Baby Shower, c.1938


Description
Creator:
Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
A black and white negative of three women at a baby shower. In this view the woman on the left is sitting on the floor and watching the woman on the chair hold up a gift. The woman on the right is facing the photographer. The negative envelope refers to two of the women as Hazel Wagner and Iris Beauty.
Notes:
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.1938
Dimensions:
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1.5 in
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Ruddy, Marjorie Georgina ; Wagner, Hazel ; Beauty, Iris
Local identifier:
A2013_040_729C
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8798937264374 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:
Baby Shower, c.1938, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_729C.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white negative.
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Baby Shower, c.1938


A black and white negative of three women at a baby shower. In this view the woman on the left is sitting on the floor and watching the woman on the chair hold up a gift. The woman on the right is facing the photographer. The negative envelope refers to two of the women as Hazel Wagner and Iris Beauty.