Precise custodial information for most of the audio visuals records in this collection is unknown. In the 1980s, the archivist of the Guelph Public Library began assembling the various audio visual materials that were found throughout the Library and centralized their storage in a newly created archives. These records formed the basis of this collection. Newer donations of individual audio visual materials received by the archives are accessioned into this collection.
Scope and content
This collection consists of audio visual materials collected by the Guelph Public Library archives. These records cover a wide range of topics covering various aspects of the City of Guelph and its history. Included are materials created by Edward Johnson, the Guelph Light Opera Company, the Guelph Youth Orchestra, and Tamarack. Fonds also contains Roger's television episodes, the unveiling and dedication of a sculpture commemorating John Galt, the histories of Eden Mills, St. Joseph's Hospital, and Guelph's covered bridge.