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Industry and business photographs - Guelph Mercury
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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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Scope and content
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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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.