Ontario Ladies' College Baccalaureate, June 4, 1939


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Creator:
Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
A black and white negative of the Baccalaureate service at Ontario Ladies' College in Whitby, Ontario on 4 June 1939. In this view the people attending the service are standing in the pews.
Notes:
The Baccalaureate service was part of the Commencement Exercises for the graduating class of Ontario Ladies' College. All of the students of the school attended the evening service at the United Church. The senior class wore caps and gowns and listened to the keynote speaker, Reverend Peter Bryce, D.D.

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
Local identifier:
A2013_040_927C
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Images Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8785945204076 Longitude: -78.9328914576721
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:
Ontario Ladies' College Baccalaureate, May 1939, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_927C.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white negative.
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Ontario Ladies' College Baccalaureate, June 4, 1939


A black and white negative of the Baccalaureate service at Ontario Ladies' College in Whitby, Ontario on 4 June 1939. In this view the people attending the service are standing in the pews.