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William and Emily Wadley celebrate 68 years of marriage, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
January 31, 1936
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.
Mr. and Mrs. Wadley sit together in their usual pew with a part of the rest of the congregation visible behind them.
The octogenarian couple has been married for 68 years, and according to church members have not missed a service at the Trinity Methodist Church in years. They have three sons, three daughters, eight grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
Similar photograph appears with the article, "Long-Wed Pair Feted," Los Angeles Times, 20 Jan 1936: A8.
Text from negative sleeve: 3457 - Mr + Mrs. W. G. Wadley came to LA from Louisiana in 1911 photographed in pew @ Trinity Methodist Church - they never miss service 68th wedding ann. 1/19/36 [stamped:] Jan 31 1936
Handwritten on negative: 147 147 Mr + Mrs. W. G. Wadley- 1/19/36
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Older people--California--Los Angeles
Spouses--California--Los Angeles
Pews--California--Los Angeles
Methodist churches--California--Los Angeles
Anniversaries--California--Los Angeles
Wadley, Emily, b. 1850 or 51
Wadley, William G., 1848-1937
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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