Official ribbon, 1947 Waterloo College Invitation Games


Description
Media Type:
Object
Item Type:
Badges
Description:
Identification ribbon worn by an official at the Waterloo College Invitation Games held at Woodside Park in Kitchener, Ontario on May 3, 1947. The yellow ribbon features purple lettering.
Notes:
In 1935 Waterloo College hosted the first Invitation Games, an annual track and field meet for Central Western Ontario high schools. The Games featured events for male and female athletes. The Waterloo College Invitation Games were suspended from 1941-1945, and resumed in 1946.

Wilfrid Laurier University is located in Waterloo, Ontario. It began in 1911 as the Evangelical Lutheran Seminary of Canada. In 1924 Waterloo College was established, providing courses in post-secondary education. In 1960 Waterloo College became Waterloo Lutheran University, and in 1973 changed its name to Wilfrid Laurier University.
Inscriptions:
Waterloo College Invitation Games May 3rd, 1947 / Official
Date of Original:
1947
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 5cm
Image Height: 21cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
RG-102.14_3.1
Collection:
Waterloo College Invitation Games collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4668 Longitude: -80.51639
Recommended Citation:
Wilfrid Laurier University Archives & Special Collections
Reproduction Notes:
RG-102.14 Disc1
Contact
Wilfrid Laurier University Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

75 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON Canada N2L 3C5

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Official ribbon, 1947 Waterloo College Invitation Games


Identification ribbon worn by an official at the Waterloo College Invitation Games held at Woodside Park in Kitchener, Ontario on May 3, 1947. The yellow ribbon features purple lettering.