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Image of 1973.23.26 - Program

1973.23.26 - Program

Program and Souvenir Booklet for Old Home Week, Guelph, August 2-6 1908. White glossy paper cover with purple printed lettering and border. Pages are glossy white paper with printed black lettering and b/w photographs of city officials and public buildings and tourist sites. Booklet is stapled bound. On back cover in lower right corner, in small purple print is name of printing/publishing company: "MILN-BINGHAM, TORONTO". Illustrations: Printed B/W No. of pages: 28

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.

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 2009.28.1 - Booklet

2009.28.1 - Booklet

A Guidebook to the city of Guelph. This is the 2nd Edition as part of the Centennial Project of the Guelph Chamber of Commerce. The cover is green and has a collage of Guelph pictures in the shape of G. Inside of front cover - Gilson Page 1 - Guelph Chamber of Commerce; Message from the Mayor: Paul W. Mercer Page 2 - Bucyrus-Erie Company of Canada Ltd.; The Bank of Nova Scotia Page 3 - Guelph City Hall and Memorial Gardens; Guelph Public Library Page 4 - Guelph Statistics; City Officials: Mayor Paul W. Mercer, City Administrator F.M. Woods, City Clerk W.G. Hall, City Treasurer M.R. Sather, Assessment Commissioner R.W. Brydon, City Engineer W.P. Taylor, Industrial Commissioner R.S. Macp

Image of 2013.39.1 - Plan, Fire Insurance

2013.39.1 - Plan, Fire Insurance

Very poor condition and should only be handled when absolutely necessary City of Guelph fire insurance plan February 1897 revised to 1907 and then revised again in September 1916. The plan has a black hard cloth cover. The first page has a street index. In the upper right corner there is a blue label that describes the revisions "Surveyed Feb'y 1897 revised to Sept. 1916 new sheets 35 to 38 are added population 16,738 ..." Page 2 is the map of the city with colour coding showing which page each area is shown. There is also a legend showing what each abbreviation or symbol means. There are 38 pages and each page shows a particular area. Each page shows the buildings in that area and t

Image of 2012.68.17 - Book, Year

2012.68.17 - Book, Year

96 page Central School Yearbook. Yellow cover with black and red details. Front cover says "Central Senior Public School Guelph Ontario; The Central Comet 1964." The second part mentioned above surrounded by a fine line border and the word comet is on an angle and the letters gradually increase in size with a red shadow effect. In the upper left corner 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 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. The first and the last page are two halves of the

Image of 2012.68.17 - Book, Year

2012.68.17 - Book, Year

96 page Central School Yearbook. Yellow cover with black and red details. Front cover says "Central Senior Public School Guelph Ontario; The Central Comet 1964." The second part mentioned above surrounded by a fine line border and the word comet is on an angle and the letters gradually increase in size with a red shadow effect. In the upper left corner 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 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. The first and the last page are two halves of the

Image of 2004.32.53 - Postcard

2004.32.53 - Postcard

Rectangular post card, coloured brown with raised green, red and yellow maple leaves, and a drawing of a canoe on a lake at night in a small rectangle near top of postcard. In the middle of the postcard is a red book which opens to reveal a long strip of paper which is folded to fit inside the book. The strip of paper has black and white photos of various buildings of Guelph. The back of the postcard has a piece of paper glued on with black printing and spaces for a stamp and writing. Front: "Souvenir Greetings" Middle: "Greetings from Guelph, Ont./ C.P.R. Station, Guelph, Ont, The Old Historic Galt Residence/ Ontario Agriculture College Campus, Guelph, Ont/ Court House, Guelph, Ont/ Lower W

Image of 1986.18.293 - Postcard

1986.18.293 - Postcard

Tinted, divided back postcard, unused, 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 "PUBLIC LIBRARY, GUELPH" back"THE PUGH MFG. CO. TORONTO"

1971.47.1 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury Progress edition, January 27, 1951 - section 2 of paper only. This section contains pages 17-32. The title on the front of the section is "Progress with Guelph" and has a photo of Guelph and a photo of each of the councillors and the mayor.

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

1981.30.1 - Newspaper

Guelph Daily Mercury Insert "1980 The Year That Was" A review of top stories of 1980. The paper is dated Saturday, January 24, 1981. The front cover has a drawing of a man and a woman looking to the sky. The insert is twelve pages and on every odd page (except page 1) is an honour roll of Guelph Businesses.

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 1980.114.81 - Booklet

1980.114.81 - Booklet

"Guelph Ontario - The Royal City 1907" "A City of Great Enterprises - Wholesale and Manufacturing Agricultural Resources Unsurpassed" Booklet of trade information on the City of Guelph from 1907 Covers missing 31-0 cm W X 23-0 cm H pages missing 16 pages total left

1986.14.10 - Book

"Guelph, Canada" book filled with printed images of Guelph. The front cover is brown with silver title. The book is bound with brown string. On the front cover is the Carnegie library. On the first page is a paragraph describing the City of Guelph. The images are: The H. Ellis Private Ambulance Service Panorama of Guelph St. George's Square and Lower Wyndham Street Collage of City Hall, Court House, Armoury, Post Office Collage of Speed River from Allan's bridge, Speed from Foot bridge, Guelph from Goldie's Mill, The Old dam at Riverside Park Woolwich and Cardigan Streets and Eramosa Hill Footbridge and St. George's Church Interior of Church of Our Lady Macdonald Hall and Macdonald I

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,

Image of 1986.32.4 - Map

1986.32.4 - Map

City of Guelph Map, 1907. Paper mounted on cardboard, black printing. "Map of the City of Guelph Canada 1908. Drawn and published by Frank P. Lloyd 561 Euclid Ave. Toronto price 25 cents Entered according to Act of Parliament of Canada in the year 1907 by Frank P. Lloyd Toronto at the Department of Agriculture Ottawa". Map of city of Guelph showing street names, ward boundaries, city limits, steam railways, electric lines, 42 references of places of business and municipal buildings, rises in land, lot numbers, Ontario Agricultural College and Experimental Farm

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 2017.10.3 - Map

2017.10.3 - Map

Guelph Transportation Commission Map, 1971. Printed on tan coloured paper with red and blue text. When completely unfolded there is a large map of the City of Guelph with the bus routes highlighted in a thicker blue line. A legend for the map, the bus routes and a street index appear along the bottom. The reverse side of the map lists information including the schedule for nine bus routes, fares, points of interest and information about a charter service. The front cover reads "25 cents, Official Schedules and Route Map, Guelph Transportation Commission, Effective August 3, 1971".

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