Shearer Fire, August 31, 1948


Description
Creator:
Ruddy, Marjorie Georgina, 1908-1980, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Black and white photograph of firefighters fighting a house fire.
Notes:
The frame house in this photo belonged to Thomas Shearer and was located at 215 Perry Street in Whitby, Ontario. The fire occurred on August 31, 1948. This house was repaired and the Shearer family continued to live there for some time. The house has since been demolished.
Inscriptions:
Envelope: 48-7 / Shearer fire / Perry St Whitby / Aug 31/48 (4)
Date of Original:
August 31, 1948
Date Of Event:
August 31, 1948
Dimensions:
Width: 5 in
Height: 3 in
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Ruddy, Marjorie Georgina ; Shearer, Thomas
Local identifier:
A2013_040_1190
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8825831458625 Longitude: -78.9411449432373
Copyright Statement:
This item is protected by the Canadian Copyright Act and is intended for one-time use only. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). It is your responsibility for obtaining these permissions.
Copyright Date:
1948
Copyright Holder:
Marjorie Ruddy
Recommended Citation:
Shearer Fire, August 31, 1948, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_1190.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white large format negative.
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Shearer Fire, August 31, 1948


Black and white photograph of firefighters fighting a house fire.