Rice Family, c.1937


Description
Creator:
Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
A black and white negative of Dorothy (Rice) Larkin, daughter Frances Larkin, and Mrs. Irene Rice standing on Brock Street South in Whitby, Ontario. A sign for Lee Tow Laundry can be seen in the background.
Notes:
Dorothy (Rice) Larkin was born on 10 March 1915 to Frank J. Rice and Irene Evelyn McGregor Rice in Whitby, Ontario. She married John B. Larkin and together they had three surviving children: Frances, Linda and John. Mrs. Larkin died on 15 May 1978 and is buried in Union Cemetery, Oshawa, 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:
c.1937
Dimensions:
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1.5 in
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Ruddy, Marjorie Georgina ; Larkin, Dorothy Rice ; Larkin, Frances ; Rice, Irene Evelyn
Local identifier:
A2013_040_671A
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8792286602232 Longitude: -78.9421611720276
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:
Rice Family, c.1937, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_671A.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white negative.
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Rice Family, c.1937


A black and white negative of Dorothy (Rice) Larkin, daughter Frances Larkin, and Mrs. Irene Rice standing on Brock Street South in Whitby, Ontario. A sign for Lee Tow Laundry can be seen in the background.