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Image of 2007.34.2 - Scrapbook

2007.34.2 - Scrapbook

Black, thick cardboard covers around yellowed ledger sized pages. All of the pages have come away from the spine of the book. It is filled with newspaper clippings, starting on this inside cover. The scrapbook also includes; voting ballots and results, referendum ballots and results, sports items, death announcements, wedding annoucements, public notices, job postings, advertisements, election campaign adverts, historical articles, polling results (numbers added in pencil crayon),

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 1973.23.26 - Program

1973.23.26 - Program

Program and Souvenir Booklet for Old Home Week, Guelph, August 2-6 1908. White glossy paper cover with purple printed lettering and border. Pages are glossy white paper with printed black lettering and b/w photographs of city officials and public buildings and tourist sites. Booklet is stapled bound. On back cover in lower right corner, in small purple print is name of printing/publishing company: "MILN-BINGHAM, TORONTO". Illustrations: Printed B/W No. of pages: 28

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

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 2017.10.3 - Map

2017.10.3 - Map

Guelph Transportation Commission Map, 1971. Printed on tan coloured paper with red and blue text. When completely unfolded there is a large map of the City of Guelph with the bus routes highlighted in a thicker blue line. A legend for the map, the bus routes and a street index appear along the bottom. The reverse side of the map lists information including the schedule for nine bus routes, fares, points of interest and information about a charter service. The front cover reads "25 cents, Official Schedules and Route Map, Guelph Transportation Commission, Effective August 3, 1971".

2016.47.2 - Newspaper

The Guelph Mercury Progress Edition, February 24, 1979. The paper has eight sections. The front page reads "Guelph Today - Tomorrow, This is Guelph 1979...Standing Tall for Progress" in blue and black text. The paper includes articles about numerous Guelph businesses as well as articles about Guelph clubs, heritage, arts, life, sports and general interest. Section 1 (pages 1-14): The section is 14 pages and contains the current news both locally and internationally. Section 2 (pages 15-28): The section is 14 pages and includes special interest, sports and classified advertisement. Section 3 (pages 1a-12a): The section is 12 pages and has articles and advertisements for Guelph busi

Image of 1987.50.5 - Book

1987.50.5 - Book

"Rules and Regulations of the Board of Education for the city of Guelph" is a soft cover book. The outer cover is blue with the title of the book in black text in the centre of the front cover. The left edge of the book is faded. The book is bound with two staples. There are 92 pages in the book. The book covers 445 by laws with an index at the back.

Image of 1998.36.1 - Booklet

1998.36.1 - Booklet

School Inspection in the County of Wellington by Arthur W. Wright of Mount Forest booklet. The booklet has a blue paper cover with black print and on the cover is a small illustration of a well. Inside are 8 pages discussing the history of school inspections and inspectors in Wellington County.

Image of 1994.12.16 - Letter

1994.12.16 - Letter

A letter to Edith Ferguson from F.A. Hamilton, Director of Education, Guelph. Re: Hiring. The letter is written on letterhead paper with a crest in the upper centre and the title and address of sender.

Image of 1977.33.5 - Program

1977.33.5 - Program

Program, The Royal City Grand Dominion Day Celebration Program, Wednesday July 1, 1891. Rectangular paper covered booklet of 20 pages bound together with two staples. Cover is white paper with blue print. There is a print in blue of City Hall on front cover, above and below which is printed: "THE ROYAL CITY GRAND DOMINION DAY CELEBRATION. / Wednesday, July 1st, 1891. / AT THE CITY OF GUELPH. / One Thousand Dollars in Prizes. / Mayor Goldie, Hon. Chairman; Ald. Jas. Hough, JR., Chairman; A.W. Alexander, Vice-Chairman; Ald. F. Dowler, Secretary; A. Robertson, Treasurer." Other prints within program: View of Upper Wyndham St. and St. George's Square; View of Lower Wyndham Street; View of C

1985.65.2 - Program

Program of the official opening of John F. Ross High School on March 7, 1957. The front cover has a photo of the school and on the inside is a history of secondary education in Guelph and the programme for the opening. On the back cover is a list of the members of the board of education and the staff of the high school.

1997.1.4 - Program

A program for the guelph school safety patrol banquet of 1968. A photo of the honour safety patrol member of 1968 - Sharon Thompson. Menu and Programme on inside. Guelph School Safety Patrol Committee on back Guelph school safety Patrol banquet 1968 honour Safety patrol member 1968. Sharon Thompson - Central School, Guelph Memorial Gardens 6: 30 p.m. thurs June23 1966.

Image of 1994.12.18 - Contract

1994.12.18 - Contract

Probationary teacher's contract issued to edith Ferguson by the Board of education for Guelph. The contract is printed on green paper with black print and certain areas are then completed in type. Edith was contracted to start on September 1st 1957 at a yearly salary of 2,600 payable in 10 payments. On one side is the terms of the contract and signatures at the bottom. On the back are the regulations from The Department of Education Act of 1954.

Image of 2010.8.58 - Yearbook

2010.8.58 - Yearbook

Acta Nostra Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute Yearbook. The cover is green with a gold, white, and red compass of the front. There is also text on the front cover which states the date, name of school, and the name of the yearbook. The back of the book is plain green. There are 176 pages. On the first page there are the coat of arms of the provinces. Throughout the book there are pictures of the students and teachers, names, pictures of sports teams and various events, and advertisements.

1997.1.7 - Program

A program for the guelph school safety patrol banquet of 1971. A photo of the honour safety patrol member of 1971 - Maureen Hollinger. Bright orange paper. Menu and Programme on inside. Committee members on back. Guelph school safety Patrol banquet 1971 honour Safety patrol member 1971. Maureen Hollinger - Holy Rosary school, Guelph memorial gardens 6: 30 p.m. Thurs June 24 1971.

Image of 2012.85.22 - Program

2012.85.22 - Program

Folded paper program with black printed details. Front cover reads "Presenting A Symphonic Concert" with conductor's name, date and time in below. To the left side of the cover is a list of Patrons of the event. Inside the leaflet is a list of the members of the Orchestra and Chorale on the left page and the programme is on the right page. The back cover lists the "Advisory Council" members, the "Executive Council" members and acknowledges local businesses that contributed at the bottom.

1997.1.2 - Program

A program for the guelph school safety patrol banquet of 1966. A photo of the honour safety patrol member of 1966 - Judy Guest. Menu and Programme on the inside and the Guelph School Safety Patrol Committee on the back. Guelph school safety Patrol banquet 1966 honour Safety patrol member 1966. Miss Judy Guest - College Ave school guelph Armory 6: 30 p.m. thurs June23 1966.

Image of 2017.10.2 - Map

2017.10.2 - Map

Master Map of Guelph, circa 1980. There is a front and back cover that contains the map when folded. The cover is printed on textured pale yellow paper with red and black text and the map is printed on white paper with red and blue text. The front cover reads "Price 75 cents, The New Master Map, City of Guelph, Incorporated 1913, Sold by Guelph Campus Co-Operative, Box 1150, Guelph, Ontario, Stores at 21 College Ave. W., 24 Wyndham St. N." The back cover is an advertisement for the Guelph Campus Co-Operative. Inside there is a large map of the City of Guelph. A legend for the map and a street index appears along the bottom of the map.

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.