Thompson Children, November 21, 1939
Description
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Creator
Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Negatives
Description
A black and white negative of two young girls and a baby. In this view a young girl is sitting in a chair with her arm around a baby. Another young girl is standing beside the chair. All three children are facing the photographer.
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
21 November 1939
Dimensions
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1 in
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Ruddy, Marjorie ; Thompson
Local identifier
A2013_040_825B
Collection
Whitby Online Historic Images Collection
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.879831860126 Longitude: -78.9421397143554
Recommended Citation
Thompson Children, November 21, 1939, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_825B.
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from a black and white negative.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
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Thompson Children, November 21, 1939


A black and white negative of two young girls and a baby. In this view a young girl is sitting in a chair with her arm around a baby. Another young girl is standing beside the chair. All three children are facing the photographer.