Regional History


Illustration showing the Sleeman brewery and residence XR1 MS A801 (Box 7, File 36)

Illustration showing the Sleeman brewery and residence XR1 MS A801 (Box 7, File 36)

Alongside the Sleeman family's successful career in brewing and malting, they also significantly contributed to local politics and the development of the city’s infrastructure. The following historical sketches highlight some of the areas that the Sleeman family has contributed to Guelph’s regional history.