Ruth Weinman Herndon and William Weinman photograph   Save
Ruth Weinman Herndon and William Weinman photograph
Description: Photograph showing Ruth Weinman Herndon and her father, William Weinman, on the hill that was to become the site of their Frank Packard-designed house on Roxbury Road in the Marble Cliff neighborhood of Columbus. Ruth was a life-long resident of Columbus, Ohio. Born September 6, 1907, she was the daughter of Henrietta Heinmiller Weinman (1869-1957) and William Nelson Weinman (1868-1950), owner of the Weinman Pump Manufacturing Company. Ruth Weinman (1907-2002) lived with her parents at 380 King Avenue in Columbus until 1914, when her parents hired Columbus architect Frank Packard to build a home at 1445 Roxbury Road in Marble Cliff. After graduating from Columbus School for Girls in 1925, Ruth studied sociology at Ohio State University, graduating in 1929. She married L. Kermit Herndon. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL06051
Subjects: Columbus (Ohio); Ohio Economy--Architecture and Engineering; German Americans; Children; Families
Places: Columbus (Ohio); Franklin County (Ohio)