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2002.74.1 - Newspaper

Brown newspaper with a portion torn from the centre (portion is still with paper). The paper is the Guelph Daily Herald, June 11, 1917 and has the headline "British Line Slightly Advanced". The newspaper is not complete - only the front page .

Image of 1994.47.80 - Receipt

1994.47.80 - Receipt

Green rectangular receipt with black printing giving the name of the company, address, and terms of agreement. In typewritten letters are the date, customer, sum of payment reason of payment and length of payments and agent. On the left side in red type written in ink is the name of Mrs. Frances J. Harvey. On the back of receipt is a purple stamp marked "Paid June 27, 1921. Jones and Johnson Limited Per RSJ" "GUELPH, JUNE 18TH, 1921, JOHN SPALDING, SIX...00/100, $1000 DWELLING ON THE SOUTHWEST SIDE OF LYON AVENUE GUELPH ONTARIO, HIS APPLICATION OF THIS DATE FOR 36 MONTHS 18TH JUNE, 1921"

2001.24.3 - Newspaper

Cream coloured newspaper with black print. The Guelph Weekly Mercury, January 1, 1914. There is no huge headline but some of the front page stories are :"Eight will hav to be left at home" "Hood and Benallick Moving Today" "Christmas At The Children's Shelter Was A Great Event - Friends Had Given Freely". The paper has a photo of a ploughing scene in late December in Alberta. The paper is six pages (three double sided).

Image of 1974.15.7 - Booklet

1974.15.7 - Booklet

Booklet , entitled "The Royal City of Canada, Guelph and Her Industries" - Special Industrial Souvenir Number of the Guelph Daily Mercury, Guelph, Canada" published by Authority of the City Council and Guelph's Old Home Week Committee. Printed in 1908 for Guelph Home Week and booklet has a programme for the festivities occurring from Sunday to Thursday on pages 6 to 8. On page 54 is an index of the contents of the booklet. Paperback cover, white with organ pillar design with b/w photograph of Guelph in the center. Black printed lettering. No. of pages; 54 glossy paper typeset in black printed 1908 "Containing a comprehensive review of the natural advantages and resources of Guelph, togeth

Image of 2005.43.1 - Yearbook

2005.43.1 - Yearbook

Brown soft cover GCVI 1928 Yearbook. The book has an irridescent title "Acta Nostra GCVI Hic Patet Ingeniis Campus". At the bottom centre is "1928 published by the students of the Guelph Collegiate-Vocational Institute" in green. The book is filled with stories, anecdotes and black and white photos and illustrations. The book also has ads from many area merchants. The book is 132 pages long.

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 1976.40.23 - Program

1976.40.23 - Program

Program - Guelph Trades & Labor Council Official Labor Day Program, 1925. Light grey paper cover with printed black lettering. Program consists of 16 pages, bound together by two staples. Pages are off-white with printed black text. Contains a schedule of events for the morning, afternoon and evening. The program is prefaced by an address, "Guelph, The Royal City," by George A. Drew, Mayor of Guelph, 1925. There are also numerous commercial advertisements. Front Cover: "Guelph Trades & Labor Council OFFICIAL PROGRAMME / Labor Day / SEPTEMBER 7, 1925 / Morning - Afternoon - Evening / BETTER THAN EVER THIS YEAR". Printed under the date is the trademark for "Typographical Union Label, Gue

Image of 1976.40.21 - Program

1976.40.21 - Program

Program, "Guelph Centennial Old Home Week Official Programme, August 1-6, 1927". Rectangular pale yellow paper cover, stapled, with black printed lettering. City Crest is on front cover. Inside pages are off-white with printed black text and b/w pictures of various public buildings and sites in Guelph. Contains a schedule of events for each day of Old Home Week, as well as small essays about the past and present history of Guelph. Included are two poems: "Guelph - Our Heritage" by Anne Sutherland; and "In Flanders Fields" by Lt. Col. John McCrae. As well there are numerous commercial advertisements placed by Guelph businesses. Front Cover: "Guelph Centennial Official Programme / City C

Image of 1977.51.5 - Letterhead

1977.51.5 - Letterhead

Letterhead, printed in blue "Jones & Johnston Insurance, Real Estate and Steamship Agents, St. George's Square, Telephone 216". The date is typed in blue.

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.

1988.25.1 - Yearbook

1931 GCVI Acta Nostra Yearbook. The cover is a brown/grey textured paper with the title in navy blue. In the centre is a small embossed picture of the school with the latin motton beneath. At the bottom is the date of the yearbook and that it is published by the students of GCVI. The book is filled with essays, artwork, photos etc. of the students of GCVI. There are also ads of local businesses inised. The yearbook is 152 pages in length.

1988.25.2 - Yearbook

1930 GCVI Acta Nostra Yearbook. The cover is a green textured paper with the title in dark blue. In the centre is a small embossed picture of the school with the latin motto beneath. At the bottom is the date of the yearbook and that it is published by the students of GCVI. The book is filled with essays, artwork, photos etc. of the students of GCVI. There are also ads of local businesses inised. The yearbook is 148 pages in length.

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.

Image of 2010.8.51 - Yearbook

2010.8.51 - Yearbook

Acta Nostra Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute Yearbook. The cover is blue in colour and textured. The name of the yearbook is in the centre of the front cover in gold text. At the top there is the school's coat of arms in a darker blue. At the bottom in darker blue as well there is the date and text that explains how the yearbook was published. On the back there is an advertisement for Neilson's chocolate in dark blue. Throughout the book there are pictures of the students and teachers, names, pictures of sports teams and various events, and advertisements.

Image of 2010.8.52 - Yearbook

2010.8.52 - Yearbook

Acta Nostra Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute Yearbook. The cover is dark in colour and textured. The top left side of the front cover has the words "Acta Nostra" written and underlined in silver. At the bottom there is a silver box that contains the date and text that explains how the yearbook was published. On the back there is an advertisement for Neilson's chocolate in silver. Throughout the book there are pictures of the students and teachers, names, pictures of sports teams and various events, and advertisements. There is a rip on the back cover measuring 2.6cm in length. Between pages 32 and 33 there is a black piece of paper that has a picture to the top of the page titled "Strea

1971.47.7 - Newspaper

Guelph mercury June 15, 1929 Progress edition. The paper is incomplete, there were more sections but this 18 page section is the first section. It contains mainly news of the day along with ads of local businesses.

Image of 2012.68.38 - Book, Year

2012.68.38 - Book, Year

32 page year book. Off-white cardstock cover white pages and black print. Front cover has a black and white photo of the church in the center with the title "Norfolk Street Methodist Church Guelph; Year Book, 1911-12" above and below the photo is the pastor's name and the recording steward in Gothic font. The entire cover is bordered in a pair of wavy lines. Back cover is blank. First page has an oval photo of "Rev. J.D. Fitzpatrick, Pastor." Middle-aged man with hair parted down the center and a moustache wearing a white shirt and light tie in a dark jacket. Pg 2 has the pastors forward to the booklet, followed by a church calendar, list of office bearers and choir members. Record of membe

Image of 2012.68.39 - Book, Year

2012.68.39 - Book, Year

32 page year book. Off-white paper cover white pages and black print. Front cover has a black and white photo of the church in the center with the title "Norfolk Street Methodist Church" and the pastor's name above and below the photo is the location "Guelph, Ontario" in addition to "Year Book, Nineteen Fourteen, Nineteen Fifteen." The entire cover is bordered by a line. Back cover is blank. First page has a black and white photo of "Rev. Wilfred F. Gaetz, Pastor." Middle-aged man with hair parted down the center and wearing a white shirt and light tie in a dark jacket. Pg 2 has the pastors forward to the booklet, followed by a church calendar, and a list of Church Officiaries and choir membe

Image of 2013.56.160 - Ink Blotter

2013.56.160 - Ink Blotter

Black and white ink blotter advertisement for the Dominion of Canada. In the centre there is a image of the head office in Toronto. It is advertising various types of insurance. At the bottom it says "Canada's Oldest and Strongest Casualty Insurance Company".

2012.117.709 - Mortgage

Agreement of mortgage for a property in Mitchell Survey, Guelph involving George A. Scroggie and Mary E. Hood for a sum of $1500 at an interest of 6%. The document is folded into a pamphlet, four pages in length, and is printed in blue and black ink. The bottom of the mortgage paper has a stamp with the inscription "Jones and Johnson, Guelph, Canada" with the image of two deed papers. The document is dated June 10th, 1916. The last page of the document is signed by Janet Scroggie, George Scroggie and R.G. Johnston as witness. At the top of the mortgage document the numbers 0062-02 are handwritten in pencil. These numbers represent the old catalogue numbers used by the GGH Alumnae Associat