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Name Walker, Hugh
Occupation 1902 St. George's ward alderman - took over after resignation of J.J. Drew

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Image of 2001.24.2 - Newspaper

2001.24.2 - Newspaper

Cream coloured newspaper with black print. The Guelph Weekly Mercury, June 7, 1877. There is no huge headline but some of the front page stories are :"Wellington County Council" "Local News Items" Wellington June Sessions" "The War In The East". The paper is eight pages (four double sided). .

1999.14.1.3 - Newspaper

Black and white illustrated newspaper. Includes photographs and stories about various companies in Guelph. Includes Pages 5-12. Pages 9-12 are ripped in half.

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 1976.40.47 - Program

1976.40.47 - Program

Program for Anniversary of St. George Concert in St. George's Hall, April 23, 1880. Off-white paper with printed black text. Lists program for the evening and participants. Printed by Herald Steam Print

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 2007.37.2 - Book

2007.37.2 - Book

Commemorative book: "Anniversary Souvenir of St. Andrew's Church Guelph 1908". Bluish purple paper cover book tied together with a yellow cord. "An Historical Sketch prepared and published on the occasion of The 80th Anniversary of the Organization of First Presbyterian Sabbath School The 76th anniversary of the building of the First St. Andrew's church and The 50th Anniversary of the Present St. Andrew's church building." 23 glossy white pages with printed black text and b/w photographs and lists of names of individuals that belong to different groups in the church.

Image of 1972.59.2.1 - Booklet

1972.59.2.1 - Booklet

Booklet, Centennial History of Guelph Lodge, No. 258, A.F. & A.M., G.R.C., 1871-1971. Gold coloured paper cover with printed black text on both front and back. Booklet stapled with two staples. Inside pages are white with printed black lettering and b/w photographs. History compiled by F.H. Cooke, P.A.G.D. of C. Contents include: the Beginnings of Masonry in Guelph; the Birth of the Guelph Lodge; a Joint Masonic Temple; A Permanent Masonic Temple; early Lodge history; "Lest We Forget"; Special Events; Inter Lodge Visits; Anniversaries. Pages 15 to 20 are various lists: Senior surviving members of Guelph Lodge; Lodge Honours; Charter Members; In Memoriam; and past Masters of Guelph Lodge 25

Image of 1972.59.2.2 - Booklet

1972.59.2.2 - Booklet

Booklet, Centennial History of Guelph Lodge, No. 258, A.F. & A.M., G.R.C., 1871-1971. Gold coloured paper cover with printed black text on both front and back. Booklet stapled with two staples. Inside pages are white with printed black lettering and b/w photographs. History compiled by F.H. Cooke, P.A.G.D. of C. Contents include: the Beginnings of Masonry in Guelph; the Birth of the Guelph Lodge; a Joint Masonic Temple; A Permanent Masonic Temple; early Lodge history; "Lest We Forget"; Special Events; Inter Lodge Visits; Anniversaries. Pages 15 to 20 are various lists: Senior surviving members of Guelph Lodge; Lodge Honours; Charter Members; In Memoriam; and past Masters of Guelph Lodge 25

Image of 1984.28.1.2 - Letterhead

1984.28.1.2 - Letterhead

.1 and .2 - Two Copies of Business Letterhead; White rectangular paper with black printed letterhead at top. In lower left corner is the company logo: A diamond shape outlined with a thin red border; printed in black and white lettering: "QUALITY FRUITS & VEGETABLES / H.W. & SON LTD. / GUELPH, ONTARIO". Printed in black below logo: "? S LABEL IS A SIGN OF QUALITY." Letterhead at top: "ESTABLISHED 1861 / HUGH WALKER & SON, LIMITED / COMMISSION MERCHANTS / FOREIGN & DOMESTIC FRUITS / CODES / ECONOMY CITRIS / GUELPH, ONT."

1970.39.15.1 - Book

Black hard cover book "St. Andrew's Church Centennial Anniversary 1832-1932" The book is 29 pages in length and has several black and white photos and illustrations. The book chronicles the 100 year history of St. Andrew's Church.

1970.39.15.2 - Book

Beige soft cover book "St. Andrew's Church Centennial Anniversary 1832-1932" The book is 29 pages in length and has several black and white photos and illustrations. The book chronicles the 100 year history of St. Andrew's Church. The book is string bound with a gold cord.

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".

Image of 1972.59.2.3 - Booklet

1972.59.2.3 - Booklet

Booklet, Centennial History of Guelph Lodge, No. 258, A.F. & A.M., G.R.C., 1871-1971. Gold coloured paper cover with printed black text on both front and back. Booklet stapled with two staples. Inside pages are white with printed black lettering and b/w photographs. History compiled by F.H. Cooke, P.A.G.D. of C. Contents include: the Beginnings of Masonry in Guelph; the Birth of the Guelph Lodge; a Joint Masonic Temple; A Permanent Masonic Temple; early Lodge history; "Lest We Forget"; Special Events; Inter Lodge Visits; Anniversaries. Pages 15 to 20 are various lists: Senior surviving members of Guelph Lodge; Lodge Honours; Charter Members; In Memoriam; and past Masters of Guelph Lodge 25

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.

1976.40.53.2 - 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.

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

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 2014.47.11 - Letter

2014.47.11 - Letter

A collection of 29 letters to Alice Walker over a span of 1904 - 1916. Letters came from various family members to Alice as she moved to Neepawa, Manitoba. See Multimedia links for transcriptions.

Image of 2015.6.2 - Booklet

2015.6.2 - Booklet

Program booklet for the Guelph Council Knights of Columbus Number 1507 Silver Jubilee 1910-1935. The booklet contains advertisements from local businesses, articles from various higher up members of the organization, some historical articles and a program of events for the banquet celebration including menu. Front Cover: Marigold coloured textured cardstock cover with "Knights of Columbus" written in calligraphy in the top left corner. The "K" and the "C" are a red colour while the rest of the text is black. In the bottom right corner is the Knights of Columbus Guelph Council logo that reads "Silver Jubilee 1910-1935, Guelph Council No. 1507". Hand written in ink in the top right corner "T