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Name Louden Machinery Company

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Image of 1977.123.5 - Card, Advertising

1977.123.5 - Card, Advertising

Advertising Postcard for Louden Machinery, manufacturer of various cranes and overhead carrying systems. Off white card with black print & black type. Used to solicit business and customers. On front of card, Louden Machinery has printed their address. Thus, if customer indicates interest in a product by mailing this card, the company will send further information and their catalogue. On front of card: " LOUDEN MACHINERY CO. OF CANADA, LTD. / GUELPH, ONT. On reverse: "Louden Machinery Co. of Canada, Limited ... Date....... We are interested in ..... The 1000 lb. Louden Push and Pull Crane/ ....the 2000-lb. Louden Push and Pull Crane/ .....The Louden Overhead Carrying System / Please send

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 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 1980.10.1 - Advertisement

1980.10.1 - Advertisement

Advertising Pen & Ink Blotter. Blotter advertises Louden Cow Stanchions. Print side is a rectangular blue paper card with black and red print. On the left side is a black and white sketch of 'Malleable Couplings" installed. To the right side is printed : "LOUDEN COW STANCHIONS / Are made of the best steel tube, fitted with Malleable Couplings, and are suspended with chain at top and bottom. / While very strong and secure, they are also light and sanitary, and are the most humane Stanchion made, as they allow the cow to turn her head freely to either side. / Manufactured by Louden Machinery Co. /Guelph, Ontario. On the reverse side, a white ink blotter, is a handwritten note in blue in

Image of 1986.18.163 - Postcard

1986.18.163 - Postcard

Black and white divided postcard with correspondence on back and a one cent Canadian postage stamp. It is a view of a wooden barn with a steeply pitched roof and central cupola, and a wooden framed device identified as a litter carrier on ground in front. back "PICTURE ON OTHER SIDE SHOWS LITTER CARRIER ON STOCK FARM OF D.MELVIN, WINCESTER, ONT." "MANUFACTURED BY LOUDEN MACHINERY CO. GUELPH". Date Made Notes: Postmarked.

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.

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 2003.66.1 - Catalogue

2003.66.1 - Catalogue

Softcover catalogue for Louden Machinery Company of Canada, Limited in Guelph. Front cover has white then blue border, all writing is on center which looks like a sign. Top is red with "Louden" written in white, below that is oval shape with picture of a barn inside in blue. Below that is list of what the company offers in blue, and bottom of sign has scrolls, and an hourglass with wings on either side in blue. At base of sign is name of company in red. Back cover has image of cow looking through a circle with the name "Louden Machinery Co. printed on the circle. Inside catalogue are illustrations and photographs of farm equipment with descriptions. Photos of Louden equipment in use in North

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 2010.51.2 - Envelope

2010.51.2 - Envelope

Envelope, Printed left corner in red "Louden Machinery Co. Guelph Ont. Manufacturers of Louden Hay Tools". 2 cent stamp right corner with Guelph postmark. Typewritten Mr. C.B. Tallman Lyndhurst Ont.

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.

Image of 1977.123.6 - Letter

1977.123.6 - Letter

Advertising Letter typed on Louden Machinery Company stationary. Off-white sheet of paper with black printed letterhead, and typed print. At the top of paper is the company letterhead: "LOUDEN MACHINERY COMPANY OF CANADA, LIMITED. / MANUFACTURERS OF INDUSTRIAL OVERHEAD CONVEYING EQUIPMENT / GUELPH." The letter is dated: "April 1st, 1924." and is addressed "Dear Sir," The contents of the letter are typed. The letter advertises Louden Overhead Equipment and lists firms who have benefitted from "Louden efficiency." The letter asks that "If interested, fill in the enclosed card ( see 1977.123.5) and return at once. Yours very truly , Louden Machinery Co. of Canada, Ltd. "

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 1977.123.7 - Letter

1977.123.7 - Letter

Advertising letter and attached brochure. The Letter is typed on off-white paper with black printed company letterhead, Attached to the lower left side of the letter is a brochure advertising Louden Industrial Overhead Conveyor Systems. At the top of letter is the company letterhead: "LOUDEN MACHINERY CO. OF CANADA, LIMITED. / SPECIALISTS IN INDUSTRIAL OVERHEAD CONVEYOR SYSTEMS FOR FACTORIES, MACHINE SHOPS, FOUNDRIES, GARAGES, ETC. / GUELPH, ONT." The letter is dated "June 9th, 1924" and is addressed "Dear Gentlemen, Attention Production Manager. " The letter goes on to advertise the benefits of using these systems. The brochure, when closed, covers part of the letter. Its f

Image of 2007.34.3 - Map

2007.34.3 - Map

Cream coloured paper with writing on the outside folded side. Unfolded it shows a map of the city of Guelph in black outlined drawing. Traced over some roads are red or blue lines. Writing on outside says; "Maps of the City of Guelph (underlined)/Showing Boundaries of/ Wards (underlined) and (??) Polling Sub Divisions (underlined)/ H.J.B. Leadlay (?)/City Clerk/ St. Patricks Ward (underlined) P.S. Div. 1.2.3 & 4/St. George's Ward (underlined) " 5.6.7 & 8/ St. John's Ward (underlined) " 9.10. & 11/St. David's Ward (underlined) " 12.13 & 14/ St. Andrews Ward (underlined) 15.16.17 & 18/ St. James' Ward (underlined) " 19.20.21 & 22" Inside the map's Title reads "The City of /Guelph/ Wellington C

Image of 1992.47.1.2 - Catalogue

1992.47.1.2 - Catalogue

.1 - Booklet/ Catalogue: "Ontario Provincial Winter Fair (OPWF) Review, 1883-1919, and Programme for Winter Fair, December 8, 9, 10, 11". Reviel celebrates its 27th year and commemorates its history. The review is 31 pages in length. It gives a history of the fair over its years, lists the accolades of the past and gives a brief synopsis on Guelph as a centre of manufacture - see page 27 which lists the companies and product made in Guelph. On back cover is printed in black and red lettering the programme for the fair held in December 1919. Surrounded by a green border. Front cover; white paper, stapled. Has title printed in red letters and photographs are printed in green. Illustrations:

Image of 1976.40.38 - Catalogue

1976.40.38 - Catalogue

Booklet/ Catalogue: "Ontario Provincial Winter Fair (OPWF) Review, 1883-1919, and Programme for Winter Fair, December 8, 9, 10, 11". Reviel celebrates its 27th year and commemorates its history. The review is 31 pages in length. It gives a history of the fair over its years, lists the accolades of the past and gives a brief synopsis on Guelph as a centre of manufacture - see page 27 which lists the companies and product made in Guelph. On back cover is printed in black and red lettering the programme for the fair held in December 1919. Surrounded by a green border. Front cover; white paper, stapled. Has title printed in red letters and photographs are printed in green. No. of pages 31

Image of 2012.25.24 - Book, Account

2012.25.24 - Book, Account

"The Housekeepers' Perfect Account Book 1929" is an 80 page log book. Every other page is a weekly log from Monday to Saturday of categorized household expenses. The remaining pages are various advertisements relating to household goods and services. On the front cover is a message from the account sponsor "Canada Permanent Mortgage Corporation, 14-18 Toronto Street, Toronto, Established 1855." The entire book is black ink with red details on covers on off white paper stapled together by three staples.

Image of 1992.53.1 - Plan, Fire Insurance

1992.53.1 - Plan, Fire Insurance

City of Guelph 1929 Fire Insurance Map Book. The ledger is a large red cloth covered book with post binding. The spine has two loops for pulling the book off a shelf. The book of maps was originally compiled in 1922 by the Underwriter's Survey Bureau and then it was revised in 1929. The book is 40 pages with an index at the front. The book has burgundy tabs for each page number but some are missing. The fire insurance plans are divided into different areas and each building is identified in a different colour depending on its construction material. Many of the pages have over pasted areas where something was revised for in 1929.

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