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Family tree of the wealthy Wendel family of New York, 1932
Date Created and/or Issued
April 22, 1932
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Related to Los Angeles Times article, "Passport Prized by Heirs Apparent; Book May Be Key To Riches." 23 Apr. 1932: pg. A1.
Family tree for the wealthy Wendel family of New York. The last of the direct descendants, Ella Wendel, died in 1931. She left her multi-million-dollar estate to several charities. In the wake of her death, 2303 people from across the country filed claims challenging her will. Among them were Anna Wendel of Los Angeles and her children, Frederick Wendel, Helen Wendel Hannah and Lorene Wendel Johnson.
Text from negative sleeve: Wendel, Ella, 1932
b&w nitrate negative
Family Trees
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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