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Jemina Melinda Bingham on her 100th birthday, with family members, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
May 12, 1935
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Related to the article “Homage Paid to Mothers, Day Observed by Los Angeles, Program in Hollywood Bowl Outstanding Event in Celebrations.” Los Angeles Times, 13 May 1935: A1. The article states: … Among the mothers who received special attention yesterday was Mrs. Jemina Melinda Bingham of 5364 Lemon Grove avenue. It was her 100th birthday. Members of her family gathered … Mrs. May Townsend, a niece … two of her children, Dr. Lura B. Nelson … and George S. Bingham … granddaughter, Mrs. Florence McGillis … her two children, Jimmy and Donald [McGillis] …
Jemina Melinda Bingham, in dark dress with lace collar and corsage, seated in patterned armchair, with two boys perched on chair arms, three women and one man standing behind her, with window at left and fireplace at right. The photograph was taken at her home at 5364 Lemon Grove Avenue.
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: Bingham, Jemina Melinda, 1935, old timer
Handwritten at edge of negative: Jemina Melinda Bingham, in center seat
At lower right corner of negative: 133
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Bingham, George S., 1868-1958
McGillis, James Nelson, 1925-1991
Bingham, Jemina Melinda Russell, 1835-1936
McGillis, Donald Manson, 1928-1998
Townsend, May E., 1865-1948
Nelson, Lura Bingham, 1870-1954
McGillis, Florence Olivia Nelson, 1901-1966
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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