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1981.30.2.8 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury 1981 Progress edition February 28, 1981. The paper is in 8 sections. .1 Front section with a colour cover showing a man working in a foundry. The section covers the day's news. 12 pages .2 Section 2 is a continuation of the day's news. 12 pages .3 First section of the Progress edition with a full page ad for John & Johnson celebrating the year of the disabled. 1A-16A .4 Section 2 of Progress edition with a full page ad for the Co-operators. 1B-16B .5 Section 3 of Progress edition with full page ad for Euclid on front cover. Pages 1C-12C. .6 Section 4 of progress edition with a full page ad for Muer Construction on the yellow front cover. Pages 1D-12D .7 Sec

Image of 2014.41.2 - Scrapbook

2014.41.2 - Scrapbook

Scrapbook belonging to Grace Eisen, graduate of the Guelph general Hospital School of Nursing. The scrapbook starts in 1965 when Grace is first accepted into t program and continues until her graduation in 1967. The book is filled with clippings, programs, photos and ephemera related to her time in Guelph and at the School of Nursing.

Image of 1989.21.8 - Program

1989.21.8 - Program

Program of St. Patrick's Benevolent Society's Grand Banquet celebrating "Moore Centenary", at the Wellington Hotel on Wednesday, May 28, 1879. Single fold, 4 printed sides. Off-white paper with green printed script and type, and illustrations. The front cover has a double lined green border around the outside and printed green shamrocks in the four corners of the border. At the top is a green printed harp with shamrocks under which is printed: "Erin Go Bragh". In lower left corner is the printer's name: "HERALD PRINT". In centre of folder, on the left is the "Bill of Fare"; the "wine list" is on the right side. The back cover reads: "WELLINGTON HOTEL, UPPER WYNDHAM STREET, GUELPH / WATTS &

Image of 2014.33.8 - Book

2014.33.8 - Book

The OAC Review, December 1947, VOL. LX Issue No. 3 Cover of the book is a light shade of blue, with dark blue lines creating a border design. The cover says, in the top left corner in dark blue writing, "The O.A.C. Review - Published by and in the interests of the Student Body, Ontario Agricultural College...Guelph - Official Organ of the O.A.C. Alumni" In the bottom right corner, in dark blue, is "December 1947" and the O.A.C. crest. The book is 63 pages. The content of the book includes advertisements and the following topics: Editorial Leading Articles: Modern Methods in Ancient Times O.A.C. Judges Compete at Chicago International O.A.C. Reopens The Amazing Ant Modern Trend

Image of 1976.40.93 - Program

1976.40.93 - Program

Program for "Guelph Turf Club Summer Races" held June 18, 1885. Rectangular card with front side pink, and reverse side pale green. Front has black printed border, lettering, and illustration of 3 horses racing near the top. "Guelph Turf Club / 1885 / Summer Races. / First Day - Thursday, June 18." Lists the first race as "No.1 - Trotting - 3.00 Class. Mile heats 3 in 5. $100, $35, $15." Six horses are listed as running this race. Each horse is listed under his or her owner's name. Reverse side has top part missing in which the second race is identified. No. 3 Race is listed as "Trotting - 2.37 class. Mile heats 3 in 5 $120, $60, $20." Five horses are listed as running in this rac

Image of 2014.33.31 - Yearbook

2014.33.31 - Yearbook

Dark red hardcover book with "LIBRANNI" "1947" and an image of a building embossed on cover and filled in with gold. On the top of almost every page is the header "Agricultural College, Ontario, Veterinary College" with a small image of Johnston Hall behind "Ontario". Inside cover: Two page black and white ariel photograph of Ontario Agriculture College and surrounding grounds. Hand written on first blank inside page "D. Caulyle Jordan Oct/47" Page 1: "The Soils of Ontario, Libranni 1947". The page is filled with two sketched images that fade into each other: On top is an image of early pioneers working the fields and an image of a farm with a man driving a tractor along the bottom o

Image of 1973.48.33 - Map

1973.48.33 - Map

1945 Map of City of Guelph. Black on white paper. Surveyor and printer unknown. Scale approx 850 feet to an inch. Commercial map with street index, business index along left hand side, large rectangular advertisements along map top and bottom. Decorative black border.

Image of 1986.18.189 - Postcard

1986.18.189 - Postcard

Tinted, divided back postcard, unused. It is view of the Wellington Hotel, Woolwich St. and east side of Upper Wyndham St. looking south. The Wellington Hotel is Second Empire style with a mansard roof, iron cresting, dormer windows, imposing dome and striped awnings on all buildings. Automobliles parked on street. Lewis and Williams Insurance at base of building. front "GUELPH'S LEADING HOTEL, THE NEW WELLINGTON, GUELPH, ONTARIO-13" hand written on front "SUN. MARCH 25TH, 1945" back "PHOTOGELATINE ENGRAVING CO. LIMITED OTTAWA"

Image of 1980.114.81 - Booklet

1980.114.81 - Booklet

"Guelph Ontario - The Royal City 1907" "A City of Great Enterprises - Wholesale and Manufacturing Agricultural Resources Unsurpassed" Booklet of trade information on the City of Guelph from 1907 Covers missing 31-0 cm W X 23-0 cm H pages missing 16 pages total left

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 2014.33.9 - Book

2014.33.9 - Book

The OAC Review, March 1948, VOL. LX Issue No. 6 Cover of the book is a light shade of blue, with dark blue lines creating a border design. The cover says, in the top left corner in dark blue writing, "The O.A.C. Review - Published by and in the interests of the Student Body, Ontario Agricultural College...Guelph - Official Organ of the O.A.C. Alumni" In the bottom right corner, in dark blue, is "March, 1948" and the O.A.C. crest. The book is 63 pages. The content of the book includes advertisements and the following topics: Editorial Articles: The College Greenhouse What Price New Blood? "And A Day Shall Come" Guelph Colleges! Waterloo County Conservation Program '39 Option Q

Image of 1986.32.4 - Map

1986.32.4 - Map

City of Guelph Map, 1907. Paper mounted on cardboard, black printing. "Map of the City of Guelph Canada 1908. Drawn and published by Frank P. Lloyd 561 Euclid Ave. Toronto price 25 cents Entered according to Act of Parliament of Canada in the year 1907 by Frank P. Lloyd Toronto at the Department of Agriculture Ottawa". Map of city of Guelph showing street names, ward boundaries, city limits, steam railways, electric lines, 42 references of places of business and municipal buildings, rises in land, lot numbers, Ontario Agricultural College and Experimental Farm

Image of 2016.24.14.2 - Notecard

2016.24.14.2 - Notecard

Notecard with a drawing of the Wellington Hotel by Dorothy Clark McClure on the front. The card is printed on Manila cardstock paper with the text and image a brown colour. It is a landscape orientation. The card is blank inside and has an unfinished edge on the front. The image on the front shows the Wellington Hotel and surrounding streetscape. Along the bottom of the image "The Wellington Hotel (c. 1880) Guelph, Ontario." There is a brief paragraph on the back describing the history of the building: "Guelph's first Wellington Hotel was located on the old St. George's Square but was demolished in 1876 to make way for the new Post Office (demolished in 1960). The present full-blown Victorian

Image of 2012.43.23 - Booklet

2012.43.23 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXIII 1956" 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 back 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 Page 3: "Prepare to Move" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetingd from the President Page 7: Wishes from Mayor and Council Page 9: In Flanders Fields poem Page 11: List of Legion Branc

Image of 2015.12.5 - Program

2015.12.5 - Program

Program for the 1955 Guelph College Figure Skating Club Show "Rhapsody on Ice". The program consists of numerous advertisements from various Guelph businesses and surrounding areas and black and white images of various skaters from the club. Front Cover: Light blue, pink and silver background meant to look iridescent like ice. "Rhapsody on Ice" across the top. In the center is a line drawing of a female figure skater in mid jump with her back arched, head back and arms out. Text and image are in black. Front Inside Cover: Advertisement for the spring and summer Stratford Skating School. Page 1: "Rhapsody on Ice presented by The Guelph College Figure Skating Club at the Guelph Memoria

Image of 1972.59.2.1 - Booklet

1972.59.2.1 - Booklet

Booklet, Centennial History of Guelph Lodge, No. 258, A.F. & A.M., G.R.C., 1871-1971. Gold coloured paper cover with printed black text on both front and back. Booklet stapled with two staples. Inside pages are white with printed black lettering and b/w photographs. History compiled by F.H. Cooke, P.A.G.D. of C. Contents include: the Beginnings of Masonry in Guelph; the Birth of the Guelph Lodge; a Joint Masonic Temple; A Permanent Masonic Temple; early Lodge history; "Lest We Forget"; Special Events; Inter Lodge Visits; Anniversaries. Pages 15 to 20 are various lists: Senior surviving members of Guelph Lodge; Lodge Honours; Charter Members; In Memoriam; and past Masters of Guelph Lodge 25

Image of 2017.70.92 - Program

2017.70.92 - Program

Guelph Royal Cycling Club Program, 1971. The program has a white cardstock cover with blue print and an illustration of a cyclist. The program is bound with two staples. The program is sixteen pages with photos of the club, cycling information, club schedule, club members and local advertisers. Inside front cover: Team picture and ads Page 1: Photo of Luc Landuyt and ad Page 2: Canadian Cycling Association Ontario District members, Ontario Junior Development Committee, and Veteran Riders Association members and ads Page 3: Guelph Royal Cycling Club Officers and ads Page 4: Ads Page 5: Gear table for 27" wheels and ads Page 6: Ads Page 7: Mid-week racing contacts and ads Page 8:

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 1967.1.26 - Invitation

1967.1.26 - Invitation

Invitation to St. Andrew Society's Ball & Supper which will take place on Dec. 31st, 1849 at the Wellington Hotel. Rectangular off-white paper card with printed dark brown text. "ST. ANDREW SOCIETY'S BALL / The honor of your Company is requested at a Ball and Supper, at the Wellington Hotel on the Evening of Monday the 31st Instant. / STEWARDS: David Allan, Esq., Col. Hewat, A.J. Fergusson, Esq., J. Hodgert, Esq., Mr. J. Ross, Mr. A. McDonald, C. Davidson, Secretary / TICKETS TEN SHILLINGS. /An answer is respectfully requested. / GUELPH, Dec. 5, 1849." On reverse side is various numbers written in pen and "Wallace" written in pencil.