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Image of 2004.32.116 - Newspaper

2004.32.116 - Newspaper

"Guelph Daily Herald" newspaper from April 6, 1891. One large sheet of newsprint folded in half and printed on all sides to form four pages of printing. The paper is brittle. "GUELPH DAILY HERALD./ VOL. XXXVIII - No. 79./ GUELPH, CANADA, MONDAY, APRIL 6, 1891./ WHOLE No. 5988"

Image of 1994.47.75 - Statement

1994.47.75 - Statement

Statement issued to Mr. Spalding. Lyon Ave. In amount of 94 cents Jan 31, 1914 by R.H. Barber Commercial & Domestic Decorator. Handwritten "Paid". Illustrations: Printed "TO R.H. BARBER DOMESTIC AND COMMERCIAL DECORATOR, 85 NORFOLK ST. GUELPH ONTARIO PHONE 271"

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 2005.43.1 - Yearbook

2005.43.1 - Yearbook

Brown soft cover GCVI 1928 Yearbook. The book has an irridescent title "Acta Nostra GCVI Hic Patet Ingeniis Campus". At the bottom centre is "1928 published by the students of the Guelph Collegiate-Vocational Institute" in green. The book is filled with stories, anecdotes and black and white photos and illustrations. The book also has ads from many area merchants. The book is 132 pages long.

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 1981.42.26 - Booklet

1981.42.26 - Booklet

"1943 (logo) The Torch Year Book - Vol X - Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch (Torch Logo) Guelph Ontario - "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?" Various WW2 pictures, articles, poems and many commercial advertisements.

Image of 1978.165.153 - Calendar

1978.165.153 - Calendar

Calendar, paper advertising calendar of a young woman in a yellow dress, holding a bouquet of yellow roses. The young woman has very long brown hair fastened at the nape of the neck with a vine and yellow roses. She is framed by a Greek or Roman style building with ionic columns, a Metope and a pediment. The building is draped in grape vines. Below this is a blue rectangle, printed in blue ink : "COMPLIMENTS OF R. H. BARBER/ THE LEADING PAPER HANGER, HOUSE PAINTER/ SIGN WRITER, GRAINER DECORATOR, ETC. / GUELPH, ONT. / Estimates Cheerfully Furnished / Office, St. George's Square, P.O. Box 2/ Phone 271." Stapled to the bottom is a green paper calendar with white numbers and letters. First page:

Image of 1977.51.29 - Letter

1977.51.29 - Letter

Letter, rectangular white paper with brown print. Typewritten message is in pinkish red type. Letterhead in brown print at top of page: " Chief Lone Wolf Medicine Co. / Makers of Patent Medicines/ INDIAN LINIMENT, BLOOD BITTERS, RHEUMATISM REMEDY, CORN SALVE, PURE BALM-GILEAD SALVE, BONE AND NERVE LINIMENT FOR RHEUMATISM, CHILBLAINS, BRUISES AND SPRAINS / 51 Macdonnell Street, Guelph, Ont." In the upper left corner is a sepia-toned photograph of Chief Lone Wolf. The letter is dated: Sept. 13th, 1928. The content of the letter: "This is a true statement of my outstanding accounts [payable] to date: The Bailey Furniture co. $157.00 / Jeffery and Spence Insurance $10.08 / Canadian Sales

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

1972.20.16 - Book, Year

The Torch 1944 Yearbook Vol. XI. The book has a light brown cover with and 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 1944. The book is also filled with ads of local businesses.

1978.165.232.2 - Invoice

Invoice, R. H. Barber Painter Two page invoice with a long list of jobs including hanging wall paper, painting and cleaning walls and ceilings. The invoice header is colour with red, black and gold. Just below header, in small type is "Hough Printer". On the back of both pages, in pencil, is "Feb. 3 1896 Recv. payment in full of apc to date RH Barber"

1991.41.15.1 - Newspaper

Guelph Evening Mercury, Monday February 14, 1910. The main article on the front cover is about the Great Mercury Contest and its winners. The paper is 8 pages in length.

Image of 2010.8.18 - Magazine

2010.8.18 - Magazine

St. George's Church Parochial Magazine. Outer cover is pink. In the centre there is a photograph of the church. There is some text below the picture describing name and date (May, 1903). Inside all text is black with red highlights. Various drawings, photographs, and small images are throughout. There twenty-seven pages not including the Report. Advertisements are inside the front cover as well as the inside and outside of the back cover. Just inside the front cover is the "Annual Reports" for Easter, 1903. This report consists of twelve pages. The front cover has a hole on it measuring 4.5cm L x 1.5cm W.

1978.165.233 - Invoice

Invoice, R. H. Barber Painter to John McAteer January 16, 1891. The invoice header is colour with red, black and silver. at the bottom in orange pencil is "Rec'd Payment RH Barber". Just below header, in small type is "Kelso Printer". On the back in pencil is "J. McAteer apc"

1978.165.234 - Invoice

Invoice, R. H. Barber Painter to John McAteer August 14, 1891. The invoice header is colour with red, black and silver. at the bottom in pencil is "Rec'd Payment RH Barber". Just below the header is in small type is "J.J. Kelso printer"

1978.165.1598 - Invoice

Handwritten Invoice, R.H. Barber Painter to John McAteer May 31, 1895. $25.00 for painting

Image of 2012.43.1 - Booklet

2012.43.1 - Booklet

"Keeping the Faith: Colonel John McCrae Memorial branch Yearbook 1934" The booklet is blue with an illustration of crosses and poppies behind the title. The Legion crest is in red in the centre of the cover. at the bottom of the cover is a red quote "Never elated while one man oppressed - Never dejected while another blest". The booklet is 24 pages and is mostly filled with ads from local businesses. The booklet also has some pages related to the Legion: Page 1: Foreword Page 5: Memorial to the dead Page 7: Picture of John McCrae and poem In Flanders Fields Page 9: List of Officers and Members of Legion Page 11: "About Ourselves" Page about McCrae Branch of

Image of 2012.43.9 - Booklet

2012.43.9 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. IX 1942" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". The booklet is 40 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Image of Winston Churchill Page 3: List of Legion Officers Page 5: Greetings From the President Page 7: "Auxiliary War Services" by Fred Baldwin Page 9: Continued from page 7 Page 11: "Our Glorious Dead, Our Valiant Living" Page 13: Wishes from the City of Guelph Page 15

Image of 2012.43.10 - Booklet

2012.43.10 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. X 1943" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". The booklet is 48 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: "Carrying On" by Rev. David Marshall, Padre Page 3: List of Legion Officers Page 5: Greetings From the President Page 7: "Bert E. Collyer Was One of Guelph's Famous Sons" by J.E. Carter Page 9: Continued from page 7 Page 11: Wishes from Legion Branch 234, Guelph Page 13: "The T