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Image of 2010.8.55 - Yearbook

2010.8.55 - Yearbook

Acta Nostra Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute Yearbook. The cover is cream colour and textured. The name of the yearbook of at the top of the front cover in green text. The school's coat of arms is in the centre of the cover and included the school's motto, initials, a crown, and foliage. In smaller green text near the bottom of the cover states the city, name of school, and date. There are thick red lines on the front cover.There are 166 pages. On the first page there is a picture of a staff member dressed in aboriginal clothing. Throughout the book there are pictures of the students and teachers, names, pictures of sports teams and various events, and advertisements.

Image of 2013.9.81 - Advertisement

2013.9.81 - Advertisement

Cardboard advertisement for Biltmore hats. At the top right of the advertisement it says "Biltmore" in large black letters. The advertisement is of two men, one middle aged and the other younger. The man in the top left corner is smiling while wearing a tan jacket, striped turtleneck and fedora style tan hat with a red feather sticking out from the side. The hat being advertised is labelled as the "Hustler Grand Beaver". The man in the lower right corner looks to be younger. He is wearing a tan jacket is white around the collar. Underneath the jacket he has a baby blue turtleneck on. He has a checkered hat on that has green, orange and brown tones for the stripes, there is a buckle on it as w

2012.117.142 - Yearbook

A yearbook from the Guelph General Hospital School of Nursing, class of 1958. The cover of the book is tan with maroon coloured text. The text on the cover reads "Manu Cordeque", which means "Hands and Hearts" in Latin. The date 1958 is printed at the bottom of the cover. There is an image of a lit lamp and a diploma. Inside the yearbook there is black and white photographs of the medical staff, the head nurses, the teachers faculty, and students. The first couple pages are typed messages from the Director of Nurses, Miss Ruth Gaw, the Chairman of the board of Commissioners, F.S. Mackay, and the President of the medical staff, E.L. Barton, M.D.. The following pages cover school events and

Image of 2012.43.14 - Booklet

2012.43.14 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XIV 1947" 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?". On the page cover there is an ad for John Sutherland and Sons Insurance. The booklet is 64 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Image of John McCrae and In Flanders Fields poem Page 3: "The Cross and the Sword" by D. Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetings from the President Page 7: List of Legion 234 Executive Page 9: "Edward Johnson" by J.E. Cart

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 2012.43.3 - Booklet

2012.43.3 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. III 1936" The booklet is yellow 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 "Never elated while one man oppressed - Never dejected while another blest". The booklet is 32 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: List of officers of Legion Page 3: Memorial to the Dead Page 5: Image of the Vimy Memorial Page 7: "His Majesty's Speech at Canadian Memorial Service" Page 9: "Who Is My Neighbour?" by Rev. Charles C. Murray, McCrae Branch Padre Page 11: "Edit

Image of 2012.68.17 - Book, Year

2012.68.17 - Book, Year

96 page Central School Yearbook. Yellow cover with black and red details. Front cover says "Central Senior Public School Guelph Ontario; The Central Comet 1964." The second part mentioned above surrounded by a fine line border and the word comet is on an angle and the letters gradually increase in size with a red shadow effect. In the upper left corner is a divided red and black shield logo for the school with a torch in the center and a maple leaf at the bottom and "CSPS" at the top. the back cover is a black printed advertisement for John Sutherland and sons. Inside front cover has an advertisement for Guelph Hydro and Brown's Sports Store. The first and the last page are two halves of the

Image of 1971.47.2.7 - Newspaper

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

Image of 2012.30.42 - Advertisement

2012.30.42 - Advertisement

Colour print advertising Fried Hats. In the image four people are visible with figures in the background. Three are men, one in a brown/tan jacket with a brown hat, one in a blue jacket with a green hat and the third in a green jacket with a blue/grey hat and holding a wooden cane up near the hat. The woman in the image is wearing a blue/purple formal shirt and hat. The purple/blue hat has brown/purple feathers attached to the side of it. It appears as if they are supposed to be seated in a crowd while viewing a sporting event. The British flag is present in two places,

Image of 2015.18.3 - Advertisement

2015.18.3 - Advertisement

Gloss, print advertisement for Biltmore Hats. Photo of a gentleman wearing a hat a wool jacket with gloves, leaning against a stone wall. Captions read "Biltmore Hats; Simply the Best," with the Biltmore logo at the bottom in green.

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

2012.117.603 - Yearbook

A yearbook from the Guelph General Hospital School of Nursing, class of 1958. The cover of the book is tan with maroon coloured text. The text on the cover reads "Manu Cordeque", which means "Hands and Hearts" in Latin. The date 1958 is printed at the bottom of the cover. There is an image of a lit lamp and a diploma. At the top of the cover there is a handwritten inscription, which reads "Marion Mathews, 471 Woolwich St., Guelph Ontario". Inside the yearbook there is black and white photographs of the medical staff, the head nurses, the teachers faculty, and students. The first couple pages are typed messages from the Director of Nurses, Miss Ruth Gaw, the Chairman of the board of Commiss

Image of 2012.43.28 - Booklet

2012.43.28 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXVIII 1961" 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?". On the back cover there is an ad for John Sutherland and Sons Insurance. The booklet is 44 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Branch 257 Executive Page 3: "Saved For What?" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: President's message Page 7: "The Poppy" Page 9: Continued from page 7 Page 11: "A Challenge to the Legion" Page 13: Conti

2016.47.1 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury Progress Edition, Tuesday March 1, 1966. The paper is six sections with the first section mainly covering the day's news and then the following five sections (sections A-E) looking at Guelph's progress and business. The front page of section 1 has a colour zodiac ring with a map of Ontario in the center with Guelph highlighted. In the upper right corner is an illustration of a satellite. The title reads "It's been a great year and in '66 Guelph Means Business." Index with names and search terms in the media section Section 1 (pages 1-26): The section is 26 pages and contains the current news both locally and abroad. The headline on page 3 (front page excluding cover) is

Image of 1984.92.1 - Blotter, Ink

1984.92.1 - Blotter, Ink

Advertising Ink Blotter ( No paper face); white on one side; on reverse is advertisement printed in black on rectangular white paper card. Advertisement reads: " GUELPH PAPER BOX COMPANY, LIMITED / GUELPH CANADA/ MANUFACTURER OF PATENTED COLLAPSIBLE SUIT, MILLINERY AND SOLID BOXES AND FOLDING CARTONS." In the center of the advertisement is the company logo - a picture of the Guelph factory. In the foreground are various kinds of boxes that the company manufactures - "Partridge Auto Tube; 'Elite" Millinery Box, Lock Corner Suit Box, Peerless Striped Suit Box; Biltmore Hats; Colonial Waists; and Taylor and Forbes".

Image of 1999.33.10 - Videotape

1999.33.10 - Videotape

Videotape in black plastic case. Social History Project by GIRC. Summary of this tape: Family-Parents move from Scotland, parents occupations, dad's gardens, not well off, own wedding, children, birthcontol(didnt know anything); Entertainment-toys, games, soccer & hockey heroes, dances, big band music, clothes for dancing, YMCA; Work-chores, papers to help family, hat company during depression, jobs after war, labour unions, strikes; War-WWII(entered but was sick the whole time), rationing, brothers overseas.

Image of 2012.43.29 - Booklet

2012.43.29 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXIX 1962" 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?". On the back cover there is an ad for John Sutherland and Sons Insurance. The booklet is 44 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Branch 257 Executive Page 3: "Givers" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: President's message Page 7: Wishes from Mayor and Council Page 9: "It Shouldn't Happen To A Dog" Page 11: Continued from page 9 Page

Image of 2012.43.8 - Booklet

2012.43.8 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. VIII 1941" 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 36 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: "Tribute to the Torch" Page 3: "The Price They Paid" Page 5: Continued from page 3 Page 7: Image "23 Canteens To Britain" Page 9: "The Little Boats of Britain" Page 11: The Last Parade: Writings from McCrae's Scrapbook" Page 13: Continued from page 11 and Greetings from the

Image of 2007.35.4 - Program

2007.35.4 - Program

Program, Kiwanis Guelph Club presents the Toronto Symphony Orchestra Sir Ernest MacMillan, conductor at the Collegiate Auditorium on Wednesday November 5th, 1947 at 8:30 PM. The proceeds in aid of Boys Camp. Zara Nelsova, Guest Artist. Grey coloured paper cover with printed black lettering and blue, cream and gold coloured Kiwanis crest on the front cover. The program has many advertisements from Guelph companies. The second page includes the programme for the evening, plus description of the music, the boys camp. It also includes b/w photograph of Sir Ernest MacMillan. Inside last page includes a list of officers, directors, honorary members and the roster for April 1947. Illustrations: B/W

Image of 2013.55.2 - Yearbook

2013.55.2 - Yearbook

Yearbook "The Central Comet - 1965" for Centre Senior Public School, Guelph, Ontario. The cover of the yearbook is black with grey type and a grey partial drawing of a school building. The yearbook consists of 83 pages. Image of the Canadian flag and a poem about it, page 2 The Central Comet staff for the yearbook, page 3 List and picture of the staff members for Central School in 1965, pages 4-5 Image and remembrance of Mrs. E. Scott, page 6 Message from the principal, Mr. C. Allen, page 7 Message from the vice- principal and the director, page 8 messages from the superintendent, inspector and from G.C.V.I., page 9 Messages from King George S.P.S., Waverly Drive S.P.S., John F. Ross,