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Image of 2004.23.1 - Booklet

2004.23.1 - Booklet

Booklet with light brown green cover with a maple leaf and a 1954 calendar on the front. The booklet is set up like a personal address book with tabs in alphabetical order. The tabs are divided by business types, like architect, cleaner, hardware, etc. One side of the pages are blank for entries that a person would want to make in a particular category. The back side of the pages has ads of local businesses often coinciding with the category of that page. Some of the ads include photographs. On the back of the booklet are the emergency phone numbers for Guelph and ads for Mayfern Textiles and Perfection Cleaners.

Image of 2001.10.88 - Certificate, Achievement

2001.10.88 - Certificate, Achievement

Large White mat with light blue certificate glued to the mat. The Certificate is awarded to the Holody Platers organization by the Guelph Chamber of Commerce in the category of sports. The certificate recognizes the service and achievements of the team and their benefit to Guelph. At the bottom of the certificate is a gold seal and has the signature of the mayor, city clerk, president of the Chamber, and the Genral Manager. "In recognition of the meritorious service and accomplishment for the advancement of the City of Guelph and the betterment of its citizens The Guelph Chamber of Commrce is honoured in presenting this Award of merit to Guelph Holody PlatersCategory Sports Guelph May 11,

1997.16.1.3 - Handbill

Bright yellow handbill, insert with itinerary of OAC festival week events. Booklet: gives information about services available and itinerary for activities for the week of July 6 - 14. Green cover with black/white sketches. Public events, OAC Centennial Festival Week events, Open to Guelph and surrounding communities.

Image of 1994.12.8 - Booklet, Advertisement

1994.12.8 - Booklet, Advertisement

Advertising booklet; 14 pages detailing the history and operation of the Royal Dairy in Guelph, both with written text, and illustrations and photographs. Page 13 notes that the booklet was put out by "CHAS. YEATES & COMPANY LIMITED / Guelph, Ontario, April 1945". The last page 14 lists those from Guelph on Active Service POW or KIA (World War II). Illustrations: Drawings No of Pages: 14

Image of 1997.16.18 - Booklet

1997.16.18 - Booklet

Tourism Booklet, "Guide to Guelph, Third Edition, 1972." Rectangular paper covered booklet. A tourist guide to Guelph, detailing sights, shopping and history. It consists of black and white photographs and advertisements. Illustrations: Advertisements/Photographs, B/W Guide to Guelph, produced by the Guelph Chamber of Commerce. Printed by Leaman Printing Limited, Guelph, Ontario. At bottom of page 2 - "Cover Photos - R.S. Macpherson. Other photos as credited. Reproduction by permission only." No of Pages: 60

Image of 1997.16.16 - Pamphlet

1997.16.16 - Pamphlet

Tourism pamphlet for Guelph 1985. Has small paragraphs inside on tourism accommodations, sites, shops and restaurants in Guelph and the surrounding areas. Includes a map in centre. Rectangular glossy paper pamphlet with 16 pages of text, coloured illustrations and a map. Stapled. Illustrations: Drawings, Colour/Maps Front Cover: "A Visitor's Guide to Guelph 1985" No of Pages: 18

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

Image of 2003.83.1 - Map

2003.83.1 - Map

City of Guelph map. Background of city is white, streets are blue, highways are red. Outside of Guelph city boundries is yellow. On the bottom section of map is the street index, and along the right side is the cover (when folded up), and specific indexes such as "Interesting Points", "Golf Courses", and Shopping Plazas". The cover is blue with photo of City Hall. Reverse side of map is blank.

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 1982.60.1.2 - Program

1982.60.1.2 - Program

.1 and .2 Folder and Luncheon menu insert - in honour of Edward Johnson, March 30, 1920 .1 Folder, White heavy parchment paper, folded in half to form a booklet. Staples have been removed that held insert (.2). Front of cover has blue printed lettering with gold trim. "Luncheon In Honour of Edward Johnson /Given by the Canadian Club and Chamber of Commerce, Guelph, Canada / Royal Canadian Cafe, Tuesday, March 30, 1920 / J.M Duff, Chairman". Front of program is folded over with quote "Should Old Acquaintance be forgot". .2 Menu / Program Insert. Heavy cream coloured parchment paper, single folded to form a four page booklet with a purple ribbon tying it together. Front has "Autographs"

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 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 2008.55.4 - Program

2008.55.4 - Program

Program of the 1973 Guelph Spring Festival from April 28 to May 14. The cover is a beige strip on the right side with a man wearing a flower headdress and playing the flute on the left side. A music note symbol is in the middle of the picture and the title is on the right side. The program consists of the lists of performers, their biographies, the various programs as well as a couple of articles, one of which is regarding Edward Johnson. Also included is a list of private and corporate benefactors. There is a special tribute to St. George's Church on its 100th anniversary and an essay on its architecture by Gordon Couling. No. of pages: 44

Image of 2008.55.3 - Program

2008.55.3 - Program

Program of the 1972 Guelph Spring Festival from April 28 to May 13. The cover has a white background with a green and yellow circular music note symbol in the middle. The border is surrounded by yellow lines and at the bottom is a green rectangle with the title inside it. The program consists of the lists of performers, their biographies, the pieces performed. Eugene Benson has written "Edward Johnson and the Guelph Spring Festival" which is included on pages 17-18. As well, there is a retrospective of the Guelph Spring Festival. Illustrations: Photographs, Printed, B/W No. of pages: 42

Image of 2009.28.1 - Booklet

2009.28.1 - Booklet

A Guidebook to the city of Guelph. This is the 2nd Edition as part of the Centennial Project of the Guelph Chamber of Commerce. The cover is green and has a collage of Guelph pictures in the shape of G. Inside of front cover - Gilson Page 1 - Guelph Chamber of Commerce; Message from the Mayor: Paul W. Mercer Page 2 - Bucyrus-Erie Company of Canada Ltd.; The Bank of Nova Scotia Page 3 - Guelph City Hall and Memorial Gardens; Guelph Public Library Page 4 - Guelph Statistics; City Officials: Mayor Paul W. Mercer, City Administrator F.M. Woods, City Clerk W.G. Hall, City Treasurer M.R. Sather, Assessment Commissioner R.W. Brydon, City Engineer W.P. Taylor, Industrial Commissioner R.S. Macp

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 1987.44.8 - Booklet

1987.44.8 - Booklet

Booklet, " Guelph Horticultural Society 1965 Annual, Landscape Issue". White paper cover with green printed lettering and picture of the front of a landscaped home. Contents include articles on landscaping; officers and directors of society; the society's annual program of meetings, as well as information on public planting, exhibitions and competitions. Illustrations: Printed No. of pages: 44

Image of 1987.44.10 - Booklet

1987.44.10 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelph Horticultural Society 1968 Annual, Planter Issue". Green Cover with printed green lettering and a drawing of a front porch with planters of flowers on the steps. Contents include list of officers and directors, articles on planters, the annual program of monthly meetings and information about upcoming competitions and exhibitions. There is also an announcement of a new Conservation Committee that will work with the Kortright Waterfowl Park.' There are numerous advertisements of local businesses. Illustrations: Printed No. of pages: 44

Image of 1987.44.11 - Booklet

1987.44.11 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelph Horticultural Society 1969 Annual, Garden Areas". White paper cover with printed green lettering and a picture of a garden on the front cover. Inside pages are white with black print. Contents include list of officers and directors, annual program of meetings and a program of public planting, articles, and information about upcoming competitions and exhibitions. There are also a number of advertisements for local businesses. Illustrations: Printed No. of pages: 48

Image of 1987.44.12 - Booklet

1987.44.12 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelph Horticultural Society 1970 Annual, Perennials". White paper cover with purple printed lettering and sketch of a flower along the left side of front cover. Inside pages are white with black print. Contents include list of officers and directors, the annual program of meetings, program of public planting, articles about perennials, and information about upcoming exhibitions and competitions. As well there are numerous articles promoting local businesses. Illustrations: Printed No. of pages: 48