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Image of 2002.81.21 - Program

2002.81.21 - Program

Program for the Guelph College Figure Skating Club's Rhapsody on Ice, Friday and Saturday, March 15 and 16, 1963. Gold cover paper program with black line drawing of a woman figure skater on front. The program is for the 1963 Rhapsody on Ice event put on by the Guelph College Figure Skating Club. The program cost 25 cents. The event was held March 15-16 and had five acts with a total of 34 demonstrations. The book has a few black and white photos and several advertisements. "Price 25c" "Rhapsody on Ice 1963 ..." Illustrations: Photographs, B/W No. of pages: 16

2002.62.2.2 - Newspaper

The Guelph Daily Mercury Progress Edition, February 27, 1962. The paper has two sections. .1 Front section with headline "Ours For the Making: A Wonderful World ... This Is The Story of Guelph". This section is twelve pages and has a futuristic drawing of the city on the front. .2 The second section has a cover page with "The Face of St. George's Sq. Changes" with photos and drawing of some of the buildings in the square. This section is sixteen pages long. No of Pages: 28

2002.62.3.2 - Newspaper

The Guelph Daily Mercury Progress Edition, 1962. The paper has two sections. .1 Front section with headline "Opportunity Unlimited Guelph". This section is sixteen pages and has the photos of the Mayor and City Council on the front. .2 The second section has a pink cover page with "Mayor Officially Starts Mercury's New Presses" and "Guelph Junction Railway Continues to Pour Money Into Municipal Treasury" No of Pages: 36

Image of 1993.36.1 - Guide, Street

1993.36.1 - Guide, Street

Street Guide for City of Guelph, 1955. A small book listing streets, businesses etc. The exterior cover is blue and the interior is cream coloured paper with black ink. Printed on cover in blue print: Guelph Coat of Arms with text::" ..City of Guelph.. Street Guide / Price 35 cents". On page 3, it notes that this street guide "is sponsored by the Guelph Police Association 1955 with the support of our advertisers. / (COPYRIGHT) trademark of Typographical Union Label, Guelph." On page 103 is a list of street names proposed to have their names changed by City Council after May 1956. Illustrations: Advertisements/Printed No. of pages: 112

Image of 1980.114.85 - Map

1980.114.85 - Map

1970 City of Guelph Map. Red and black on white paper. Guelph City Map, 1970, "Artwork by Canadian Coldtype Co., Produced by Canadian Cartographic Co. for Guelph Chamber of Commerce. Business map showing small map of Guelph with points of interest marked on one side and a large map with street index on other side. maps are surrounded by numbered rectangular squares containing Guelph business advertisements. Map folds into small rectangular shape with black and white photographs of Church of Our Lady, McCrae birthplace and Memorial Gardens on front. Red border.

Image of 1986.15.12 - Program

1986.15.12 - Program

Program for the Dedication Service of Guelph Odd Fellows Temple, June 9th, 1962. Rectangular white cardboard cover with printed black lettering and a b/w photograph of the temple on the front cover. Inside pages are glossy white paper with printed black text. Contents include: a discussion of the purpose of the dedication ceremony; those members on the dedication staff; a brief history of Off Fellowship in Guelph and its four lodges; a list of its business patrons; and those individuals serving on the dedication committee. Front Cover has a b/w photograph of the temple in the center. Printed above and below it: "DEDICATION SERVICE / GUELPH / ODD FELLOWS TEMPLE / -o- SATURDAY, JUNE 9th, 1962

Image of 1981.32.5 - Directory

1981.32.5 - Directory

Directory, Guelph Builders Exchange Directory and Guide, 1960-1961. Light brown paper cover with black and brown printed lettering. Stapled. Inside pages are for the most part. glossy white with black printed text and b/w printed pictures. The directory pages are yellow with printed black lettering. Page 2 has a letter to the Members of the Builders Exchange from the Mayor, D.E. Hastings, dated September 26, 1960. Directory lists members and businesses of the Guelph Builders Exchange for 1960 to 1961. Has four b/w photographs of members and the Board of Directors and Executive. Contains numerous advertisements. An index to the contents is found on page 4. Illustrations: Printed B/W.

1977.83.6 - Directory

City of Guelph and District Business Directory, 1953-1954. The directory has a brown cover with black type and a green maple leaf. At the bottom is a calendar for 1954. On the back cover there are ads for local businesses and emergency phone numbers. Inside the pages are white and laid out alphabetically with each letter representing a different trade (e.g. A for Aluminum awnings and windows, Appliance, architect, etc.). Each letter has several pages. One side of the page has ads while the other side is lined so that specific names and phone numbers can be written in.

1983.87.1 - Directory

1954-55 "Who Called Me" telephone directory for Guelph, Elora and Fergus. The directory has a yellow paper cover with a black tape binding. The covers have ads for local businesses. Inside are type printed phone numbers and each municipality is divided by ads from their area. In the top right corner of the cover is hand written "Blair & Moon"

1991.48.23 - Book, Year

Torch Yearbook Volume XX, 1953. This is the Col. John McCrae Memorial Branch publication with a yellow cover with a hand holding a flaming torch. The inside covers and the back cover have ads from local businesses. The first page has a photo of John McCrae. The book contains a few other images, some meorials and articles about the happenings of the Legion Branch and its members throughout the year. The book is also filled with ads from local businesses.

1980.114.70 - Book, Year

The Torch 1960 Yearbook Vol. XXVII. The book has a light orange cover with an illustration of a hand holding a torch. The book tells of the happenings of the Col John McCrae Branch of the Legion over the year 1960. The book is also filled with ads of local businesses.

1978.73.5 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury Farm Edition, March 28, 1953. The paper is smaller than the regular paper and it has a pink cover with two farming images on the front. The paper is 64 pages long and contains farming information for all of Wellington county.

1978.73.10.7 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury Progress Edition, January 31, 1953. The paper has seven sections and is 112 pages in total. .1 Section 1 - This section contains the news of the day and is 16 pages in length .2 Section 2 - This is the first section of the Progress edition and looks at some of Guelph's businesses. The section is 16 pages long. .3 Section 3 - More of the Progress Edition with images of the mayor and councillors on the cover. The section is 16 pages long. .4 Section 4 - Third section of progress edition. This section is 16 pages long. .5 Section 5 - Fourth section of progress edition. This section is 16 pages long. .6 Section 6 - Fifth section of progress edition. This section is 16 pages

1971.47.2.7 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury 1954 Progress Edition, January 30, 1954. The paper is seven sections, the first two sections the regular news while the other sections are part of the Progress edition. The paper is incomplete with one section of the Progress Edition missing (Section D). .1 Section 1 of the paper with a blue cover with an image of Guelph with hands superimposed over the image. The title is "1954 Progress edition - The Future of Guelph is in Our Hands". This section covers the news of the day. Pages 1 - 12. .2 Section 2 is a continuation of the news of the day. Pages 13 - 28. .3 Section 3 - First section of the Progress edition with a collage of photos on the front cover. pages A1- A16

1971.47.3.5 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury 1955 Progress Edition, February 5, 1955. The paper says it is 88 pages however we only have 76 pages so one section is missing. .1 Section 1 of the paper with an aerial view of Guelph with the compass points of N, S, E, W over the image. The title reads: "Guelph Grows at All Compass Points". This section covers the news of the day. Pages 1 - 12. .2 Section 2 is the first section of the Progress edition with several images of Guelph on the cover. Pages A1-A16. .3 Section 3 - second section of the Progress edition with images of construction on the front cover. pages B1- B16 .4 Section 4 - third section of Progress edition. The title is "Guelph: The Royal City of Oppo

1971.47.4.6 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury 1956 Progress Edition, February 25, 1956. The paper is 88 pages. .1 Section 1 of the paper with an image of a fortune teller with a crystal ball looking into Guelph's future on the cover. This section covers the news of the day. Pages 1 - 12. .2 Section 2 is a continuation of the day's news. Pages 13-24. .3 Section 3 - first section of the progress Edition with images of different entrances to places in Guelph with the title "Through These Doors". Pages A1 - A16 .4 Section 4 - second section of the progress edition with a large ad for the Board of trade on the front. Pages A17 - A32 .5 Section 5 - third section of Progress Edition. The title is "Guelph: The Roy

1971.47.5.6 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury 1956 Progress Edition, February 26, 1957. The paper is 80 pages. .1 Section 1 of the paper with an image of a man pouring molten metal into a mold over an aerial view of the city. This section covers the news of the day. Pages 1 - 12. .2 Section 2 is a continuation of the day's news. Pages 13-20. .3 Section 3 - first section of the progress Edition with images of different churches with the title "Silent fingers pointing to heaven". Pages A1 - A16 .4 Section 4 - second section of the progress edition with a large ad for the Board of trade on the front. Pages B1 - B16 .5 Section 5 - third section of Progress Edition. The title is "Guelph: The Royal City of Oppor

1979.67.8 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury February 28, 1970 Progress edition front section. The front cover has an aerial photo of Guelph with the title Guelph on the Move. This section is the day's news. The actual progress sections are missing. The section is 8 pages.

1980.114.99 - Newspaper

Daily Commercial News and Building Record, January 8, 1965. The issue is all about the City of Guelph and on the cover is "This is Guelph in 1965" with an aerial shot of the University and an aerial shot of downtown. The pare is 48 pages in length.

1980.114.96.2 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury University of Guelph Souvenir edition, November 30, 1965. The paper is a total of 32 pages in two sections. .1 Front cover has colour and has column and the University of Guelph crest. Inside are stories about the University. 12 pages in length .2 The section continues with more stories about the University. 20 pages in length