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.