Guelph Museums logo Collections Database

Person Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Name Stewart, R.J.
Occupation 1908 Tailor located on Quebec St. opposite Knox Church

Associated Records

Image of 1974.15.7 - Booklet

1974.15.7 - Booklet

Booklet , entitled "The Royal City of Canada, Guelph and Her Industries" - Special Industrial Souvenir Number of the Guelph Daily Mercury, Guelph, Canada" published by Authority of the City Council and Guelph's Old Home Week Committee. Printed in 1908 for Guelph Home Week and booklet has a programme for the festivities occurring from Sunday to Thursday on pages 6 to 8. On page 54 is an index of the contents of the booklet. Paperback cover, white with organ pillar design with b/w photograph of Guelph in the center. Black printed lettering. No. of pages; 54 glossy paper typeset in black printed 1908 "Containing a comprehensive review of the natural advantages and resources of Guelph, togeth

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 1976.32.1 - Program

1976.32.1 - Program

Paper program from The Philharmonic Society of Guelph's Empire Concert in Griffin's Opera House, April 9th, 1913. folded in half - interior has the program of the event, back page has the members of the chorus written in pen at the bottom of the program is "Mrs. Ida (Lannin) Heibein"

Image of 1980.114.81 - Booklet

1980.114.81 - Booklet

"Guelph Ontario - The Royal City 1907" "A City of Great Enterprises - Wholesale and Manufacturing Agricultural Resources Unsurpassed" Booklet of trade information on the City of Guelph from 1907 Covers missing 31-0 cm W X 23-0 cm H pages missing 16 pages total left

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 1976.40.67 - Invitation

1976.40.67 - Invitation

Invitation to Guelph's Old Home Week, August 2-6, 1908, from The Officers and Members of Guelph's Old Home Week Association. White glossy paper with black printed text on both sides. Is folded eight times to form a two-sided booklet with four pages to each side. Front Cover is an invitation printed within a black lined border of branches and flowers: "The Officers and Members of Guelph's Old Home Week Association Cordially invite you to attend the First Reunion of Guelph and Wellington County Old Boys and Girls to be held in the City of Guelph, Canada, August 2nd to 6th, 1908. / J.M. Duff, Chairman. / J.M. Struthers, Secretary. / Bring Your Friends. All are Welcome." Pages 1 through four

Image of 1977.123.33 - Card, Announcement

1977.123.33 - Card, Announcement

Announcement of the Regular Weekly Luncheon Meeting of the Guelph Kiwanis Club, dated April 1st, 1925. Rectangular off-white letterhead, printed in black lettering. Announcement is typewritten in black. Letterhead has the Kiwanis crest or logo at the top. It is two circles, one within the other and a large "K" in the smaller circle. "KIWANIS CLUB INTERNATIONAL" is printed in between the two circles. "Guelph Kiwanis Club" is printed below the logo. Along the left side of the letterhead are printed the names of the executive of the Guelph Kiwanis Club. The typed announcement is dated April 1st, 1925 and is titled "Kiwanis Weekly Luncheon". The announcement notes that the regular weekly lunch

Image of 1984.20.11 - Roster

1984.20.11 - Roster

Membership List of Guelph Bowling Club Rink Games, 1905. Buff coloured cardboard with printed black lettering, single folded to form a small booklet. Front cover reads: "Guelph Bowling Club Rink Games, 1905." Inside two pages list club teams for club competition. Members' names are listed under their particular team.

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 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 2014.84.103 - Pamphlet

2014.84.103 - Pamphlet

Small tri-fold pamphlet style advertisement for Mr. R.J. Stewart and his sons. The cover is white with a black and white photo of R.J. Stewart and his three sons. The title reads "Mr. R.J. Stewart and his Trio of Talented Boys, Sebastian. John A. David L. Guelph Ontario". The inside right side has a heading "The Musical Glasses" which describes their musical act using the tops of glasses filled with water. The reverse side (opposite to the cover panel) has Personal Testimonials and Press Notices about the success of the show. The back panel's heading reads "Magic Music makes Merry Moments", a note from R.J. Stewart about the importance of music in children's lives.

Image of 2013.56.64 - Photograph

2013.56.64 - Photograph

Sepia toned oval photograph of R.J. Stewart. The photo is a studio bust portrait of a man wearing a dark suit with a high collar and light striped tie. The man has a prominent mustache. A large portion of the photo has been torn away. Pasted to the bottom of the photo is a typewritten strip of white paper that reads "R.J. Stewart" On the back written in pen it reads "R.J. Stewart"