Mary Brawley & K. Berton, February 1938


Description
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Creator:
Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
Black and white negative of Ms. Mary Brawley and K. Berton posing for a portrait in February 1938 taken at the Ontario County Courthouse in Whitby, Ontario. In this view Mary is sitting in the chair and K. Berton is sitting on the arm of the chair.
Notes:
Mary Gartshore Brawley was born 6 March 1909 at Toronto, Ontario to Robert H. and Elizabeth Fernie Brawley. Her family moved to Whitby in 1915. From 1931 to 1935 Ms. Brawley was the acting Sheriff of Ontario County. She was the first female in Ontario to hold that position at the time. Ms. Brawley married Ian Blake McKay on 22 August 1942. They had one daughter, Sandra. Mary passed away on 17 December 1990 at Ajax, Ontario. She is buried in Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens, Whitby, Ontario.
Date of Original:
February 1938
Dimensions:
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1.5 in
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Ruddy, Marjorie Georgina ; Brawley, Mary Gartshore ; Berton, K.
Local identifier:
A2013_040_920C
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photograhps Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8754855909812 Longitude: -78.9434057170104
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:
1938
Copyright Holder:
Marjorie Ruddy
Recommended Citation:
Mary Brawley & K. Berton, February 1938, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_920C.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white negative.
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Mary Brawley & K. Berton, February 1938


Black and white negative of Ms. Mary Brawley and K. Berton posing for a portrait in February 1938 taken at the Ontario County Courthouse in Whitby, Ontario. In this view Mary is sitting in the chair and K. Berton is sitting on the arm of the chair.