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Image of 2001.24.1 - Newspaper

2001.24.1 - Newspaper

Cream coloured newspaper with black print. The Guelph Herald, May 22, 1878 Industrial supplement. This supplement highlights many of Guelph and Wellington County's prosperous industries of the time including Raymond Sewing Machine, Bell Organ, and Crowe Iron Works. The supplement is four pages in length (two back and front). No of Pages: 4

Image of 2002.88.2 - Advertisement

2002.88.2 - Advertisement

Advertisement, black and white print advertisement from Massey's Magazine Advertiser for J.B. Armstrong "THE ARMSTRONG STANDARD BUGGY." The ad has an illustration of the buggy - a Portland No. 54 by the J.B. Armstrong Mfg. Co. Ltd. Below this ad is an ad for the Aylmer Spry Pump and several other companies. On the back there are ads for several companies including the Smith Fall's Malleable Iron Works, Peterborough Canoe Co. and more..

Image of 2002.88.1 - Advertisement

2002.88.1 - Advertisement

Advertisement. Black and white printed ad from Massey's Magazine Advertiser for J.B. Armstrong Cutters. The ad has an illustration of the cutter - a Portland No. 54 by the J.B. Armstrong Mfg. Co. Ltd. Below this ad is an ad for the Toronto Furniture Supply Co. Ltd. On the back there are advertisements for several companies including the Canadian Rubber Co., the Canadian Home Journal, and the Graham Nail Works. Illustrations: Illustrations, B/W

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 1976.40.27 - 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 1999.33.8 - Videotape

1999.33.8 - Videotape

Videotape in black plastic case. Social History Project by GIRC. Summary of this tape: Arrival in Guelph; Farms-description, location, chores, tractor, vegetables, milk, livestock, hired men, 4-H Clubs, Fairs, OAC, Ploughing Matches, electricity, machinery; Entertainment- Games, Skating, Sports, toys, Guelph Lake, Radio, music; Education- Highschool, University, Discipline, music lessons, subjects studied, one-room schoolhouses, Sunday School.

1994.52.1 - Newspaper

Guelph Herald Newspaper supplement. The paper is laid out in 8 columns wide in black print. This supplement describes many of the businesses in Guelph and Wellington County.

Image of 1993.28.1.4 - Plan, Fire Insurance

1993.28.1.4 - Plan, Fire Insurance

Laminated coloured reproduction fire insurance plans of Guelph. Map of Guelph in 1875 but revised in 1878. .1 Blue, yellow, black and pink colour code. Blue for water and stores. Some stores are yellow also. Pink for building. There is a key for symbols. .2 Map of Guelph. Pink, green and blue buildings. Some pencil markings on the face of the map. .3 Map. Includes index. Colours blue, pink, green and blue denote the structure of building. .4 Index

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 2007.34.3 - Map

2007.34.3 - Map

Cream coloured paper with writing on the outside folded side. Unfolded it shows a map of the city of Guelph in black outlined drawing. Traced over some roads are red or blue lines. Writing on outside says; "Maps of the City of Guelph (underlined)/Showing Boundaries of/ Wards (underlined) and (??) Polling Sub Divisions (underlined)/ H.J.B. Leadlay (?)/City Clerk/ St. Patricks Ward (underlined) P.S. Div. 1.2.3 & 4/St. George's Ward (underlined) " 5.6.7 & 8/ St. John's Ward (underlined) " 9.10. & 11/St. David's Ward (underlined) " 12.13 & 14/ St. Andrews Ward (underlined) 15.16.17 & 18/ St. James' Ward (underlined) " 19.20.21 & 22" Inside the map's Title reads "The City of /Guelph/ Wellington C

Image of 1992.47.1.2 - Catalogue

1992.47.1.2 - Catalogue

.1 - Booklet/ Catalogue: "Ontario Provincial Winter Fair (OPWF) Review, 1883-1919, and Programme for Winter Fair, December 8, 9, 10, 11". Reviel celebrates its 27th year and commemorates its history. The review is 31 pages in length. It gives a history of the fair over its years, lists the accolades of the past and gives a brief synopsis on Guelph as a centre of manufacture - see page 27 which lists the companies and product made in Guelph. On back cover is printed in black and red lettering the programme for the fair held in December 1919. Surrounded by a green border. Front cover; white paper, stapled. Has title printed in red letters and photographs are printed in green. Illustrations:

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

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 1981X.231.1 - Map

1981X.231.1 - Map

Map of County of Wellington 1861. "Map of the County of Wellington Canada Est, Published by Guy Leslie and Charles J. Wheelack, P.L.S. Orangeville 1861 Lith. by W.C. Chewett & Co., Toronto." Map shows townships, lots, landowners in the rural area,s the businesses and home of major subscribers, lists of major subscribers and map inserts.

Image of 1986.32.4 - Map

1986.32.4 - Map

City of Guelph Map, 1907. Paper mounted on cardboard, black printing. "Map of the City of Guelph Canada 1908. Drawn and published by Frank P. Lloyd 561 Euclid Ave. Toronto price 25 cents Entered according to Act of Parliament of Canada in the year 1907 by Frank P. Lloyd Toronto at the Department of Agriculture Ottawa". Map of city of Guelph showing street names, ward boundaries, city limits, steam railways, electric lines, 42 references of places of business and municipal buildings, rises in land, lot numbers, Ontario Agricultural College and Experimental Farm

Image of 1979.75.5 - Journal

1979.75.5 - Journal

Journal, "Records of The Wellington Historical Society, Vol. 3, 1934." Published for the Society by The Confederate, Mount Forest, Ontario, 1935. Rectangular booklet with brown paper cover with printed black lettering & illustrations. Booklet has 23 pages off- white paper with printed black text. Bound together with 2 staples. Front Cover: "Records of The Wellington County Historical Society, Volume 3, 1934 / Papers, Memorial Notices and Report from October, 1933, to October 1934. / Published by the Society / 1935 / PRICE 50 CENTS." On page 3, it notes that the booklet is "Published for the Society by The Confederate, Mount Forest, Ontario, 1935". Includes a b/w photograph of an oil portra

Image of 1988.24.10 - Program

1988.24.10 - Program

Advance Program of the Second Ontario Provincial Meet of the Canadian Wheelman's Association at Guelph, June 30th and July 1st, 1899. Paper Cover. Front cover is white with black printed lettering and a sketched green, black and white map of Petrie Athletic Park. Inside pages are white with black print. Contents include numerous advertisements of local hotels and business; b/w photographs of Guelph landmarks; list of rules for races; list of prizes; and description of meet events for days one and two, June 30th and July 1st, 1899. Printed by O.E. Turnbull, Printer and Binder, Guelph. Illustrations: Printed No. of pages: 44

Image of 1986.17.1 - Program

1986.17.1 - Program

Advance Program for the Second Ontario Canadian Wheelman's Association at Guelph, June 30th and July 1st, 1899. Front cover is damaged and detached from booklet. Off-white paper front cover with printed black lettering and green, black and white sketched map of Petrie Athletic Park, Guelph. Inside pages have a number of advertisements of local hotels and businesses, b/w pictures of some of Guelph's landmarks, rules of races, list of prizes, and description of meet events for June 30th and July 1st, 1899. Printed by O.E. Turnbull, Printer and Binder, Guelph. Illustrations: Printed No. of pages: 44

Image of 1977.125.36.2 - Letter

1977.125.36.2 - Letter

Letter and envelope from Flossie to Ethel (Nina) Bailey. .1 Letter written on J.B. Armstrong letterhead from the Flint Michigan plant. The letter talks about writing Halloween letters and Halloween parties that Flossie attended. It also mentions that she just finished exams. .2 Envelope with the J.B. Armstrong logo in the corner. The envelope is postmarked in Michigan and is addressed to Miss Ethel Bailey of Durham street, Guelph.