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Buildings photographs - Guelph Mercury
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1960-1969, 1975, 1977, 1980-1985 (Creation)
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456 photographs : b&w
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Scope and content
Series consists of photographs of various buildings in Guelph and Wellington County such as banks, hotels, community centers, town halls, post offices and libraries. Photographs also illustrate construction, renovation and demolition activities and in some cases activities taking place within those structures. Of note are photographs of buildings that were demolished during the 1960s such as the old Mahoney home, the Carnegie Public library and the city market building. The John McCrae home and its restoration are also featured in this series. Included are residential homes and apartment buildings built in the 1840s, 1860s, and 1880s respectively.
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Restrictions on access
Access to these records is restricted for conservation reasons. Please contact the Guelph Public Library archivist to gain access to these records.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Donor-held copyright in these records has been transferred to the Guelph Public Library. Permission of the Guelph Public Library is required for publication.
A smaller set of Canadian Press photographs were found within this collection. These images have not been released as it is not clear the Guelph Public Library holds copyright to these photographs.
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As records continued to be processed, more photographs will be added to this series.