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Image of 2015.13.1.2 - Advertisement

2015.13.1.2 - Advertisement

Cream coloured page with black text. The front has instructions and images on how to assemble and use the match box holder. On the back is a brief message from Guelph Motor Car Company Superintendent D. L. Tolton. The text reads- Front: "Magazine Safety-Deposit Match Box, Directions for putting its 3 parts together 1. Bend sides of body slightly outward. 2. Spring edges into grooves at sides of front with a sliding motion until upper ends fit into notches at top. 3. The box is locked together for the use of a lifetime by putting in the bottom and bending both lugs down on the back. 4. Box complete and loaded with matches. Note: By adjusting the tiltable bottom, the match supply may b

Image of 2015.13.1.1 - Holder, Match

2015.13.1.1 - Holder, Match

Metal match box holder advertising the Guelph Motor Car Company. The holder is assembled from three parts: the back with sides folded over, the colourful front plate and the bottom with tray. The metal rectangular body tapers slightly and is open at the top. A series of small holes or perforations run along each edge where the sheet metal has been folded over to create the sides. On the back along the top is a hole for the holder to be wall mounted. The back and side pieces are red on the outside and a green-ish grey colour on the inside. The front piece of the holder has edges that have been folded over to create a rounded edge. The bottom has a decorative scalloped edge. The image on the fr

Image of 2009.32.3452 - Transparency, Slide

2009.32.3452 - Transparency, Slide

Colour slide of a black and white photo of Guelph Motor Car Co. on Macdonell Street with five men and four cars alternating in a row in front and another man leaning in a large open doorway behind. The men in the foreground are wearing suits and hats except for the two men where one is not wearing a hat and the other is not wearing a jacket. The man in the large doorway is wearing overalls. The car dealership is in a two storey, brick building with three windows on the second floor, a large storefront windows, a sign running above the doorway, and a standard door in the left of the photo. In the background on the left is a large advertisement on a billboard with "Stanfiel___" on it. Off left

Image of 2009.32.3454 - Transparency, Slide

2009.32.3454 - Transparency, Slide

Colour slide of a black and white photo of Guelph Motor Car Co. on Macdonell Street with four men and four cars alternating in a row in front and another man leaning in a large open doorway behind. The men in the foreground are wearing suits and hats except for the two men where one is not wearing a hat and the other is not wearing a jacket. The man in the large doorway is wearing overalls. The car dealership is in a two storey, brick building with three windows on the second floor, a large storefront windows, a sign running above the doorway, and a standard door in the left of the photo. In the background on the left is a large advertisement on a billboard or painted on a building with "Stan

Image of 2009.32.3453 - Transparency, Slide

2009.32.3453 - Transparency, Slide

Colour slide of a black and white photo of Guelph Motor Car Co. on Macdonell Street with five men and four cars alternating in a row in front and another man leaning in a large open doorway. The men in the foreground are wearing suits and hats except for the two men on the end where one man is not wearing a hat and another is not wearing a jacket. The man in the large doorway is wearing overalls. The car dealership is in a two storey, brick building with four windows on the second floor, two large storefront windows, and a standard door on the right. A sign runs almost the entire length of the photo. Off right of the center of the photo is a pole with two light globes and a crease running bes