Victory Loan Campaign, c.1941


Description
Creator:
Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
A black and white negative of a car decorated in advertisements for a Victory Loan campaign during World War Two. View is of the front of the car. A picture of Winston Churchill is attached to the front of the Union Jack flag. Above the picture reads "GIVE US THE TOOLS". This negative was found in a box of Marjorie Ruddy negatives and has started to degrade. There is no information about the negative.
Notes:
Victory Loan campaigns were established by the Government of Canada during the World Wars to raise funds for the war effort.

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:
c.1941
Dimensions:
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1 in
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Ruddy, Marjorie
Local identifier:
A2013_040_636A
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8799555926846 Longitude: -78.9421397143554
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:
Victory Loan Campaign, c.1941, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_636A.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white negative.
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Victory Loan Campaign, c.1941


A black and white negative of a car decorated in advertisements for a Victory Loan campaign during World War Two. View is of the front of the car. A picture of Winston Churchill is attached to the front of the Union Jack flag. Above the picture reads "GIVE US THE TOOLS". This negative was found in a box of Marjorie Ruddy negatives and has started to degrade. There is no information about the negative.