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Catalog Number 2009.32.3335
Object Name Transparency, Slide
Title Hard Hat Sale, 1981
Date 07/1981
Year Range from 1981
Year Range to 1981
Photographer Coulman, Donald
Description Colour slide of several antique cars driving and parked on Wyndham Street for the "Hard Hat Sale." In the left of the photo the sidewalk is under construction with a fence blocking off the area with no cement, several people are standing behind the fence, and one woman is standing on the unfinished sidewalk. In the right of the photo are three men staning in the street between antique cars.In the background on the opposite side of Wyndham are buildings which include the Royal Trust building, the Executive Building across from it in St. George's Square, and at the end of the street is a view of the Armoury (fortress-like building). Also on that side of the street is a triangular-shaped sign on the side of a building with "GOOD FOOD" on it.
Search Terms Wyndham Street
Executive Building
Armoury
Royal Trust
Subjects TRANSPORTATION - AUTOMOBILES
ARCHITECTURE - DOWNTOWN GUELPH
SCENES - STREET
ARCHITECTURE - ARMOURY
CONSTRUCTION
COSTUME - FEMALE
COSTUME - MALE