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Image of 2002.81.21 - Program

2002.81.21 - Program

Program for the Guelph College Figure Skating Club's Rhapsody on Ice, Friday and Saturday, March 15 and 16, 1963. Gold cover paper program with black line drawing of a woman figure skater on front. The program is for the 1963 Rhapsody on Ice event put on by the Guelph College Figure Skating Club. The program cost 25 cents. The event was held March 15-16 and had five acts with a total of 34 demonstrations. The book has a few black and white photos and several advertisements. "Price 25c" "Rhapsody on Ice 1963 ..." Illustrations: Photographs, B/W No. of pages: 16

Image of 1994.12.11 - Program, Theatre

1994.12.11 - Program, Theatre

Programme for musical play, "Up in Central Park". White staple-bound paper program with a cover with blank print. The cover has stars along left side, and has seven questions and answers down the front. Inside is a series of advertisements, lists of staff and cast, a synopsis of scenes, the musical program and list of the sponsors. Illustrations: B/W Advertisements No. of pages: 8 Printed on Front Cover: "WHO? BETA SIGMA PHI SORORITY; WHAT? PRESENTS SIGMUND ROMBERG'S "UP IN CENTRAL PARK"; WHY? IN BENEFIT OF CHILDREN'S EQUIPMENT GUELPH HOSPITALS; STARRING RONALD JORDAN; WHEN? THURSDAY AND FRIDAY AUGUST 17, & 18, 1950, WHERE? CAPITAL THEATRE GUELPH, ONTARIO STAGED AND DIRECTED BY RAY HAMBY"

Image of 1997.16.32 - Calendar

1997.16.32 - Calendar

1980 Calendar with fineline drawings of historic Guelph Buildings. Illustrations: Sketches, Pencil/Lithographs The fineline calendar 1980 fineline drawings of historic Guelph buildings.

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

Image of 1986.15.12 - Program

1986.15.12 - Program

Program for the Dedication Service of Guelph Odd Fellows Temple, June 9th, 1962. Rectangular white cardboard cover with printed black lettering and a b/w photograph of the temple on the front cover. Inside pages are glossy white paper with printed black text. Contents include: a discussion of the purpose of the dedication ceremony; those members on the dedication staff; a brief history of Off Fellowship in Guelph and its four lodges; a list of its business patrons; and those individuals serving on the dedication committee. Front Cover has a b/w photograph of the temple in the center. Printed above and below it: "DEDICATION SERVICE / GUELPH / ODD FELLOWS TEMPLE / -o- SATURDAY, JUNE 9th, 1962

1991.48.23 - Book, Year

Torch Yearbook Volume XX, 1953. This is the Col. John McCrae Memorial Branch publication with a yellow cover with a hand holding a flaming torch. The inside covers and the back cover have ads from local businesses. The first page has a photo of John McCrae. The book contains a few other images, some meorials and articles about the happenings of the Legion Branch and its members throughout the year. The book is also filled with ads from local businesses.

1980.114.70 - Book, Year

The Torch 1960 Yearbook Vol. XXVII. The book has a light orange cover with an illustration of a hand holding a torch. The book tells of the happenings of the Col John McCrae Branch of the Legion over the year 1960. The book is also filled with ads of local businesses.

1978.73.10.7 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury Progress Edition, January 31, 1953. The paper has seven sections and is 112 pages in total. .1 Section 1 - This section contains the news of the day and is 16 pages in length .2 Section 2 - This is the first section of the Progress edition and looks at some of Guelph's businesses. The section is 16 pages long. .3 Section 3 - More of the Progress Edition with images of the mayor and councillors on the cover. The section is 16 pages long. .4 Section 4 - Third section of progress edition. This section is 16 pages long. .5 Section 5 - Fourth section of progress edition. This section is 16 pages long. .6 Section 6 - Fifth section of progress edition. This section is 16 pages

Image of 2010.8.58 - Yearbook

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.

1971.47.2.7 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury 1954 Progress Edition, January 30, 1954. The paper is seven sections, the first two sections the regular news while the other sections are part of the Progress edition. The paper is incomplete with one section of the Progress Edition missing (Section D). .1 Section 1 of the paper with a blue cover with an image of Guelph with hands superimposed over the image. The title is "1954 Progress edition - The Future of Guelph is in Our Hands". This section covers the news of the day. Pages 1 - 12. .2 Section 2 is a continuation of the news of the day. Pages 13 - 28. .3 Section 3 - First section of the Progress edition with a collage of photos on the front cover. pages A1- A16

Image of 2010.8.57 - Yearbook

2010.8.57 - Yearbook

Acta Nostra Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute Yearbook. The cover is white with green and gold writing. There is also text (green and gold) on the front cover which states the date, and the name of the yearbook. There is a thin green border on the front of the page. Near the top of the cover there is the school's motto, coat of arms and foliage. The back of the book is plain white. There are 174 pages. On the first page there is a picture of the queen. Throughout the book there are pictures of the students and teachers, names, pictures of sports teams and various events, and advertisements.

Image of 2010.8.56 - Yearbook

2010.8.56 - Yearbook

Acta Nostra Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute Yearbook. The cover is red with green and gold writing. There is also text (green and gold) on the front cover which states the date, and the name of the yearbook. There is a circle near the top of front of the page. The circle is white, green, and yellow. In the circle there is the school's motto, coat of arms and foliage. The back of the book is plain red. There are 176 pages. On the first page there is a picture of the city of Guelph and the Parliament Buildings on Ottawa. 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

1971.47.5.6 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury 1956 Progress Edition, February 26, 1957. The paper is 80 pages. .1 Section 1 of the paper with an image of a man pouring molten metal into a mold over an aerial view of the city. This section covers the news of the day. Pages 1 - 12. .2 Section 2 is a continuation of the day's news. Pages 13-20. .3 Section 3 - first section of the progress Edition with images of different churches with the title "Silent fingers pointing to heaven". 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 B1 - B16 .5 Section 5 - third section of Progress Edition. The title is "Guelph: The Royal City of Oppor

Image of 2012.4.1 - Program

2012.4.1 - Program

Guelph Biltmores Junior "A" Hockey Club Program for December 16, 1949. Blue, red and white cardstock covers, front has hockey player image in white with red outlines underneath the "Guelph Biltmores" title in blue. The program price is on the front cover at the bottom as well as manufacturers mark in the bottom left corner. Back of program has a full page advertisement for Biltmore, including a pixelated image of a gentleman in a hat. Program has 36 pages with many pages dedicated to advertisements. Team Management information is in the front half of the booklet with game schedules and the Program for the particular game is directly in the center, specific player biographies make up the rema

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 2012.43.16 - Booklet

2012.43.16 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XVI 1949" 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 and poem In Flanders Fields Page 3: "Lest We Forget" by D. Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetings from the President Page 7: List of Executive members of Legion Branch 257 Page 9: "Dr. Walter Ramsay"

Image of 2012.43.18 - Booklet

2012.43.18 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XVIII 1951" 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 and poem In Flanders Fields Page 3: "Let's Get a Fire Going" by D. Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetings from the President Page 7: List of Executive members of Legion Branch 257 Page 9: "Edward Jo

Image of 2012.43.19 - Booklet

2012.43.19 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XVIII 1952" 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. Pages 1-4: Torn out of the book Page 5: "Maintenance" by D. Crawford Smith Page 7: "Canada's First Adventure in Khaki" by Rev. F.G. Scott Page 9: Continued from page 7 Page 11: Continuation of page 9 Page 13: Conti

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