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Image of 1986.18.31 - Postcard

1986.18.31 - Postcard

Tinted, divided back postcard with correspondence to Miss Belle McLennan, Macdonald Hall, Macdonald Institute from Belleville and a one cent postage stamp. It is a view of junction of Woolwich and Cardigan Streets. Steps of bandstand in Trafalgar Square can be seen. Street car on Woolwich St. Delivery wagon - Alma Block on Cardigan Street. front "JUNCTION OF WOOLWICH AND CARDIGAN STREETS, GUELPH, ONT. CANADA" written on front lower right corner "AUG. 1913" back "VALENTINE AND SONS PUBLISHING CO. TORONTO AND MONTREAL" "PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN"

Image of 1997.9.60 - Booklet

1997.9.60 - Booklet

Booklet outlining the district plan for downtown district 4 in March 1978. Rectangular blue paper cover stapled. Pages are white with black printed illustrations, maps and typed lettering. Printed on cover: "Downtown district 4 / proposed district plan for public discussion/ Department of Planning and Development / March 1978." Illustrations: 6 maps No. of pages: 24, plus five introductory pages (i - v).

Image of 2003.64.1 - Postcard

2003.64.1 - Postcard

Colour photograph of The Trafalgar Monument in Guelph. Image includes full monument with Union Jack on the right and red flag, (possibly flag of Guelph or Ontario) on the left. Flowers on either side of monument, background is made up of trees and red brick building off to the left. Reverse side is white with blue printing, space for address, stamp and message. Illustrations: Photocopy, Colour On reverse: "The Traflagar Monument/ Guelph, Ontario, Canada" "L.F. Charter, R.R. 4, Picton, Ontario." "Spectrome color/ Wilson, Dryden, Ont/ Made in Canada" "POST CARD/ ADDRESS ONLY" Within designated area for stamp: "This card is a 100% Canadian Product" "3312R"

Image of 1986.18.192 - Postcard

1986.18.192 - Postcard

Tinted divided back postcard. It is a view looking south down upper Wyndham Street, showing Bandstand in Trafalgar Square. The Wellington Hotel, and Opera House are showing.There is correspondence and 2 one-cent Canada postage stamps on back. front "WELLINGTON HOTEL, WYNDHAM STREET, AND THEATRE ROYAL, GUELPH, ONT, CANADA"

Image of 1986.18.192 - Postcard

1986.18.192 - Postcard

Tinted divided back postcard. It is a view looking south down upper Wyndham Street, showing Bandstand in Trafalgar Square. The Wellington Hotel, and Opera House are showing.There is correspondence and 2 one-cent Canada postage stamps on back. front "WELLINGTON HOTEL, WYNDHAM STREET, AND THEATRE ROYAL, GUELPH, ONT, CANADA"

Image of 1986.18.32 - Postcard

1986.18.32 - Postcard

Tinted, divided back postcard with correspondence on back. It is a view of Trafalgar Square, Guelph showing the ornate wooden bandstand left in foreground and Eramosa Road and bridge at right. A horse and buggy on Eramosa Road. front "TRAFALGAR SQUARE PARK AND ERAMOSA ROAD, GUELPH, ONT.,CANADA" back "VALENTINE AND SONS PUBLISHING CO. TORONTO AND MONTREAL" "PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN"

Image of 1991.32.4 - Postcard

1991.32.4 - Postcard

Black and white picture postcard of cenotaph at Trafalgar Square. This stone monument has the figure of a soldier and angel, and a wreath is placed at the base. It reads "to our glorious dead , 1914-1918". "WAR MEMORIAL, 1927 GUELPH ONT"

Image of 2005.30.1 - Map

2005.30.1 - Map

Street Guide & Map; off-white paper with black print. Folded into 20 rectangular sections. "A" "B" "C" "D" "E" divided within border along top and bottom, "1" "2" "3" "4" "5" "6" along right hand side, the same with "7" at the bottom on other side. The map depicts an area spanning from College Ave. at the bottom to Woodlawn Road at the top, and Silvercreek Road on the left to a little past Victoria road on the right. Street names are listed in a section at the bottom of the map in alphabetical order along with their corresponding coordinates on the map. The rectangular section that is visible when the map is folded has a border made up of three black lines around it. Inside these lines is wri

Image of 2005.30.2 - Map

2005.30.2 - Map

Map, City of Guelph, Revised July 1958. Beige cardboard cover (booklet-style) with folded map attached to back cover. Cover of booklet: thin green 'lightning' or 'jagged' style double border top and bottom. All printing on cover in green. In large print at top: "MAP". Underneath this is a large round dot in the centre of the cover. Below this: "City of Guelph", with another round dot underneath it. Below dot: "REVISED JULY, 1958". To the right of the first dot (in the upper half of the cover) is a stamp in blue ink that reads: "JOHNSON'S ENTERPRISES / 28 PEARL ST., GUELPH / PHONE TA. 2-5441". There is a circular swirl of blue ink at the top right from a pen. Inside left cardboard (all printin

Image of 2006.40.1 - Map

2006.40.1 - Map

City of Guelph Transit and recreation map for 2005-2006. The map is colour with a cover that has an illustration of a bus and a silhouette of the horizon with Church of Our Lady. The back cover has Guelph Transit hours of operation and fare information. The map is folded accordion style and on one side has the map of Guelph with the bus routes marked in different colours. The other side of the map has a legend of the leisure and recreation services in Guelph. There is also a list of Guelph Schools, a small map of the Bus stop locations at St. George's Square, a list of ticket agents, riding tips and information of the Guelph Mobility Service.

Image of 2006.40.2 - Map

2006.40.2 - Map

Rand McNally Guelph, Georgetown and Acton street map, 2004. The map is colour with a red and blue front and back cover. The map is folded accordion style. One side of the map is the Guelph Street Map. On the other side of the map are several smaller maps of surrounding communities. The maps are of the township of Centre Wellington (Fergus and Elora), Town of Erin, Township of Guelph Eramosa (Rockwood), Acton, Georgetown, Downtown Guelph and a regional map.

Image of 2006.22.2 - Map

2006.22.2 - Map

Map on yellow paper titled "Appendix B Traffic Detour". The map shows a small portion of Guelph from Surrey Street to Speedvale Avenue. The map shows where traffic is being rerouted while the royal tour is on. There are three different colours of pencil on the map. The green shows where the streets are open to traffic, the red shows what streets are restricted and the red arrows show where barricades where placed. The yellow dots indicate duty locations.

Image of 2006.22.5 - Schedule, Activity

2006.22.5 - Schedule, Activity

1959 Royal Tour Information. 5 Pages of white, legal sized paper, stapled in upper left. The information is typed in black ink. The information contains the schedule of the Royal Tour. The General Information (refers back to maps 2006.22.1-.4). There is a section on the events, a section on traffic control, parking and police.

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 2007.34.2 - Scrapbook

2007.34.2 - Scrapbook

Black, thick cardboard covers around yellowed ledger sized pages. All of the pages have come away from the spine of the book. It is filled with newspaper clippings, starting on this inside cover. The scrapbook also includes; voting ballots and results, referendum ballots and results, sports items, death announcements, wedding annoucements, public notices, job postings, advertisements, election campaign adverts, historical articles, polling results (numbers added in pencil crayon),

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 2008.55.1 - Program

2008.55.1 - Program

Program of the 1968 Guelph Spring Festival from May 1 to May 15. The cover is a dark white colour with a white line stretching horizontally underneath the title. Above the title is a neon symbol of circular music notes. The program consists of the lists of performers, their biographies, the pieces performed, and advertisements from many Guelph businesses. Loose inside the program is a three page typewritten essay entitled "Edward Johnson, August 22, 1878 - April 20, 1959." Handwritten in ink on outside page: ""Festival of the Arts in Guelph in 1968" Dedicated to Edward Johnson". No. of Pages: 12 plus three page essay on Edward Johnson.

Image of 2009.26.1 - Map

2009.26.1 - Map

A reproduction of a Fire Insurance Map from 1892. There are land use designation, and a key identifying various elements. On the right side is a message on how the map was made, and what it took, by Phil Keddie. Department of Geography, University of Guelph. February 2009. On the bottom are acknowledgements to: "Dr. Gil Stelter; Professor Emeritus, Department of History, University of Guelph, for his interest and encouragement; and Kathleen Wall, Guelph Civic Museum, for providing me with access to the Insurance Plan and a place to do proof reading. My greatest thanks to Robert Miller and Adam Bonnycastle. This map was printed by Marie Puddister, Cartographer, Department of Geography, Univers

Image of 1980.114.84 - Map

1980.114.84 - Map

1962 Map. Black and white paper inside a green on brown paper folder. "Map of the City of Guelph". Drawn by Wm.S. Haras: Amended April 1962, Scale 900 feet to an inch. Copyright by Guelph Police Association. map shows 1962 Street Plan of Guelph bounded by Woodlawn, Victoria College and Silvercreek Road; map is secured to brown folder with green "Map of City of Guelph Revised - Sept 1962" printing.

Image of 1978.109.2 - Invoice

1978.109.2 - Invoice

Invoice/ Laundry Bill; Black print on rectangular yellow paper and filled in with handwritten pencil. Issued to Mr. Drew and not dated except for "189_". The bill is "2 Shirts, New and open Bosom (12 1/2) for 25 cents",1 "Cuffs, per pair 4 cents" and "3 Collars, each (2 c.) 6 cents" and the total balance is "35 cents". Printed in black at the top of invoice: "BRANCH OFFICES: CHAS. HOWARD'S MARKET SQUARE. / MRS. LISTER'S QUEBEC ST., OPP. KNOX CHURCH./ TERMS CASH ON DELIVERY / Drivers instructions are to RETURN to the laundry office ALL PARCELS for which they do not receive PROMPT PAYMENT on delivery. All goods not delivered and on which the charges are not paid will be sold in 60 days.