Group of Unidentified People, May 1939


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 people sitting on lawn chairs in a backyard. There is a dog lying down in the centre of the group.
Notes:
The negative envelope refers to the woman in the photograph as Lucille and Kay.

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:
May 1939
Dimensions:
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1.5 in
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Ruddy, Marjorie Georgina
Local identifier:
A2013_040_927B
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:
1939
Copyright Holder:
Marjorie Ruddy
Recommended Citation:
Group of Unidentified People, May 1939, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_927B.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white negative.
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Group of Unidentified People, May 1939


Black and white negative of a group of unidentified people sitting on lawn chairs in a backyard. There is a dog lying down in the centre of the group.