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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

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 1980.114.84 - Map

1980.114.84 - Map

1962 Map. Black and white paper inside a green on brown paper folder. "Map of the City of Guelph". Drawn by Wm.S. Haras: Amended April 1962, Scale 900 feet to an inch. Copyright by Guelph Police Association. map shows 1962 Street Plan of Guelph bounded by Woodlawn, Victoria College and Silvercreek Road; map is secured to brown folder with green "Map of City of Guelph Revised - Sept 1962" printing.

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.

Image of 2012.68.18 - Book, Year

2012.68.18 - Book, Year

94 page Central School Yearbook. Red cover with black, gold and red details. Front cover says "Central Comet 1966 Central Senior Public School Guelph - Ontario." The date is enclosed in a striped box of black red and gold near the bottom. In the center is a divided red and black shield logo for the school with a torch in the center and a maple leaf at the bottom and "CSPS" at the top. The shield and the torch are gold. The back cover is a black printed advertisement for John Sutherland and sons. Inside front cover has an advertisement for Guelph Hydro and Brown's Sports Store, where the back is for Guelph City Council. The first page is dedicated to a message from the board of education. The

Image of 2012.43.23 - Booklet

2012.43.23 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXIII 1956" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". On the back cover there is an ad for John Sutherland and Sons Insurance. The booklet is 64 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Image of John McCrae Page 3: "Prepare to Move" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetingd from the President Page 7: Wishes from Mayor and Council Page 9: In Flanders Fields poem Page 11: List of Legion Branc

Image of 2012.43.24 - Booklet

2012.43.24 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXIV 1957" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". On the back cover there is an ad for John Sutherland and Sons Insurance. The booklet is 60 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Image of John McCrae Page 3: "The Future" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetings from the President Page 7: Wishes from Mayor and Council Page 9: Home of the McCrae Legion Branch Page 11: List of Legion Br

Image of 2012.43.25 - Booklet

2012.43.25 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXV 1958" The booklet front cover is silver with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". Just above the quote in red is "Silver Anniversary". On the back cover there is an ad for John Sutherland and Sons Insurance. The booklet is 56 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Image of John McCrae Page 3: "Blackout" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: Wishes from mayor and Council Page 7: List of Legion Branch 257 Executive Pag

Image of 2012.43.28 - Booklet

2012.43.28 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXVIII 1961" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". On the back cover there is an ad for John Sutherland and Sons Insurance. The booklet is 44 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Branch 257 Executive Page 3: "Saved For What?" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: President's message Page 7: "The Poppy" Page 9: Continued from page 7 Page 11: "A Challenge to the Legion" Page 13: Conti

Image of 2012.43.29 - Booklet

2012.43.29 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXIX 1962" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". On the back cover there is an ad for John Sutherland and Sons Insurance. The booklet is 44 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Branch 257 Executive Page 3: "Givers" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: President's message Page 7: Wishes from Mayor and Council Page 9: "It Shouldn't Happen To A Dog" Page 11: Continued from page 9 Page

Image of 2012.95.1 - Yearbook

2012.95.1 - Yearbook

Hard cover year book in blue and white with the title "The Rostrum" on the front below a large colour photo of students set on a white back ground which wraps around cover. Spine reads same ad the front. Book has 176 pages absolutely full of student photos and school event photos as well as pages of advertisements. Black and white photos of the school halls from within the school and outside the school line the inside covers.

Image of 2013.55.2 - Yearbook

2013.55.2 - Yearbook

Yearbook "The Central Comet - 1965" for Centre Senior Public School, Guelph, Ontario. The cover of the yearbook is black with grey type and a grey partial drawing of a school building. The yearbook consists of 83 pages. Image of the Canadian flag and a poem about it, page 2 The Central Comet staff for the yearbook, page 3 List and picture of the staff members for Central School in 1965, pages 4-5 Image and remembrance of Mrs. E. Scott, page 6 Message from the principal, Mr. C. Allen, page 7 Message from the vice- principal and the director, page 8 messages from the superintendent, inspector and from G.C.V.I., page 9 Messages from King George S.P.S., Waverly Drive S.P.S., John F. Ross,

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2013.55.3 - Yearbook

Yearbook "The Central Comet - 1966" for Centre Senior Public School, Guelph, Ontario. The cover of the yearbook is red with black type and an image in the centre of a gold, black and red shield with a torch on it. The yearbook consists of 92 pages. The Central Comet staff for the 19th publication, page 3 Images and names of the Central School Staff during 1965-66, pages 4-5 A dedication to Mr. Hamilton, page 6 Messages from staff and other schools, pages 7-9 Awards presented to Grade 8's at the 1965 Banquet, page 10 Images of "The Scene Around Central", page 11 Images and Names of Grade 8 students, pages 12-58 Images and Names of the Boys' Special Class, page 59 Images and Names of t

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 1980.114.59 - Photograph

1980.114.59 - Photograph

B&W. Glossy. Factory, General Controls Company, 171 Dawson Rd. Guelph - exterior.