Archive: ThisDayInGuelphHistory

This Day In Guelph History: February 14, 1869

To commemorate Canada’s sesquicentennial and Guelph’s 190th anniversary, Guelph Museums and the University of Guelph have teamed up to present This Day in Guelph, Ontario, Canada History – Old news gets a modern twist as we revisit news stories from the past 150 years. February 14, 1869  The Mercury’s proprietors, John McLagan and James Innes,…

This Day In Guelph History: January 31, 1871

To commemorate Canada’s sesquicentennial and Guelph’s 190th anniversary, Guelph Museums and the University of Guelph have teamed up to present This Day in Guelph, Ontario, Canada History – Old news gets a modern twist as we revisit news stories from the past 150 years. January 31, 1871 The Guelph Daily Mercury and Advertiser reported that…

This Day In Guelph History: February 26, 1872

To commemorate Canada’s sesquicentennial and Guelph’s 190th anniversary, Guelph Museums and the University of Guelph have teamed up to present This Day in Guelph, Ontario, Canada History – Old news gets a modern twist as we revisit news stories from the past 150 years. February 26, 1872 The Council of Agricultural and Arts Association visited…

This Day In Guelph History: January 7, 1878

To commemorate Canada’s sesquicentennial and Guelph’s 190th anniversary, Guelph Museums and the University of Guelph have teamed up to present This Day in Guelph, Ontario, Canada History – Old news gets a modern twist as we revisit news stories from the past 150 years. January 7, 1878 The Guelph Maple Leafs were awarded the professional…

This Day In Guelph History: January 6, 1893

To commemorate Canada’s sesquicentennial and Guelph’s 190th anniversary, Guelph Museums and the University of Guelph have teamed up to present This Day in Guelph History – Old news gets a modern twist as we revisit news stories from the past 150 years. January 6, 1893 Lord Stanley, after whom the Stanley Cup is named, made…

This Day In Guelph History: January 24, 1885

To commemorate Canada’s sesquicentennial and Guelph’s 190th anniversary, Guelph Museums and the University of Guelph have teamed up to present This Day in Guelph, Ontario, Canada History – Old news gets a modern twist as we revisit news stories from the past 150 years. January 24, 1885 A municipal plebiscite made Guelph the first Temperance…

This Day In Guelph History: January 11, 1888

To commemorate Canada’s sesquicentennial and Guelph’s 190th anniversary, Guelph Museums and the University of Guelph have teamed up to present This Day in Guelph, Ontario, Canada History – Old news gets a modern twist as we revisit news stories from the past 150 years. January 11, 1888 The Guelph Daily Mercury and Advertiser reported that…

This Day In Guelph History: January 19, 1897

To commemorate Canada’s sesquicentennial and Guelph’s 190th anniversary, Guelph Museums and the University of Guelph have teamed up to present This Day in Guelph, Ontario, Canada History – Old news gets a modern twist as we revisit news stories from the past 150 years. January 19, 1897 The Guelph Daily Mercury and Advertiser reported that Guelph…