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Dr. Joseph P. Widney, still learning at the age of 94, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
April 19, 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.
This photograph appears with the article, “WILL THE aged RULE AMERICA?,” Los Angeles Times, 19 Apr. 1936: H3.
Handwritten on negative: Dr. Joseph P. Widney
Text from negative sleeve: 6627—Dr Joseph P Widney (former USC Pres.), [Stamped:] SEP 1936.
Text from newspaper caption: Dr. Joseph P. Widney, 94 years of age, who on top of a full life developed marked musical talent after his 70th birthday and who has written several books following his 80th birthday and is still active. Under an old age pension plan he would have been retired, living on the labor of others, for the past thirty-four years.
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Gaslight fixtures
College administrators
Hand lenses
Older people--California--Los Angeles
Widney, Joseph Pomeroy, 1841-1938
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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