Luther Lamotte and Ed Bretschneider on horseback   Save
Luther Lamotte and Ed Bretschneider on horseback
Description: Photograph showing Luther Lamotte and Ed Bretschneider on horses at the River Ridge Riding and Polo Club. The legible part of the handwriting on the photograph reads: "To Ruth, with a smile while on Dick Luther." The caption beneath the photograph reads: "Luther Lamotte and Ed Bretschneider." Ruth Weinman Herndon (1907-2002) 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. The Weinmans were a prominent German-American family in central Ohio throughout the twentieth century. Ruth 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: MSS1344AV_B03_BOOK01_014
Subjects: Horseback riding; Horses--Training; Societies and clubs; Cultural Ohio--Ohio Sports; Animals; Men
Places: Columbus (Ohio); Franklin County (Ohio)