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Ayr Foundry, Ayr, Ontario

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1861
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of a drawing of the Ayr Foundry, Ayr, Ontario.
  1 image
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P000829
Material Details
Drawings
Physical Description
11.4 cm (W) X 8.3 cm (H)
12.2 cm (W) X 8.9 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1861
Date of Publication
1861
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of a drawing of the Ayr Foundry, Ayr, Ontario.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Foundries
Ayr Foundry (Ayr, Ont.)
Place
Ayr, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Ayr, Ontario
Notes
Drawing appears on the 1861 Tremaine's Map of the County of Waterloo.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Waterloo Historical Society
Collection
Photograph Collection
Images
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Cambridge Grist and Flour Mill, Preston, Ontario

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1861
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of a drawing of the Cambridge Grist and Flouring Mills, Preston, Ontario.
  1 image
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P000828
Material Details
Drawings
Physical Description
11.4 cm (W) X 8.3 cm (H)
12.2 cm (W) X 8.9 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1861
Date of Publication
1861
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of a drawing of the Cambridge Grist and Flouring Mills, Preston, Ontario.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Maps
Mills
Cambridge Grist and Flouring Mills (Preston, Ont.)
Place
Preston, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Preston, Ontario
Notes
Drawing appears on the 1861 Tremaine's Map of Waterloo County. The mill was built by John Erb in 1807.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Waterloo Historical Society
Collection
Photograph Collection
Images
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Galt Knitting Company

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1902
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of a drawing of the Galt Knitting Company, which was located in Galt, Ontario.
  1 image
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P000814
Material Details
Drawings
Physical Description
11.4 cm (W) X 7.6 cm (H)
12.7 cm (W) X 8.9 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1902
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of a drawing of the Galt Knitting Company, which was located in Galt, Ontario.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Mills
Textile industry
Galt Knitting Company (Galt, Ont.)
Place
Galt, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Galt, Ontario
Notes
The Galt Knitting Company was founded in 1881 by Adam Warnock. The company manufactured a large variety of knitted underwear, eiderdowns shoe linings and knitted specialties. Known as Tiger Brand Knitting Company since 1954, the company manufactured a wide range of fashion sportswear until its closure in 2005. This drawing appeared in the book "Picturesque and Industrial Galt" published by Jaffray Bros., in 1902.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Waterloo Historical Society
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Motto of the Berlin Public Library

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1908 and 1916]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
An ink drawing of the motto of the Berlin Public Library, which has been mounted on a black mat. The illustration depicts a lit lamp on top of a book, surrounded by leaves and branches. The motto "Scientia est potentia", meaning "Wisdom is power," appears inside a ribbon below the lamp and book.
  1 image
Description Level
Item
Creator
Miller, Carl, Artist
Bradley, Eva, Designer
Accession Number
P010258
Material Details
Drawings
Physical Description
12 cm (W) X 9.6 cm (H)
15.2 cm (W) X 12.7 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[between 1908 and 1916]
Scope and Content
An ink drawing of the motto of the Berlin Public Library, which has been mounted on a black mat. The illustration depicts a lit lamp on top of a book, surrounded by leaves and branches. The motto "Scientia est potentia", meaning "Wisdom is power," appears inside a ribbon below the lamp and book.
Storage Location
PB2
Name Access
Miller, Carl
Bradley, Eva
Subject Access
Emblem pictures
Public libraries
Kitchener Public Library
Berlin Public Library (Kitchener, Ont.)
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
Images
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