Sailing on Lake Ontario, c.1936
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- Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
- Media Type:
- Item Type:
- A black and white negative of two people in a sailboat on Lake Ontario. View is of the sailboat from the shore. Two other sailboats can been seen in the background.
- Marjorie Georgina Ruddy (1908-1980) was a prominent Whitby photographer and the only commercial photographer in Whitby during the 1930s and 1940s. Marjorie was the official photographer for the Whitby Police Department starting in the 1930s and as a result took many photographs of car accidents, fingerprints and crime scenes. (Station Gallery. Whitby Through the Lens Photographs by Marjorie G. Ruddy, 1935-1948. Whitby: Station Gallery, 2010.)
- Date of Original:
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1.5 in
- Personal Name(s):
- Ruddy, Marjorie
- Local identifier:
- Whitby Online Historic Images Collection
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- Creative Commons licence:
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- Copyright Statement:
- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
- Recommended Citation:
- Sailing on Lake Ontario, c.1936, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_185A.
- Reproduction Notes:
- Scanned from a black and white negative.
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