Group of Unidentified Men, c.1945


Description
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Creator:
Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
Black and white negative of a group of unidentified men wearing suits and standing in two lines on the steps of a building. Two large pillars are visible in the background.
Notes:
This negative was part of a negative strip that was found rolled up in a wooden box without any identification of the people or places in the photographs. Written on the wooden box: Marjorie Ruddy negs 45 each.

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.1945
Dimensions:
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1.5 in
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Ruddy, Marjorie Georgina,
Local identifier:
A2013_040_849B
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photograhps Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8797699937504 Longitude: -78.9422255450439
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
This item is protected by the Canadian Copyright Act and is intended for one-time use only. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). It is your responsibility for obtaining these permissions.
Copyright Date:
1945
Copyright Holder:
Marjorie Ruddy
Recommended Citation:
Group of Unidentified Men, c.1945, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_849B.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white negative.
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Group of Unidentified Men, c.1945


Black and white negative of a group of unidentified men wearing suits and standing in two lines on the steps of a building. Two large pillars are visible in the background.