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Name King Edward Hotel

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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 2012.43.14 - Booklet

2012.43.14 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XIV 1947" 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 page 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 In Flanders Fields poem Page 3: "The Cross and the Sword" by D. Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetings from the President Page 7: List of Legion 234 Executive Page 9: "Edward Johnson" by J.E. Cart

Image of 1986.18.217 - Postcard

1986.18.217 - Postcard

Divided back, tinted postcard of Wyndham St., Guelph looking north from Carden Street. Shows King Edward Hotel and Macdonald Block. There is a streetcar on the road. front"LOWER WYNDHAM STREET, GUELPH" back "W.G. MACFARLANE, PUBLISHER, TORONTO AND BUFFALO"

Image of 2014.84.1042 - Booklet

2014.84.1042 - Booklet

An orange duo-tang that contains the history of George Castle's Photofinishing and Portrait Studio in the years 1944 to 1947. The cover page says: "GEORGE CASTLE'S PHOTOFINISHING AND PORTRAIT STUDIO GUELPH 1944 1947". The first page of the document has an attached envelop that contained three negatives that were processed at Castle's studio. These negatives have been catalogued separately and can be found under the Object ID: 2014.84.180-182. The next page is the title page and contains the same title as the cover. It also includes the author of the document: A. Leone Hinds, from Elora and the year of creation: 1990. There is also an evelope attached that contains a letter by A. Leone Hinds d

Image of 2012.43.9 - Booklet

2012.43.9 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. IX 1942" 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?". The booklet is 40 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Image of Winston Churchill Page 3: List of Legion Officers Page 5: Greetings From the President Page 7: "Auxiliary War Services" by Fred Baldwin Page 9: Continued from page 7 Page 11: "Our Glorious Dead, Our Valiant Living" Page 13: Wishes from the City of Guelph Page 15

Image of 2014.41.2 - Scrapbook

2014.41.2 - Scrapbook

Scrapbook belonging to Grace Eisen, graduate of the Guelph general Hospital School of Nursing. The scrapbook starts in 1965 when Grace is first accepted into t program and continues until her graduation in 1967. The book is filled with clippings, programs, photos and ephemera related to her time in Guelph and at the School of Nursing.

Image of 1986.18.216 - Postcard

1986.18.216 - Postcard

Divided back, tinted postcard of Wyndham St., Guelph looking north from Carden Street. Shows King Edward Hotel and Macdonald Block. There is a streetcar on the road. The image is surrounded by a cream coloured frame. front"WYNDHAM STREET, GUELPH, CANADA" back "PUBLISHED BY STEDMAN BROS. BRANTFORD CANADA" "MADE IN BRITAIN"

Image of 1999.7.19 - Postcard

1999.7.19 - Postcard

Colour postcard of Lower Wyndham Street, looking towards St. George's Square. Both sides of the street are visible. On the right (east side) There is an IDA Drugs sign visible. This first is the block between Carden and Macdonell sts. There is a large stone building on the next block and other hanging signs visible farther up. On the right, "London Wines" and "Treanon Good Food" signs are visible. There are many cars in the street, as well as pedestrians. The backs of three red and white busses are visible. The sky is very blue and there are no clouds. The Royal Bank building is visible in the distance. There are British flags on the lampposts on the street. The four corners of the postcar

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 2012.43.28 - Booklet

2012.43.28 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXVIII 1961" 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 44 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Branch 257 Executive Page 3: "Saved For What?" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: President's message Page 7: "The Poppy" Page 9: Continued from page 7 Page 11: "A Challenge to the Legion" Page 13: Conti

Image of 1973.48.33 - Map

1973.48.33 - Map

1945 Map of City of Guelph. Black on white paper. Surveyor and printer unknown. Scale approx 850 feet to an inch. Commercial map with street index, business index along left hand side, large rectangular advertisements along map top and bottom. Decorative black border.

Image of 2012.43.31 - Booklet

2012.43.31 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXXI 1964" 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 40 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Branch 257 Executive Page 2: Wishes from Mayor and Council Page 3: Image of Guelph War Memorial Page 5: President's Message Page 7: "To Maintain Peace" Page 9: Image of John McCrae Page 11: In Flanders

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 2012.43.29 - Booklet

2012.43.29 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXIX 1962" 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 44 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Branch 257 Executive Page 3: "Givers" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: President's message Page 7: Wishes from Mayor and Council Page 9: "It Shouldn't Happen To A Dog" Page 11: Continued from page 9 Page

Image of 2012.43.8 - Booklet

2012.43.8 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. VIII 1941" 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?". The booklet is 36 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: "Tribute to the Torch" Page 3: "The Price They Paid" Page 5: Continued from page 3 Page 7: Image "23 Canteens To Britain" Page 9: "The Little Boats of Britain" Page 11: The Last Parade: Writings from McCrae's Scrapbook" Page 13: Continued from page 11 and Greetings from the

Image of 2007.35.4 - Program

2007.35.4 - Program

Program, Kiwanis Guelph Club presents the Toronto Symphony Orchestra Sir Ernest MacMillan, conductor at the Collegiate Auditorium on Wednesday November 5th, 1947 at 8:30 PM. The proceeds in aid of Boys Camp. Zara Nelsova, Guest Artist. Grey coloured paper cover with printed black lettering and blue, cream and gold coloured Kiwanis crest on the front cover. The program has many advertisements from Guelph companies. The second page includes the programme for the evening, plus description of the music, the boys camp. It also includes b/w photograph of Sir Ernest MacMillan. Inside last page includes a list of officers, directors, honorary members and the roster for April 1947. Illustrations: B/W

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 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

Image of 2014.33.16 - Book

2014.33.16 - Book

The Ontario Agricultural College Review Book for October 1951, VOL LXIV, Issue No. 1. (Note* the cover VOL number says XLIV and inside says LXIV. The cover appears to be a typo.) Cover of book is white. Front cover has a black and white picture of a building with the title in blue font above. The book is 48 pages. The content of the book includes advertisements and the following topics: Editorial Artificial Insemination MacDonald Institute Extension Canadian Horse and Canadian Cattle Southern Hospitality Fables from Halfway House Editors Study Conservation Methods Comment and Gloss Literary College Life Sports Do you Know the Latest Undergraduate List --- First Year

Image of 2015.6.2 - Booklet

2015.6.2 - Booklet

Program booklet for the Guelph Council Knights of Columbus Number 1507 Silver Jubilee 1910-1935. The booklet contains advertisements from local businesses, articles from various higher up members of the organization, some historical articles and a program of events for the banquet celebration including menu. Front Cover: Marigold coloured textured cardstock cover with "Knights of Columbus" written in calligraphy in the top left corner. The "K" and the "C" are a red colour while the rest of the text is black. In the bottom right corner is the Knights of Columbus Guelph Council logo that reads "Silver Jubilee 1910-1935, Guelph Council No. 1507". Hand written in ink in the top right corner "T