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Name Exhibition Park

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Image of 1986.18.79 - Postcard

1986.18.79 - Postcard

Divided back, unused black and white postcard of Exhibition Park, Guelph showing Exhibition Hall in the background. There appears to be a bandstand in the distance. front "EXHIBITION GROUNDS, GUELPH CANADA" printed on front in white on negative: "CHAS. L. NELLES"

Image of 1986.18.77 - Postcard

1986.18.77 - Postcard

Divided back, sepia toned postcard of a crowd of people, probably a picnic, in Exhibition Park, Guelph. There is a women with baby carriage. There is correspondence to Ethel Simpson, 345 Woolwich St. Guelph, from Belle in Campbellville, Ontario, and a one cent postage stamp on back. front "EXHIBITION PARK, GUELPH CAN" back "THE INTERNATIONAL STATIONERY CO. PICTON, CANADA" Date Made Notes: Postmarked 1914.

Image of 1986.18.78 - Postcard

1986.18.78 - Postcard

Divided back, sepia toned unused postcard of Exhibition Park, Guelph showing landscaping and bandstand. There is a couple playing with small child in foreground. front "EXHIBITION GROUNDS, GUELPH CAN" back "THE INTERNATIONAL STATIONERY CO. PICTON, CANADA"

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 1997.16.33 - Calendar

1997.16.33 - Calendar

Calendar of historic sites of Guelph b/w photographs. For 1976 on cover photo of the king Edward Hotel. Illustrations: Photographs, B/W Guelph 1976

Image of 1986.18.75 - Postcard

1986.18.75 - Postcard

Divided back, unused, black and white postcard of Exhibition Park, Guelph. It shows rustic benches, a round wading pool, and an open roofed structure. There is a man sitting on bench with bowler cap. front hand written on negative :"EXHIBITION PARK, GUELPH ONT" back "PRINTED BY THE HELIOTYPE CO. LTD. OTTAWA" Date Made Notes: Postmarked 1912.

Image of 1972.46.57 - Postcard

1972.46.57 - Postcard

Tinted Postcard. Park with trees and shrubs in leaf.

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 1998.17.2 - Booklet

1998.17.2 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelph, Labour Day 1969" by the Guelph and District Labour Council. Paper front cover is red with white and black print and four b/w images from the Kortright Waterfowl Park. The photographs are arranged in the shape of a capital K. In addition to messages from Guelph Labour Council and other Departments of Labour, there are numerous advertisements for businesses in and around Guelph. There is an article on the Kortright Waterfowl Park. In the centre of booklet is a two page program for the Labour Day Review held in Exhibition Park. Illustrations: B/W Printed No of Pages: 40

Image of 1996.16.1 - Program

1996.16.1 - Program

White paper sheet with black print and the Guelph crest at the top. The sheet has print on both sides giving the schedule of the service. Illustrations: Sketches, B/W "Civic Service of Thanksgiving and Praise (Cessation of hostilities in Europe) May 8th"

Image of 1986.18.76 - Postcard

1986.18.76 - Postcard

Divided back, unused, sepia toned postcard of a crowd of people, probably a picnic, in Exhibition Park, Guelph. There is a car in the background. front "EXHIBITION PARK, GUELPH CANADA" back "THE INTERNATIONAL STATIONERY CO. PICTON, CANADA" "PRINTED IN SAXONY"

Image of 1998.17.3 - Booklet

1998.17.3 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelph, Water Pollution and Who Causes It, Labour Day 1970" put out by the Guelph and District Labour Council. Paper front cover is green with black and white printed lettering and a cartoon-like sketch which illustrates how water pollution occurs. It is drawn by Bill Lloyd. Inside pages are white with black printed type and b/w illustrations. Contents include an article, "Pollution Control in the City of Guelph," various other articles and messages, a program for the "Labour Day Revue" in Exhibition Park, as well as numerous advertisements for local businesses and industries. Illustrations: Printed No of Pages: 38

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 1986.18.74 - Postcard

1986.18.74 - Postcard

Divided back, tinted postcard with correspondence and a three cent Canada postage stamp on the back. It is a view of Exhibition Park, Guelph. An open, roofed structure is surrounded by low shrubs. front "EXHIBITION PARK, GUELPH ONTARIO" back "PHOTOGELATINE ENGRAVING CO. LIMITED TORONTO" Date Made Notes: Postmarked 1950.

Image of 1967.1.184 - Postcard

1967.1.184 - Postcard

Postcard, sepia tone, matte finish. Exhibition Grounds, Guelph. Grandstand at right, "Crystal Palace" at left, a row of parked cars and many people standing or walking. Printed on front: "Exhibition Grounds, Guelph, Can."

Image of 1986.18.297 - Postcard

1986.18.297 - Postcard

Hand tinted, divided back postcard, of two separate views. The first view is of the Public Library (Carnegie Library), a stone looking building with towering columns surrounding the main entrance which has stairs leading up to it. There is a concrete dome above the entrance. There is a horse and buggy on Yarmouth St. The second view is of Exhibition Park. on front "FREE LIBRARY, FROM NORFOLK STREET., EXHIBITION PARK, GUELPH CANADA" "CHAS. L. NELLES, HAND COLOURED"

Image of 2005.21.1 - Postcard

2005.21.1 - Postcard

Black and White postcard with thick white border. Raised bandstand middle left. Bandstand: eight white support poles, low wooden fence around flat area, steps with short handrail to ground. Peaked tiled roof with decorative point. Drainpipe on right pole, two power lines going from above and behind camera to bandstand. Base of bandstand surrounded by shrubs. Trees with leaves, grass. Trail, fountain, structure (house?) background right. Back: Stamped in black: "POST CARD" large font, "CORRESPONDENCE" "NAME AND ADDRESS" smaller fonts below it. Vertical black stamped line between correspondence and name and address. Top right black stamped floral design, "Place Postage" above it, "Stam

Image of 1999.26.1 - Map

1999.26.1 - Map

Paper map rolled on textile backing. Two wooden dowels at each end. Illustrated sketches of town hall and county courthouse & jail. "Map of the Town of Guelph in County of Wellington Province of Ontario from Actual Surveys and original Plans by T.W. Cooper, C.E & PLS. Includes wards, street lamps, streets and watermains and properties and landowner names outside the city.

Image of 2005.30.1 - Map

2005.30.1 - Map

Street Guide & Map; off-white paper with black print. Folded into 20 rectangular sections. "A" "B" "C" "D" "E" divided within border along top and bottom, "1" "2" "3" "4" "5" "6" along right hand side, the same with "7" at the bottom on other side. The map depicts an area spanning from College Ave. at the bottom to Woodlawn Road at the top, and Silvercreek Road on the left to a little past Victoria road on the right. Street names are listed in a section at the bottom of the map in alphabetical order along with their corresponding coordinates on the map. The rectangular section that is visible when the map is folded has a border made up of three black lines around it. Inside these lines is wri

Image of 2005.30.2 - Map

2005.30.2 - Map

Map, City of Guelph, Revised July 1958. Beige cardboard cover (booklet-style) with folded map attached to back cover. Cover of booklet: thin green 'lightning' or 'jagged' style double border top and bottom. All printing on cover in green. In large print at top: "MAP". Underneath this is a large round dot in the centre of the cover. Below this: "City of Guelph", with another round dot underneath it. Below dot: "REVISED JULY, 1958". To the right of the first dot (in the upper half of the cover) is a stamp in blue ink that reads: "JOHNSON'S ENTERPRISES / 28 PEARL ST., GUELPH / PHONE TA. 2-5441". There is a circular swirl of blue ink at the top right from a pen. Inside left cardboard (all printin