One of the rooms in the Guelph Civic Museum contains Mercury front pages from key moments of history. They include the sinking of the Empress Of Ireland, which I noted a few weeks back from my visit to the Canadian Museum of History.
The end of the Great War was another one.
As was the beginning of another world war.
VE Day is seen here in the edition of the day.
Two different days in American history, two different presidents, two different fates.
And of course 9/11.
This is a publication page printing the Constitution Act when it came into effect.
The development of the University of Guelph is also examined here in the museum.
We started on our way out, pausing above the children's activity area.
I took this shot below.
And I finished with this display on lacrosse, a sport created by First Nations peoples. To close out the month tomorrow and the following day, as well as this series as a whole, we'll go to another destination in Guelph.