“Making a Royal City” Civic Identity Formation in Late 19th Century Guelph

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“Making a Royal City” Civic Identity Formation in Late 19th Century Guelph
Date:
February 6, 2018 7:30 am
Updated:
January 30, 2018

“Making a Royal City” Civic Identity Formation in Late 19th Century Guelph

Location

St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
161 Norfolk St.
Guelph, ON
N1H 4J7

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Event Description

Jack McCart will investigate the origin and use of the appellation “Royal City” and its relationship to civic identities within the newly inaugurated City of Guelph. He will use archival and newspaper sources to examine civic celebrations during royal visits to the city.

Additional Details

Contact:
Bob Moore