Gosgrove Child, May 27, 1948
- Mystery Question
- Do you know the name of this child?[Please answer by clicking on the Comments tab]
- Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
- Media Type
- Item Type
- A black and white large format negative of the Gosgrove child taken on May 27, 1947. The negative envelope indicates that the picture was taken at the Spruce Villa Hotel in Whitby, Ontario.
- 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
- 27 May 1948
Width: 5 in
Height: 3 in
- Personal Name(s)
- Ruddy, Marjorie ; Greenhill, Ruth
- Local identifier
- Whitby Online Historic Images Collection
- Geographic Coverage
Latitude: 43.8770246086577 Longitude: -78.9556365901184
- Recommended Citation
- Gosgrove Child, May 27, 1948, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_524.
- Reproduction Notes
- Scanned from a black and white large format negative.