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Presentation of keys for car to the Victorian Order of Nurses, October 1947


Description
Creator:
Ruddy, Marjorie Georgina, 1908-1980, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
A black and white photograph of Mayor William Davidson (left) presenting the keys to Mrs. Frank Wells (right), President of the Victorian Order of Nurses. In the centre is the VON nurse who used the car, Miss Julia Myers. The picture was taken in front of Donald Motor Sales in Whitby.
Notes:
A branch of the Victorian Order of Nurses was started in Whitby in 1914. A two day canvass of the community at the end of September 1947 raised enough money to purchase a blue Stylemaster business coupe from Donald Motor Sales at the north east corner of Dundas Street and Ash Street where this photograph was taken.
Date of Original:
October 24, 1947
Dimensions:
Width: 10 cm
Height: 12 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 10cm
Image Height: 12cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
18-011-003
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.88342
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian copyright law. No restrictions on use.
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Whitby Public Library
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405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Presentation of keys for car to the Victorian Order of Nurses, October 1947
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Presentation of keys for car to the Victorian Order of Nurses, October 1947


A black and white photograph of Mayor William Davidson (left) presenting the keys to Mrs. Frank Wells (right), President of the Victorian Order of Nurses. In the centre is the VON nurse who used the car, Miss Julia Myers. The picture was taken in front of Donald Motor Sales in Whitby.