Residence of John Dryden


Description
Creator:
Unkonwn
Media Type:
Image
Object
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
Black and white negative depicting an image of the Dryden family residence. The plants and lawn are well manicured and there appears to be a vine growing up the sides of the brick house. Two large trees flank the photograph.
Notes:
This brick house was built in 1835 on lot 20 of Concession 7 in Whitby Township. It was located on the north side of the the 7th Concession, east of Thickson Road. A second story was added to the house in 1926. It was the residence of James Dryden (1806-1881), John Dryden (1840-1909), William A. Dryden (1881-1949), and John Dryden (1913-2005). The property, known as Maple Shade Farm, was owned by the Dryden family from 1832-1965.
Date of Original:
c.1900
Date Of Event:
c.1900
Dimensions:
Width: 6 px
Height: 7 px
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
28-000-007
Collection:
Whitby Historic Photographs
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.9592135883669 Longitude: -78.9408874511719
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Whitby Archives
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from copy negative.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
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405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Residence of John Dryden


Black and white negative depicting an image of the Dryden family residence. The plants and lawn are well manicured and there appears to be a vine growing up the sides of the brick house. Two large trees flank the photograph.