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NEW FEBRUARY 2023 Evenings with History


February 7 2023 Lecture

Our Guest Speaker:  P. Brian Skerrett

Date:  February 7, 2023

Time: 7:30 pm

Where:  Guelph Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street



This Withering Disease of Conflict:  A Canadian Soldier's Chronicle of the First World War

by Edward Butts

NEW Book Herb PhilpA first-hand account of the First World War through the eyes of Guelph journalist Herbert (Herb) Philp.  Author Edward Butts has woven a narrative of Philp's life and experience as a soldier on the front line, as told through his letters home to his family.  Print and e-book format available.






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Members should have now received their complimentary copy of the 2020-2021 issue of Historic Guelph in the mail.  Not a member?   Easy as pie!  Link to our Online Membership and join now.  

In this issue:

The Spanish Flu Pandemic 1918-1920

The HMCS Guelph

The Bookbinding Industry in Guelph

The Many Lives of C.L.C. Allinson