Series F45-0-5 - Industry and business photographs - Guelph Mercury

New sewage plant begins operation Antiquated steam shovel stands idle in Fergus North Borneo visitors to Imperial Tobacco Company Walter Dixon draws winners names at opening of new addition House by Gordon Homes Ltd. House being sold by Stark-Janecek Ltd. Realtor House being sold by Bowen and Bortolotti Ltd. Bailey and Dearing Real Estate Brokers National Standard's Co. of Can. Ltd. plant in Guelph nears completion Newly opened Manning Motors Ltd. Viceroy Aluminium Ltd. Officials Daymond Home Furnishings celebrates 25th anniversary in Royal City Steele's Wire Springs Ltd. New plant on Speedvale Ave. Vienna Restaurant - Downtown Guelph Pattison Furniture - Fergus Ferguson's Hardware and the Red and White Market - Fergus Canadian Tire and Max Elkins Mens Wear - Fergus Fergus Ladies Wear Crichton Equipment and Supply Co. Eaton's Co.
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Industry and business photographs - Guelph Mercury

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CA ON00126 F45-F45-0-5

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  • [between 1960 and 1977], 1980-1985 (Creation)

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571 photographs : b&w
1 photograph : color

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Series consists of photographs of local business and industries in Guelph and Wellington County. Included are restaurants, shops and stores, garages and various industries such as the Hart Chemical and Allis Chalmer Rumely plants, and Armet Industries respectively. Photographs also illustrate the supply of goods and services, food, tobacco, furniture, clothing, real estate and construction. Also included are photographs of business people such as the manager of Simpson Sears and the Bell Telephone Company of Guelph. Of note are photographs of shops and stores in Stone Road Mall when it first opened. These records document the industrial and business activities of Guelph and Wellington county.

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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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