Series F45-0-4 - Buildings photographs - Guelph Mercury

image 07 image 12 image 16 Homestead in Fergus once owned by early pioneers Building new homes in Guelph and district Ambassador Hotel Former Customs Building - prepare for demolition Guelph Customs building clock stopped before demolition Former Guelph branch of the Bank of Montreal Old Custom Building - last of building to come down the tower Old Custom Building last of building comes down Christmas decorations on City Hall Aberfoyle Mill St. Joseph's Hospital bell Carnegie Library reference area Massey Library - OAC MacDonald Institute Library Guelph Board of Education One of Guelph's early homes Fergus House was site of early library
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Buildings photographs - Guelph Mercury

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CA ON00126 F45-F45-0-4

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  • 1960-1969, 1975, 1977, 1980-1985 (Creation)

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456 photographs : b&w

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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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Access to these records is restricted for conservation reasons. Please contact the Guelph Public Library archivist to gain access to these records.

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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.

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