Garden at Inverlynn, June 1936


Description
Creator:
Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
A black and white negative of a garden at Inverlynn. The house can be seen in the background. Inverlynn house was built at the intersection of Raglan and Giffard Street (1300 Gifford Street) in 1860 for William Laing (1818-1891). In 1870, the house was purchased by George McGillivray (1813-1894). Since 1870, the house has belonged to descendants of the McGillivray family.
Notes:
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:
June 1936
Dimensions:
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1.5 in
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Ruddy, Marjorie
Local identifier:
A2013_040_190A
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Images Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8779913079782 Longitude: -78.9591985636902
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Garden at Inverlynn, June 1936, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_190A.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white negative.
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Garden at Inverlynn, June 1936


A black and white negative of a garden at Inverlynn. The house can be seen in the background. Inverlynn house was built at the intersection of Raglan and Giffard Street (1300 Gifford Street) in 1860 for William Laing (1818-1891). In 1870, the house was purchased by George McGillivray (1813-1894). Since 1870, the house has belonged to descendants of the McGillivray family.