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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 1983.35.2 - Letterhead

1983.35.2 - Letterhead

Letterhead; white rectangular paper with black printed letterhead at top: "STEWART LUMBER LIMITED / LUMBER - MILLWORK- BUILDERS' SUPPLIES- HARDWARE / LUMBER AND CONSTRUCTION SINCE 1794 / ESTABLISHED IN GUELPH 1854 / GUELPH, ONTARIO."

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

1978.165.919 - Invoice

Invoice from Robert Stewart Planing Mill and Lumber Yard to John McAteer of the Western Hotel, October 29, 1894.

Image of 1971.47.2.7 - Newspaper

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

1971.47.1 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury Progress edition, January 27, 1951 - section 2 of paper only. This section contains pages 17-32. The title on the front of the section is "Progress with Guelph" and has a photo of Guelph and a photo of each of the councillors and the mayor.

Image of 2012.5.24 - Program

2012.5.24 - Program

College Royal Program 1942, white card covers with blue tinted details. Front cover is collage of farming and war time photos tinted blue from black and white. "Food for Freedom, College Royal, Ontario Agriculture College, March - 4, 1942" printed across cover near top and vague outline of globe in behind. Back cover is full page advertisement for "W.C. Wood Co. Ltd." with a hand drawn image of cows and photo of pigs secured by electric fencing. Inside covers have national advertisers. 40 page program. The first page is a message from the O.A.C. and the "Price of Catalogue - 25 cents." Table of contents is on the next page and a message from the Minister of Agriculture after that. Actual pro

Image of 1979X.00.717 - Postcard

1979X.00.717 - Postcard

Postcard. B&W. Glossy. Remains of buildings destroyed by fire; labelled Great Fire Guelph July 6th, 1921. Written on reverse: "FIRE AT ROB'T. STEWART LUMBER CO."

Image of 1986.18.194 - Postcard

1986.18.194 - Postcard

Tinted unused divided back postcard. It is a view of The Dominion Public Building (Post Office), Guelph. It is a symmetrical brick tile building with molded metal panels in geometric designs between upper and lower windows. Ornate zigzag mouldings around entrance. front "DOMINION PUBLIC BUILDINGS, GUELPH ONT. CANADA. NO. 12"

1978.165.922 - Invoice

Invoice from Robert Stewart Limited to John McAteer of the American Hotel, December 1, 1916.

Image of 1983.35.1 - Envelope

1983.35.1 - Envelope

Windowed Envelope; rectangular white envelope with clear oval shaped panel in lower part of envelope. In upper left corner printed in black: "STEWART LUMBER LIMITED / LUMBER - MILLWORK- BUILDERS' SUPPLIES- HARDWARE / LUMBER AND CONSTRUCTION SINCE 1794 / ESTABLISHED IN GUELPH 1854 / GUELPH, ONTARIO."

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 1980.114.94 - Booklet

1980.114.94 - Booklet

Booklet, "Guelphscape 70"...The Field Trip." Don Coulman compiled this 50 page booklet is dated Friday October 24, 1970. This is a photocopy of the original typewritten booklet. The contents are divided into five sections: a map of the field trip route; the field trip programme itself; notes including references; "how it was done"; and "Field trip suggestions." The field trip begins at King George School and covers what was the more historic areas of Guelph and its downtown. Throughout are maps, photographs, illustrations, and questions for students to ponder when observing the present cityscape - its buildings and streets. Cover, paper, stapled in upper left corner. Cover is yellow sheet o

Image of 2007.35.2 - Program

2007.35.2 - Program

Kiwanis Guelph Club presents the Toronto Symphony Orchestra Sir Ernest MacMillan, conductor at the Collegiate Auditorium on Wednesday Oct 31at 8:30 PM. The proceeds in aid of Boys Camp. Green coloured paper cover with printed black lettering and gold coloured Kiwanis crests on front cover. The program has many advertisements from Guelph companies. The first page includes the progress for the evening, plus description of the music, the boys camp and a listing of the Kiwanis members, executive for 1945 and the committees, as well as those members in military service. It also includes photograph of Sir Ernest MacMillan, and mayor Gordon Rife. Illustrations: B/W Printed No. of pages: 44

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 2007.4.1 - Plan, Fire Insurance

2007.4.1 - Plan, Fire Insurance

A large brown book with maroon spine and tips with a blue label in the centre with black printing. Title reads; "Insurance Plan/of/ Guelph./Ontario./Published by/Chas. E. Goad. Civil Engineer,/Montreal" Stamped at the top and bottom of the label is "F. Grundy". It is also stamped 3 times on the inside cover. There are three pieces of paper here: the first is part of the book, "This plan has been revised to" written in pencil "June 1888 & Nov 1892". "Free of expense to the Company owning it, and is returned to the local agent," the name has been erased and a dark smudge left so the name cannot be made out....The next piece of paper is white and has been taped inside just below. It is hard to m

Image of 2014.84.546 - Yearbook

2014.84.546 - Yearbook

First yearbook publication ever from the Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute, year 1926. The book has a beige cover with "Acta Nostra GCVI. Hic Patet Ingeniis Campus" printed in green ink across the entire page. The Latin saying is inside a scroll. Underneath the scroll it reads "1926. Published by the Students of The Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute. Guelph Ontario". The inside front cover has a directory of all the ads inside the book. The year book features a Principal's Message, the Evolution of G.C.V.I., Athletics, Jokes, Excursions, Poetry, Contest Winners and a section for each class (form). The entire book has 100 pages.

1979.7.32.3 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury "Test of Time" edition February 28, 1948. This is a section of the paper that looks at businesses in Guelph that have been in existence for 25 years or more. The section is ten pages in length. .1 pages 1-2, 9-10 .2 pages 3-4 .3 pages 5-8