Collection C6 - Archival photographs collection - Guelph Public Library

Unidentified house (Crieff?) Benham (Ernest Hamilton) Benham (Ernest Hamilton) Boardman, George Boys, Shirley and "Highland Lassie" Bradshaw, Albert T. Byerly, Clara Belle Howie Collins, Joe Cowan, Walter Crowe, Edith and Maude Griffin
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Archival photographs collection - Guelph Public Library

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  • Graphic material

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This collection was formerly known as the Archives A collection.

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ON00126 C6

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  • [ca. 1850]-[ca. 1990] (Creation)
    Guelph Public Library Archives

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Physical description

ca. 1200 photographs

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Custodial history

Precise custodial information for most photographs in this collection is unknown. In the 1980s, the archivist of the Guelph Public Library began assembling the various photographs that were found throughout the Library and centralized their storage in a newly created archives. These photographs formed the basis of this collection. Newer donations of individual photographs received by the archives are accessioned into this collection.

Scope and content

This collection consists of photographs collected by the Guelph Public Library archives. The photographs offer a wide range of images covering various aspects of the City of Guelph and its history.

The collection is arranged sequentially by an old reference code (A). The item listings of these records found in the Archive's photographic database still retain this old reference code.

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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

The copyright status of these photographs varies across the collection. Please contact the Guelph Public Library archivist for more details. Permission of the Guelph Public Library is required for publication.

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Further accruals of records are expected.

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