Catharine Tunney, c.1991

Media Type:
Item Type:
A black and white negative of a portrait of Catharine Tunney.
Catharine Tunney was born at Peterborough, Ontario, on 18 September 1955 and was raised in Oshawa. She move to Brooklin in 1982. Mrs. Tunney served six years in the 1980s as the Whitby representative on the Durham Catholic District School Board, three of which were as chairwoman. In 1992 she joined the Board of Governors of the Whitby General Hospital and was its last chairwoman from 1996 to 1998. She then joined the board of the Lakeridge Health Corporation. Mrs. Tunny served on the Durham District Health Council's acute care study and helped establish the Durham Community Foundation, the Sunrise Rotary Sorichetti Fund and the Amanda Heron Fund. In 1988 she received the Peter Perry Award as Whitby's Outstanding Citizen.
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Width: 1 in
Height: 1.5 in
Personal Name(s):
Tunney, Catharine
Corporate Name(s):
Durham Catholic District School Board ; Whitby General Hospital ; Lakeridge Health Corporation ; Durham Community Foundation
Local identifier:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.9630951790987 Longitude: -78.9580672381592
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:
Copyright Holder:
Photographer Unknown
Recommended Citation:
Catharine Tunney, c. 1998, Photographer Unknown. Whitby Archives A2016_017_026A
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white negative.
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Catharine Tunney, c.1991

A black and white negative of a portrait of Catharine Tunney.