Series F45-0-15 - Parks and recreation photographs - Guelph Mercury

Foam in Speed River Construct new dam in Eramosa Township Easter egg hunt in Exhibition Park Transform former old mill swimming site New picnic shelter close to shade trees and grassy lawns Speed River clear of ice New foot bridge over Riverside Park Plan of proposals for Riverside Park area Old City Hall Bell CPR Trestle Over Speed River New Abattoir at Guelph Reformatory Crowd enjoys water and beach at Lake Puslinch Popular spot during heat wave Canoe-Tilting enjoyed at water carnival Map details Grand Valley Watershed and proposed new dam Guelph's famous floral clock at Riverside Park Fergus swimming pool Make ready for swim time in Riverside Park Laying large pipe for new sanitary sewer Kids man the fort
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Parks and recreation photographs - Guelph Mercury

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CA ON00126 F45-F45-0-15

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  • 1960-1964, 1966-1968, 1975, 1977, 1980-1983, 1985 (Creation)

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471 photographs : b&w

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Series consists of photographs of local parks and recreational areas in Guelph and Wellington County. Included are photographs of John Galt gardens, swimming areas, Guelph's floral clock, playgrounds and amusement rides in Riverside park. These records document recreational opportunities in the City of Guelph and surrounding areas.

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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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