Unidentified Woman and Child, c.1940s
- Mystery Question
- Can you identify the woman and child in this photograph?[Please answer by clicking on the Comments tab]
- Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
- Media Type
- Item Type
- A black and white medium format negative of an unidentified woman and young child taken outside. In this view the woman is kneeling down with her arm around the young child.
- 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: 2.5 in
Height: 3.5 in
- Personal Name(s)
- Ruddy, Marjorie
- Local identifier
- Whitby Online Historic Images Collection
- Geographic Coverage
Latitude: 43.8796462608064 Longitude: -78.9421397143554
- Recommended Citation
- Unidentified Woman and Child, c.1940s, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_409.
- Reproduction Notes
- Scanned from a black and white medium format negative.