Volume 50

Creating a Global Guelph: Contextualizing The Last Fifty Years of Population Growth

November 23, 2018 — Author: Debra Nash-Chambers Publication Date: 2011   MulticulturaI FestivaI   Photo Credit: Meghan Maxted   The description of Guelph, Ontario posted on the City website in the fall of 2011, proudly advertises that the Royal City has a lot to offer current residents and newcomers. The profile states that Guelph is: A vibrant community of 118,000 people, Guelph is ranked among...

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Creating a Culture and Heritage of Change: Fifty Years of Arts, Culture and Heritage in Guelph

November 23, 2018 — Author: Susan Ratcliffe Publication Date: 2011   A city founded by a novelist, playwright, and journalist was destined to be a cultural city. When ]ohn Galt arrived at the appointed place on that rainy night in 1827, he described his "theatrical assault on a maple tree". The scene in the dark forest on the edge of the rushing river, the...

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The Beginnings of The Guelph Historical Society

November 23, 2018 — Author: Ross W. Irwin Publication Date: 2011   City Halt, Views of Guelph, the Royøl City, Canadian Illustrated News, May 10' 1879 Canadian Illustrated News, Vol. XIX, No. 19, Page 296. Reproduced From Library and Archives Canada's Website Images in the News: Canadian Illustrated News.   Guelph newspapers, for half a century from 1866, took a continuing interest in local...

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Norfolk Street United Church Celebrates 175 Years of Service to The Guelph Community

November 23, 2018 — Author: Ken Russell Publication Date: 2011   Norfolk Church exterior, ca. 1865. Image courtesy of Wellington County Museum & Archives, Gordon Couling Collection, slide 11203   Standing solidly at the base of Catholic Hill, in the shadow of the magnificent Church of Our Lady Immaculate, is another older, limestone church that for the past 155 years has served the citizens...

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Inaugural Ceremony: 2010 to 2014 Guelph City Council

November 23, 2018 —   Inaugural Ceremony: 2010 to 2014 Guelph City Council (97.2 KB)

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