Cattle on a Country Road, May 23, 1938
Description
Creator
Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Negatives
Description
A black and white negative of cattle grazing along a country road. Wooden rail fences line the fields along the road. Sheep are visible in the distance. The negative envelope states that the unidentified road is in "Durham County".
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
23 May 1938
Dimensions
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1.5 in
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Ruddy, Marjorie
Local identifier
A2013_040_984B
Collection
Whitby Online Historic Images Collection
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.943856328125
Recommended Citation
Cattle on a Country Road, May 23, 1938, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_984B.
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from a black and white negative.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Cattle on a Country Road, May 23, 1938


A black and white negative of cattle grazing along a country road. Wooden rail fences line the fields along the road. Sheep are visible in the distance. The negative envelope states that the unidentified road is in "Durham County".