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Name Ontario Agricultural College (OAC)

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Image of 2004.45.1 - Notebook

2004.45.1 - Notebook

A grey notebook with a dark brown side, two holes and a green string pulled through to bind together the pages. The crest of the Ontario Agricultural College and a picture of the school are on the cover. Inside the notebook are student mark sheets followed by hand written notes on various school topics.

Image of 2004.68.15 - Letter

2004.68.15 - Letter

Piece of letterhead for Miss Hepburn, Macdonald Hall, Ontario Agricultural College. The top of the paper only is present. The paper is cream with blue print. In the centre is the OAC crest with the name of the president underneath. To the left is the name of the building, MacDonald Hall, and the name of the person to whom the letterhead belongs to, Miss Hepburn.

Image of M1968X.466.1 - Card, Menu

M1968X.466.1 - Card, Menu

Students Banquet given for returned comrades from South Africa. Given at the O.A.C., Guelph, on January 16, 1901.

Image of 2004.27.21 - Letter

2004.27.21 - Letter

Letter; off-white rectangular piece of paper with black print and black handwriting. In the upper left corner of the page is a picture of a manufacturing plant in an oval shape. The paper has lines for writing and the writing is difficult to read. "From the Burr Brothers Guelph Ontario Dec 18 1897. To Mr. F. C. Harrison, O.A.C. / Dear Sir / Your memo of draws & Doors to hand from offer to make them as described for 17 cents each, doors and draws & trust we may be ? into your order. if ? ? ??? as we may not run between holidays ??? Yours, Burr Bros."

Image of 2004.30.1 - Album, Postcard

2004.30.1 - Album, Postcard

Blue paper envelope type covering with a long piece of card attached. The inside card is divided further into nine postcards that could be detached. Each black and white card has a photo of a building on the OAC campus. "Ontario Agricultural College, Guelph Canada Campus Views".

Image of 2004.32.94 - Card, Greeting

2004.32.94 - Card, Greeting

Rectangular white card with a black and white print on the cover. The print is from a painting by A.Y. Jackson of the Ontario Agricultural College. The inside has black printing as well as handwriting in blue ink. "From the painting by A.Y. Jackson of the Ontario Agricultural College campus. The painting was presented to the College by Class '09 on the Occasion of their 50th Anniversary." "Cordial wishes for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year." Written in blue ink: "The MacLochlans"

Image of 2004.32.95 - Card, Greeting

2004.32.95 - Card, Greeting

Paper card folded. The cover has a Royal Canadian Air Force insignia in the center. In light green, there is a Christmas scene of three wise men following the star. Christmas 1941 The card is from Benj.B. Riggs, No. 4 Wireless Training School RCAF Guelph. Cover: "ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE/ Christmas - 1941" Inside: "Best Wishes... MAY YOUR CHIRSTMAS BE A HAPPY ONE, AND MAY THE COMING YEAR BRING TO YOU AN ABUNDANCE OF ALL THAT MAKES LIFE WORTH LIVING. L.A.C. Benj. B. Riggs/ No. 4 Wireless Training School/ ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE/ GUELPH - CANADA"

Image of 2004.32.99 - Booklet

2004.32.99 - Booklet

Booklet, "Reminscences by O.J. Stevenson" compiled by his wife, Mabel B. Stevenson, after his death, in December 1951.Rectangular green paper booklet with gold printing in a gold box on the cover: "Reminiscences by O.J. Stevenson". There are white paper pages inside with black printed text. The pages have an unfinished right edge. The booklet has three staples holding it together. Cover: "Reminiscences by O.J. Stevenson" No. of pages: 22

Image of 2004.32.100 - Postcard

2004.32.100 - Postcard

Purple booklet with sixteen pictures of various buildings of the Ontario Agricultural College. The cards are white and black with the name of the building on them. Each side of the card has a picture. the cards are attached to the maroon cover and fold in an accordion way when the booklet is closed. The booklet has space for a one cent Canadian Stamp and a space to write an address to mail. The buildings shown are the Main Residence; Macdonald Hall; Dining Hall; Macdonald Institute; Massey Hall and Library; View from Water Tower; Chemistry Building; Field Husbandry Building; Photos by A.M. Porter; Avenue of Maples at the Foot of Campus; The Rink; Gymnasium; Animal Husbandry and Bact

1998.21.18 - Card, Dance

Red and black dance card with an image of 2 men and a woman in formal wear.

Image of M1968X.449.1 - Scrapbook

M1968X.449.1 - Scrapbook

Maroon binding, coloured pages; collection of photographs, newspaper clippings, cards, admit to lecture cards, illustrations and train tickets. It is a developmental collection of a young man's interests from Boy's Own Magazine Illustrations to Foreign Travel and Boer War. Collected from 1882-1900. "John McCrae, Guelph, 30/Nov. 1882." The scrapbook includes the following: Image # 1 Passenger List on R.M.S. Etruria April 24, 1886 which on another page (image 25) includes the 2nd page and the names David McCrae and son. This page also includes a newspaper clipping of the poem "A Thing of Beauty" by John Keats and a black and white print of the downtown Guelph Carden St, facing Market Squa

1998.21.29 - Card, Dance

Square dance card with a coil spine and a small rope to dangle from the owners wrist. there is an image of a northern scene with an ice berg and a person in a kayak. Conversazione

1998.21.1 - Card, Dance

Medium sized banquet and dance program with a red and black image of a man and woman. Program of the OAC year '39 banquet on fri Feb 28th 1936. Year '39 banquet and Dance college cafeteria, Friday February 28th 1936.

Image of 1986.18.350 - Postcard

1986.18.350 - Postcard

Divided back, tinted postcard with correspondence and a 1 cent postage stamp on the back. The structure is a late Victorian style, asymmetrical red brick building with rectangular windows. There is no landscaping. printed front "MACDONALD HALL, OAC GUELPH" back "PUBLISHED BY WATERS BROS. GUELPH ONT." Date Made Notes: postmarked

Image of 2003.97.11 - Magazine

2003.97.11 - Magazine

St. George's Church Parochial Magazine for July 1908. Paper magazine, full sheets of paper folded once and stapled to produce booklet. Cover and first few pages are a little thicker than the inside pages. Cover has title, date and black and white photo of St. George's Church with dirt road in foreground. Back cover is covered in advertisements for local Guelph businesses. Both pages inside front cover and inside back cover are also full of advertisements. The magazine has stories, religious advice columns, announcements and agendas for upcoming events. All inside pages are black print on white paper with red also. Edition Date: 1908 JUL 01 Illustrations: Printed Front cover: "St. George's

Image of 2003.97.12 - Magazine

2003.97.12 - Magazine

St. George's Church Parochial Magazine For November 1908. Paper magazine, full sheets of paper folded once and stapled to produce booklet. Cover and first few pages are a little thicker than the inside pages. Cover has title, date and black and white photo of St. George's Church with dirt road in foreground. Back cover is covered in advertisements for local Guelph businesses. Both pages inside front cover and inside back cover are also full of advertisements. The magazine has stories, religious advice columns, announcements and agendas for upcoming events. All inside pages are black print on white paper with red also. Edition Date: 1908 NOV 01 Illustrations: Printed Front cover: "St. Georg

1998.21.46 - Card, Dance

Blue and red banquet program with an OAC crest in the middle. Stag banquet Year '36 Royal hotel 7pm Wednesday, march 13th 1935.

Image of 1986.18.366 - Postcard

1986.18.366 - Postcard

Divided back, tinted postcard of Macdonald Institute, with correspondence and a 1 cent Canada postage stamp on back. The structure is a late Victorian style, asymmetrical red brick building with rectangular windows at top and arched windows at the bottom. There is grass and a driveway. Boiler room and chimney at rear of building. Correspondence is from Della Garden, Macdonald Institute, to Gertie Hamilton of Erin regarding the moving picture shows at Macdonald Institute. front "MACDONALD INSTITUTE, OAC GUELPH ONT CANADA" Date Made Notes: postmarked

Image of 1968.122.7 - Postcard

1968.122.7 - Postcard

Tinted Postcard. Colour photograph is slightly faded, six people in the foreground are playing tennis. The postcard is of the OAC campus with the Administration Building in the background and the tennis court in the foreground. Has one cent stamp of George V. "Warwick Bros. Toronto" Postmarked "Moffat Jan. 2, 1911" Addressed to "Mr. Edwin Pettifer Park St. Guelph Ont."

Image of 1977.118.8 - Postcard

1977.118.8 - Postcard

Postcard. Tinted & matte. Macdonald Institute & Hall. "Canadian Souvenir Post Card Warwick Bros. & Rutter Ltd. Toronto"