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Name City of Guelph - Inauguration

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Image of 1976.40.76 - Ticket

1976.40.76 - Ticket

Ticket - Guelph Inauguration Meal Ticket. Rectangular beige cardboard ticket, printed in black, for inauguration committee. "CITY OF GUELPH INAUGURATION / GOOD FOR ONE MEAL / GEO. SLEEMAN, PRESIDENT. JAS. HEWER, SECRETARY."

Image of 1989.21.5 - Ticket

1989.21.5 - Ticket

City of Guelph Inauguration Lunch Ticket Wednesday April 23, 1879. Red and blue printing. Crest at top, decorative corners. "Admit Guest to Lunch". "Herald Print" bottom left hand corner. "Sec'y" bottom right hand corner.

Image of 1976.40.73 - Ticket

1976.40.73 - Ticket

Ticket, City of Guelph Inauguration Child's Ticket. Rectangular green cardboard ticket, printed in black. "CITY OF GUELPH / INAUGURATION. / EXHIBITION PARK. / CHILD'S TICKET. / GEO. SLEEMAN, PRESIDENT JAS. HEWER, SECRETARY."

Image of 2013.53.1 - Journal

2013.53.1 - Journal

Daily journal for 1879 of Warren Worden, US Consular Agent, Guelph. The journal has a marbled paper cover with a green label and black tape binding. The green label has black print that reads "Daily Journal 1879". Written in hanwriting on the label is "Warren A. Worden of Auburn N.Y., U.S. Consular Agent, Guelph, Ont." Full transciption of Journal in the multimedia links.

Image of 1976.40.74 - Ticket

1976.40.74 - Ticket

Ticket - City of Guelph Inauguration Lunch Ticket. Rectangular white cardboard ticket, printed in red and blue with handwritten signature and number in black ink, Guelph crest, blue border. "WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23, 79. / CITY OF GUELPH INAUGURATION / ADMIT GUEST TO LUNCH / HERALD PRINT / J. Hewer, SEC'Y". Ticket number "131" is written in black in upper left corner.

Image of 1976.40.75 - Ticket

1976.40.75 - Ticket

Ticket to Celebration that marks Guelph gaining city status. Rectangular bright orange cardboard with black print. Text reads, "CITY OF GUELPH INAUGURATION WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23, 1879. ADMIT ONE TO EXHIBITION PARK. GEO. SLEEMAN, PRESIDENT. JAS. HEWER, SEC'Y."

Image of 1976.40.78 - Ribbon, Commemorative

1976.40.78 - Ribbon, Commemorative

Red grosgrain ribbon, straight ends, black lettering reads: "inaugural Celebration/ City of Guelph/ Geo. Sleeman, President".

Image of 1981X.199.1 - Ribbon, Commemorative

1981X.199.1 - Ribbon, Commemorative

White satin ribbon, white rosette at top, black printing reading "Vice-Regal Reception/ September 17, 1879/ Alderman".

Image of 1976.40.80 - Ribbon, Commemorative

1976.40.80 - Ribbon, Commemorative

Blue satin ribbon, black lettering reads, "Inaugural Celebration/ City of Guelph Band Committee".

Image of 1976.40.77 - Ribbon, Commemorative

1976.40.77 - Ribbon, Commemorative

Red/pink grosgrain ribbon, black lettering reads, "Inaugural Celebration/ City of Guelph/ Denis Coffer, Treasurer"

Image of 1976.40.81 - Ribbon, Commemorative

1976.40.81 - Ribbon, Commemorative

Red satin ribbon, black lettering reads, "Inaugural Celebration/ City of Guelph/ Geo. Sleeman, President", red rosette at top, fringe along bottom.

Image of 1976.40.79 - Ribbon, Commemorative

1976.40.79 - Ribbon, Commemorative

Blue satin ribbon, black lettering reads, "Inaugural Celebration/ City of Guelph/ Reception Committee".

Image of Grundy 190 - Photograph

Grundy 190 - Photograph

Photo of a collage of six tickets. Top row: (left to right) Eramosa Agricultural society Members Ticket 1890; Toronto Licensed Virtuellers Association First Annual Dinner 1890 Middle Row (Left to right) Guelph St. Patrick Benevolent Society Annual Celebration Public Dinner 1884; Puslinch Lake Hotel Summer Resort ad Bottom Row (left to right): City of Guelph Inauguration Ticket 1879; Royal Hotel Re-Opening Invitation On the back there is also a black stamp "F. Grundy"