written on this side", also blue one cent stamp printed on card with queen portrait. Addressed to "Mr. Stephen J. Boulding/ Arthur P.O., Ont." On reverse dated Guelph May 18th/93. "Dear Sir, I beg to acknowledge the receipt of your favor of 16th inst enclosing One Hundred and Forty Dollars which has been duly applied. Yours truly, John A. Lamprey." Postmarked "Guelph Ont. MA 18 93." I

Image of 2003.35.4 - Postcard

2003.35.4 - Postcard

Postcard / Receipt to Stephen J. Boulding from John A. Lamprey, January 23, 1899. Beige-coloured rectangular postcard. On front "Canada Post Card/ The address to be written on this side/ Stephen J. Boulding ESQ/ Luther township/ Arthur, Ont." Two postmarks, one from Guelph, Ja 24 99, Ont. Other stamped Arthur, Ja 25, 99, Ont. Green one cent stamp printed onto card with queen portrait. On reverse dated Guelph Jan. 23/99. "Dear Sir, I beg to acknowledge the receipt of your favor of 18th inst. enclosing P.O. orders , amounting to $125.00 which amount has been duly applied-John A. Lamprey".

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

1994.38.1 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury with news, ads and announcements on the front. Article on McCrae and homecoming of "D" Battery during Boer War. *Note misprint of date on last page -reads Jan 12, 1900 should read Jan 12, 1901.

Image of 2003.35.2 - Postcard

2003.35.2 - Postcard

Postcard / Payment receipt to Stephen J. Boulding from John A. Lamprey, Guelph, February 14, 1889. Beige-coloured rectangular postcard. On front "Canada Post Card/ The address to be written on this side/ Mr. Stephen J. Boulding / Luther township/ Arthur P.O., Ont." Blue one cent stamp printed on card with queen portrait. On reverse dated Guelph Feb. 14th/89. "Dear Sir, I beg to acknowledge the receipt of your favor of 12th inst. enclosing Seventy five Dollars, which has been duly applied. Yours truly, John A. Lamprey."

Image of 1979.75.1 - Program

1979.75.1 - Program

Program, "Souvenir Programme of the Band Tournament and Firemen's Demonstration, June 19th and 20th, 1889". Soft off-white paper cover that has tape along the spine to bind it together. Front cover has sepia toned photograph of Guelph City Hall. Above and below picture, the text is printed in red, gold and black lettering. The back cover is an advertisement for "J.D. Williamson & Co. - The Golden Lion". Inside pages are white with printed black lettering and b/w pictures and sepia toned photographs (by Burgess & Son photographers). Contents of book include: a schedule of events for the two day tournament and demonstration; photographs of various buildings and streets in Guelph; a brief essay

Image of 1976.40.28 - Program

1976.40.28 - Program

Program, "Official Programme and Souvenir Booklet of Old Home Week, Guelph, August 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 1908". White glossy paper cover with purple printed lettering and border. Pages are glossy white paper with printed black lettering and b/w photographs of city officials, Old Home Week executive, and public buildings and tourist sites in Guelph. Booklet is stapled bound. On back cover, printed in purple in the lower right corner is name of printer: "MILN-BINGHAM, TORONTO". Illustrations: Printed B/W. No. of pages: 28 N.B. To view the complete images of this record, please see 1973.23.26.

Image of 2012.85.26 - Program

2012.85.26 - Program

Souvenir Programme of the Band Tournament and Firemen's Demonstration, 1889. The programme is 40 pages and is staple bound. The cover has a photo of City Hall (with its tower) and the print on the cover is pink and gold. The programme is filled with photos, ads of local businesses and the programme details for each day's events. Page 1: Description of the City of Guelph Page 3: List of City Officials Page 4: Image of Central School Page 5: List of Tournament Committees Page 7: First Day Morning Programme Page 8: Image of St. George's Square Page 11: Programme for first day afternoon Page 12: Image of Lower Wyndham Street Page 15: Programme of first day evening Page 16: Image of Ca

1968.111.1 - Book

Blue soft cover book "Historical Highlights of Wellington County" by Hazel Mack. The book has black type on the cover along with an illustration of a man chopping a log. On the inside front cover, in ink is an inscription "Donated to the Guelph Civic Museum by Mrs. Hazel Mack from Fergus, Ont. Dec. 1968" The book was published in 1956. The book tells a brief history of some of the towns in Wellington County. Guelph's history is from page 5 to 12.The book is 32 pages in length and covers the history of Rockwood, Arkell, Ennottville, and Eden Mills.

1976.40.53.1 - Booklet

Knox Church Centennial Anniversary Booklet 1844-1944. The booklet is soft cover with staple binding. The cover is brown paper with black print and in the centre is a logo of a burning bush with a Latin saying encircling it "Nec Tamen Consumebatur". the booklet is 56 pages in length and tells the history of the church and contains several photographs. Pasted to the inside back cover is the program for Knox's 104th Anniversary service in 1948. On the inside front cover, written in blue ink is "Wm. Lyon".

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 1979X.00.632 - Program

1979X.00.632 - Program

Program for Old Home Week, 1908. Rectangular booklet with paper cover. Front cover is a faded blue and white with blue and white printed lettering, with a photo of the Priory with "For Auld Lang Syne" printed at the top of the photograph. Inside pages are white with black print and b/w photographs. Contents include: a schedule of events for Old Home Week; photographs, some with biographical information, of prominent men within the community (ie City Officials; executives of Old Home Week Association); b/w photographs of sites and public buildings in Guelph; as well as advertisements of local businesses. Front cover: "GUELPH - OLD HOME WEEK / AUGUST -2, 3, 4, 5, 6 - 1908". Written in ink in l

1976.40.18.1 - Booklet

Knox Presbyterian Church Diamond Jubilee Souvenir booklet 1844-1904. The booklet has a brown paper cover with gold print and is string bound with a red string tied in a bow at the front. the booklet contains a history of the church with several pictures of the church and its members.

Image of 1976.40.18.2 - Booklet

1976.40.18.2 - Booklet

Commemorative Booklet celebrating the sixtieth anniversary of the founding of Knox Presbyterian Church in Guelph. Booklet has white glossy paper with blue printed text and illustrations / photographs. Bound together with one staple. Front Cover: Blue print on white paper: "Diamond Jubilee Souvenir / 1844-1904". In small print in lower right corner: "Kelso, Printer, Guelph". Back Cover advertises the Jubilee Services held at Knox: "Jubilee Services: October 9th and 10th, 1904. / Sunday. / Sermons at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. by Rev. Principal Gordon, D.D. of Queen's University, Kingston./ Special Music at both Services. Content of book includes: "Historical Sketch of Knox Church; biographies and

Image of 1977.120.18 - Invoice

1977.120.18 - Invoice

Invoice. White with dark blue/black print and black ink writing. issued to "Mrs. Jaques" & JA Lamprey and stamped in red "May 5, 1902". Letterhead on top of invoice: "Phone 45. / City Bookstore / Guelph, Ont. / To Chas. L. Nelles, Dr. / The Leading Bookseller and Stationer. / Wall Paper and Room Mouldings./ Accounts rendered Monthly." In lower half, four vertical columns are marked off by red and blue lines. Three items are entered in handwriting: " 17 R?? Wall 8 1.36 / 9 - G or C 8 .72 / 22 Border 2 .44 / Total balance $2.52." Written "Paid" and signed "C.L. Nelles."

1976.40.53.2 - Booklet

Knox Church Centennial Anniversary Booklet 1844-1944. The booklet is soft cover with staple binding. The cover is brown paper with black print and in the centre is a logo of a burning bush with a Latin saying encircling it "Nec Tamen Consumebatur". the booklet is 56 pages in length and tells the history of the church and contains several photographs.

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 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