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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 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

1981.30.2.8 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury 1981 Progress edition February 28, 1981. The paper is in 8 sections. .1 Front section with a colour cover showing a man working in a foundry. The section covers the day's news. 12 pages .2 Section 2 is a continuation of the day's news. 12 pages .3 First section of the Progress edition with a full page ad for John & Johnson celebrating the year of the disabled. 1A-16A .4 Section 2 of Progress edition with a full page ad for the Co-operators. 1B-16B .5 Section 3 of Progress edition with full page ad for Euclid on front cover. Pages 1C-12C. .6 Section 4 of progress edition with a full page ad for Muer Construction on the yellow front cover. Pages 1D-12D .7 Sec

1977.148.1.2 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury, April 16, 1977. The paper is two sections and is 28 pages. The paper contains news of the day, international and local. .1 On the front cover are the top stories of the day including "Energy Warning" and "Municipal Elections in November". 12 pages .2 Section 2 front page is the City Page with a variety of Guelph stories. 16 pages

Image of 2012.14.4 - Scrapbook

2012.14.4 - Scrapbook

Green scrapbook with the word "Scraps" embossed on the front in gold. Pages were bound by a black cotton string with plastic spacers in between both covers. The book contains 42 beige craft paper pages with newspaper clippings and festival stubs adhered to either side of each page.

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 1987.44.19 - Booklet

1987.44.19 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelph Historical Society 1978 Annual". White paper cover with printed green lettering and seven coloured photographs of various wildflowers on the front. The cover photos are by David O'Keefe, originally taken for Bell Canada. Contents include list of officers and directors for 1978, the program of monthly meetings, schedule of public planting; Information about upcoming competitions and exhibitions, as well as advertisements for local businesses. The following articles are also included: "Enjoying Our Wildflowers," "Arboretum Wildflowers," "Endangered and Rare Plant Species," "Special Planting & Pruning of Roses," "Naturalizing Spring Flowering Bulbs," "Control Suggestions

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".

Image of 1980.114.72 - Program

1980.114.72 - Program

Program, Agenda for Guelph Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting, October 23, 1968. Rectangular white paper with blue printed lettering on both sides. Side one notes that the Guelph Chamber of Commerce is celebrating "100 Years of Service, 1868 - 1968". At the top is printed: "Agenda Annual Meeting / Guelph Chamber of Commerce / 1968". In the middle of the page is the Guelph Chamber of Commerce trademark, under which are four excerpts from the records related to the history of the Chamber of Commerce. These four items are: Meeting of Organization Guelph Board of Trade in 1866 at the Town Hall; the 1868 Bill, "An Act to Incorporate the Board of Trade of the Town of Guelph"; Change from Board

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 2012.104.14 - Magazine

2012.104.14 - Magazine

30 page magazine full of advertisements for Guelph Businesses and descriptions of events in the Guelph Spring Festival. Majority of the photos and print inside the magazine are in black and white, however some details are in colour. Magazine cover is in colour with a full page advertisement on the back. Front cover has a photo of a violin, sheet music and lilies set on a brown background with white line border and white text which reads "Guelph Magazine Cityplus - Your Community Magazine; Vol.3, No.1; Festival 1983; Come Celebrate Spring." In the top right corner is a yellow framed, red banner which reads "Chamber News" in white text.

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

1977.148.3.8 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury, March 5 1977. 1977 Progress Edition. The paper is 8 sections with a total of 114 pages. .1 Front section containing news of the day. Main headline "Devastating Quake Batters Bucharest" The section is 8 pages long. .2 Second section of paper continues with the days news. The cover has pictures of local politicians. 18 pages long .3 First section of the Progress edition. Front and back cover are green and the front cover has a full page ad for Imperial Tobacco with birthday wishes for Guelph. Section contains profiles of local industries. Pages 1A-16A .4 Front page has a full page ad for Euclid. Section contains profiles of local industries.Pages 1B-16B .5 Front p

Image of 1980.114.94 - Booklet

1980.114.94 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelphscape 70"...The Field Trip." Don Coulman compiled this 50 page booklet is dated Friday October 24, 1970. This is a photocopy of the original typewritten booklet. The contents are divided into five sections: a map of the field trip route; the field trip programme itself; notes including references; "how it was done"; and "Field trip suggestions." The field trip begins at King George School and covers what was the more historic areas of Guelph and its downtown. Throughout are maps, photographs, illustrations, and questions for students to ponder when observing the present cityscape - its buildings and streets. Cover, paper, stapled in upper left corner. Cover is yellow sheet o

Image of 1987.44.22 - Booklet

1987.44.22 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelph Horticultural Society 1982 Annual, 130th Anniversary, 1852 Founded 1900 Chartered 1982". White paper cover with printed green lettering and a green toned photograph of Waterloo Avenue on the front. The photo is courtesy of Don Hamilton and shows the double row of sugar maple trees that were planted on Waterloo Avenue (what was the stage-coach route) in the early 1860s, shortly after the founding of the Guelph Horticultural Society. This issue commemorates the 130th anniversary of the founding of the Guelph Horticultural Society. In addition to articles on horticulture, there is an article "Beginnings" by H.E. Markle. This article speaks a little to the history of the G.H.

Image of 1987.44.23 - Booklet

1987.44.23 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelph Horticultural Society 1983 Annual". White paper cover with printed green lettering and a green toned photograph of John Curtis' vegetable exhibit at the C.N.E.. The photo is courtesy of Ed Israel. On front cover below photograph is printed: "A Vegetable Garden To Ease Your Budget." There is an article on "Allotment Gardens in Guelph", as well as "Favourite Varieties of Vegetables for the Guelph Area." Contents also include: list of officers and directors, the 1983 program for the G.H.S., index of events in 1983, bus tours, honour awards, information about upcoming competitions and exhibitions; youth program and exhibition. Illustrations: Printed No. of Pages: 24

Image of 1987.44.14 - Booklet

1987.44.14 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelph Horticultural Society 1972 Annual, Flowering Shrub, Hedge and Vine Issue." White paper cover with green printed lettering for title on front cover. At top of front cover, printed in black is "In Flanders Fields" by John McCrae. the poem is on a white sheet of paper beside which is a poppy plant in red, black and grey. Under the poem is printed: "Courtesy: Col. John McCrae Birthplace Society". Inside pages are white with black print. Contents include list of officers and directors, the annual program of meetings, program of public planting, an article about "The Poppy (Frontispiece) Commemoration", other articles about flowering shrubs and hedges, and information about upco

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 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

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.