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Image of 1980.114.83 - Booklet

1980.114.83 - Booklet

Booklet, "Commercial, Industrial and Progressive Edition of Guelph, Ontario," issued 1916. 24 page booklet with detailed information about Guelph industries, commercial and civic operations. Has numerous B/W photographs of industries and buildings in Guelph. Rectangular booklet with pink construction paper cover with black printed text. Front cover has photograph of the Guelph Carnegie Public Library on the front cover. Written in ink at top: "Chamber of Commerce 1964 / Ross Maltby." Under picture of library is written in ink "1916". Printed on front cover: "Commercial, Industrial and Progressive Edition of Guelph, Ontario / A Descriptive Review of a Number of Manufacturing and Mercanti

Image of 1977.123.17 - Announcement

1977.123.17 - Announcement

Promotional Announcement/Letter from Hanna Bros., Distributors of Gray-Dort Motor Cars, to owners of Gray-Dort cars. Letter head printed in black on white paper: "HANNA BROS. / Distributors of / Gray-Dort Motor Cars / "QUALITY GOES CLEAR THROUGH" / PHONE 1129 / 98 Macdonnell Street." Typewritten letter reads: "Guelph, March 27th, 1924./ Mr. Gray-Dort Owner: - We take great pleasure in announcing that Gray-Dort Motors, Ltd has recently re-organized their Company. We, as Distributors, for the County of Wellington, take this opportunity of informing you that we carry a complete stock of Parts for all models of Gray-Dort cars. We have also wrecked a number of used Gray-Dort Car

Image of 1991.32.1 - Booklet

1991.32.1 - Booklet

Souvenir Booklet, Programme of events for Guelph's Centennial Celebrations, July 31st to August 6th, 1927. It also includes various pictures and articles on the city and its institutions, as well as advertisements. There is an article on the Guelph War Memorial (in Trafalgar Square) which was to be unveiled at this time. Book is stapled. Pages are light brown paper with black printed lettering and B/W illustrations. No. of pages - 36.

1972.10.22.2 - Newspaper

Guelph Evening Mercury, April 23rd 1927. The paper's main story is of the founding of Guelph 100 years ago to the day. The title reads "This Is Guelph's red letter day". The paper is in two sections. .1 section 1 pages 1 - 18. .2 section 2 pages 19-28.

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.

1980.114.98.3 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury Progress edition, January 27, 1951. The paper has three sections with a total of 48 pages. The paper contains articles about many of the companies operating in Guelph at the time. .1 Title on the front is "Spirit of Progress Animates Royal City" The cover has several pictures showing the changing face of downtown. .2 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. .3 Title on the front is "Guelph...A Progressive City". The cover has images of working and industry and below are two large ads for local industries.

1978.73.5 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury Farm Edition, March 28, 1953. The paper is smaller than the regular paper and it has a pink cover with two farming images on the front. The paper is 64 pages long and contains farming information for all of Wellington county.

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2010.8.58 - Yearbook

Acta Nostra Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute Yearbook. The cover is green with a gold, white, and red compass of the front. There is also text on the front cover which states the date, name of school, and the name of the yearbook. The back of the book is plain green. There are 176 pages. On the first page there are the coat of arms of the provinces. Throughout the book there are pictures of the students and teachers, names, pictures of sports teams and various events, and advertisements.

1971.47.4.6 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury 1956 Progress Edition, February 25, 1956. The paper is 88 pages. .1 Section 1 of the paper with an image of a fortune teller with a crystal ball looking into Guelph's future on the cover. This section covers the news of the day. Pages 1 - 12. .2 Section 2 is a continuation of the day's news. Pages 13-24. .3 Section 3 - first section of the progress Edition with images of different entrances to places in Guelph with the title "Through These Doors". Pages A1 - A16 .4 Section 4 - second section of the progress edition with a large ad for the Board of trade on the front. Pages A17 - A32 .5 Section 5 - third section of Progress Edition. The title is "Guelph: The Roy

Image of 2014.83.1 - Ledger

2014.83.1 - Ledger

City of Guelph Water Meter Reading Ledger, 1927-1933. The ledger is hand held in size and has a thick front and back hard cover covered in a dark brown canvas. Inside are receipt style pages with blue and pink lines. The book contains a page for each business in Guelph using water. The top of the page lists the name of the company and address and below is the size of the water pipe and the rent for the meter. Below that is the meter reading for the site done approximately 5 times a year.