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
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

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.