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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 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 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 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

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 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 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 2007.4.1 - 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 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 2015.64.1 - Scrapbook

2015.64.1 - Scrapbook

Scrapbook of clippings and a few photographs of Guelph buildings. The scrapbook has a brown paper jacket covering a scrapbook with an illustration of a fishing village on it. The brown paper cover has a white label with pen on it that reads: "First book: Churches, Schools, Old Opera House, Movie Picture Bldgs, Black Smith Fountain, Library - Old, Old and New Court House, History in back cover, Old and New Stations, Various Pictures of Guelph, History of Guelph". Written in pen just below the label is "First Book Begun 1954" Page 1: Several newspaper clippings about early Guelph including "Lord's Reclamation of 1788 earliest record of Territory"; "County Named After Great Military Man"; Ear

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 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 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.

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 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 1987.62.19 - Pamphlet

1987.62.19 - Pamphlet

Pamphlet, Guelph Visitor Guide; Off-white paper with black printed text and illustrations on both sides of a long rectangular sheet folded five times to create a pamphlet. Sketches and water-colours illustrate the architecture and scenery in and around the City of Guelph. It is advertising Guelph as a site for vacations and conventions. At the bottom of the page with the map, there is a large pink dot, beside which is stated: "For Your Vacation or Convention Needs: Write or Telephone The Chamber of Commerce, Guelph, Ontario, Canada." Cover is an illustration of an old limestone wall and window with "GUELPH" carved on a stone above the window. The window is looking out onto a hill covered wi

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 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 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).