This Day In Guelph History: January 20, 1954

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 20, 1954

“Guelph doubling school population”: The Guelph Mercury reported that within 10 years’ time, schools registration will double, needing twice the number of teachers and accommodation.

Yellowed newspaper page with burgundy block type overlay text reads This Day in Guelph History #Canada150 #Guelph190.

Posted by Sarah Ball on January 20, 2017

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