Murdock Child, November 29, 1947
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- Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
- Media Type:
- Item Type:
- A black and white large format negative of little girl sitting on a box and holding a rattle. The negative envelope refers to the child's last name as Murdock.
- 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:
- 29 November 1947
Width: 5 in
Height: 3 in
- Personal Name(s):
- Ruddy, Marjorie ; Murdock, Stanley
- 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:
- Murdock Child, November 29, 1947, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_493.
- Reproduction Notes:
- Scanned from a black and white large format negative.
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