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Image of 1986.18.296 - Postcard

1986.18.296 - Postcard

Black and white, divided back postcard, with correspondence, of 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. The photograph is situated in a painted metallic gold frame-like border. on front "PUBLIC LIBRARY, GUELPH, ONT." Date Made Notes: Postmarked 1910.

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 1995X.30.2 - Program

1995X.30.2 - Program

Program, "The Guelph Creative Arts Association 11th Annual Exhibition 1958". Yellow rectangular paper booklet with red print. The cover has a drawn seal of the Arts association in the upper proper right corner. Along the proper left side there is a drawn "chain" listing the six groups involved in the exhibition. In the middle of the page is "11th Annual Exhibition, the Guelph Creative Arts Association Guelph Armoury November 1958". The programme lists the exhibiting members of each guild, along with their addresses, and is filled with advertisements for art schools, art supply stores, etc. "11TH ANNUAL EXHIBITION THE GUELPH CREATIVE ARTS ASSOCIATION". No. of pages: 10

Image of 1994.12.4.3 - Card, Library

1994.12.4.3 - Card, Library

.1 - Beige cardboard leaflet with black print and decoration. It folds open and written inside in black print are the rules and borrowing privileges. Two pink library cards are found inside. .2 - "3191 EDITH FERGUSON 76 DUNDAS RD., 1949" . Dates stamped in black on the front of the card. .3 - "2091 JEAN FERGUSON 76 DUNDAS RD. 1943" Dates stamped in black on both the front and back of card. .1 Front - "GUELPH PUBLIC LIBRARY RULES AND REGULATIONS"

Image of 1986.18.298 - Postcard

1986.18.298 - Postcard

B & W undivided back postcard, of Public Library (Carnegie Library), Norfolk and Yarmouth Streets., 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 Norfolk St. The image is oval shaped and the background of the card is beige. There is correspondence on the front of the card. on front "FREE LIBRARY, AND NORFOLK STREET, GUELPH CANADA" "CHAS. L. NELLES" Date Made Notes: Postmarked 1905.

Image of 1986.18.161 - Postcard

1986.18.161 - Postcard

Tinted, divided back postcard from Mary E. Crane "Forest House", Guelph to Laverne Kramer, St. Catharines. There is correspondence and a one cent Canada postage stamp on back. It is a montage view of Speed River and Guelph buildings. City Hall, Court House, Post Office, Public Library and Church of Our Lady. Background includes Guelph Coat of Arms and joined hands in addition to a series of leaves against a gold background. front "GREETINGS FROM GUELPH CANADA" back "THE VALENTINE AND SONS PUBLISHING CO. LTD. MONTREAL AND TORONTO" "PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN"

Image of 1971.40.35 - Postcard

1971.40.35 - Postcard

Postcard of library and Norfolk and Yarmouth Streets. Addressed to "Miss Blaney in London, England" sent by "Aunt Maggie" Date Made Notes: Postcard is dated Sept 19, 1905

Image of 1986.18.287 - Postcard

1986.18.287 - Postcard

Tinted divided back postcard of Guelph 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. The library building is over to the left side in the picture. on front "CARNEGIE LIBRARY,NORFOLK AND YARMOUTH STREETS GUELPH, ONT. CANADA" on back "VALENTINE & SONS PUBLISHING CO. LTD. TORONTO."

Image of 1978.165.88 - Postcard

1978.165.88 - Postcard

B&W Postcard. Matte. Advertising card of T. Grimshaw & Son, with small pictures of Guelph Public Library, Guelph Post Office and Johnston Hall, Ontario Agricultural College. Printed on the card: "T. GRIMSHAW & SON, 34 CORK ST. EAST, GUELPH, AND OTHER MATERIAL"

Image of 1999.7.20 - Postcard

1999.7.20 - Postcard

Black and white photograph postcard of Guelph, focussing on downtown. St. George's Square is visible, as is St. George's Church and the Library. The Speed River is in the upper left hand corner. The library is at the bottom, centre. Along the bottom of the photo there is a white strip with black printing that says: "AERIAL VIEW GUELPH ONT." The back or the postcard is white with grey lettering. "POST CARD" is in outline. There is a short grey line in the centre, running about half way down the postcard. "CORRESPONDENCE" is written on the left side of the line and "ADDRESS ONLY" is written on the right side. In the top right corner there is a dotted line in a square. "PLACE STAMP HERE" is writ

Image of 1997.16.7 - Postcard

1997.16.7 - Postcard

Postcard with colour drawing of Carnegie public library in Guelph with message written on the reverse side. Stamp with drawing of Edward VII Illustrations: Drawings, Colour Carnegie Public Library, Guelph (handwritten message on back)

Image of 1986.18.290 - Postcard

1986.18.290 - Postcard

Tinted, unused, divided back postcard of Guelph 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. on front "FREE LIBRARY, GUELPH, ONT" back"WARWICK BROS & RUTTER LTD. TORONTO"

Image of 1986.18.292 - Postcard

1986.18.292 - Postcard

Tinted, divided back postcard with correspondence on back, of 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 1 cent postage stamp on back. on front "PUBLIC LIBRARY, GUELPH, ONT" back"THE VALENTINE & SONS PUBLISHING CO. LTD. TORONTO"

Image of 1978.67.15 - Postcard

1978.67.15 - Postcard

Postcards (Lettercard). Sepia. Matte. 8 scenes of Guelph in postcard format. continuous strip headed "GREETINGS FROM GUELPH"; pictures are labelled. Card is addressed and has a cancelled 2 cent stamp with pictures of Queen Alexandra and King Edward VII issued in 1908 on the occasion of the centenary of the Province of Quebec. On the front is the postmark of Guelph, Aug. 5, '08 and Underwood, Aug. 6, '08. .1 "FIRST HOUSE IN GUELPH, NOW C.P.R. STATION" .2 "FREE LIBRARY 'MACDONALD HALL, MACDONALD INSTITUTE" .3 "ONTARIO AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE CAMPUS" .4 "UPPER WYNDHAM ST. FROM ST. GEORGE'S SQUARE" .5 "ON THE RIVER SPEED." Postmark is August 1908. Lettercard has been addressed and mailed to: "

Image of 1986.18.295 - Postcard

1986.18.295 - Postcard

Black and white, divided back postcard, with correspondence, of 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. The photograph has been taken vertically. on front "PUBLIC LIBRARY, GUELPH, ONT." back"BC PRINTING & LITHO LTD. VANCOUVER" Date Made Notes: Postmarked 1935.

Image of 1986.18.285 - Postcard

1986.18.285 - Postcard

Tinted divided back postcard with correspondence and 2 one cent stamps on back. It is Guelph 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. on front "PUBLIC LIBRARY, GUELPH, ONT. CANADA" on back "VALENTINE-BLACK CO. LTD. TORONTO. PUBLISHER" Date Made Notes: Postmarked 1936.

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 2002.23.8 - Postcard

2002.23.8 - Postcard

Postcard; Postcard showing aerial view of the central downtown area of Guelph. Colour photograph. The back of the postcard gives a description of the photograph, the name of the photographer, and information on the publisher of the card. There is also a lined space provided for writing a message. "Majestic POST CARD", "POSTAGE STAMP", "Dist. by Kitchener News Co. Ltd., Kitchener, Ontario, Canada", "printed in Canada by lawson graphics pacific limited vancouver, British Columbia", "KS-7425", "Guelph, Ontario Aerial view of the central downtown area of Guelph, famed as the birthplace of John McCrae, author of "In Flanders Fields," and as the home of the University of Guelph.", "Photo b

Image of 1997.16.16 - Pamphlet

1997.16.16 - Pamphlet

Tourism pamphlet for Guelph 1985. Has small paragraphs inside on tourism accommodations, sites, shops and restaurants in Guelph and the surrounding areas. Includes a map in centre. Rectangular glossy paper pamphlet with 16 pages of text, coloured illustrations and a map. Stapled. Illustrations: Drawings, Colour/Maps Front Cover: "A Visitor's Guide to Guelph 1985" No of Pages: 18

Image of 1986.18.286 - Postcard

1986.18.286 - Postcard

Tinted, divided back postcard with no correspondence, of Guelph Public Library. It is 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. on front "FREE LIBRARY, GUELPH, ONT." on back "WARWICK BROS. & RUTTER LTD. PUBLISHER" Date Made Notes: Postmarked 1936.