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Filkin family photos
Posted by: Steven Tweed (ID *****2605) Date: September 28, 2008 at 17:30:04
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I stumbled acroos a box of family photos at a local antiques mall.
The subject matter is quite extrordinary, as it deals primarily with the Filkins family in the Bishop, CA and San Diego, CA area from 1905-1942.
I am listing the inscriptions on photos found.
Please e-mail me, Steve Tweed, at
I will be happy to share images.
Here are the pic inscriptions:

Pic#1- February,1915- Bertha, Martha and Rothwell Banker in Okla.
Pic#2-Mrs. Cloyd Smith's oldest sister and Margaret Diestel's children.
Aunt Mag Sherman
93- Dec. 9th, 1943
(we had just been here 2 weeks)
Donald (on her left. Taller and more slender) 3 yr. 10 mo.
Richard (on right stocky and blonde) 2 years 3 mo.
Pic #3- Walter W. Filkin and grandchildren
Meredith's son, nearly 4
Warren's daughter, 4 yrs.
August, 1942
Pic#4-Meredith Filkins and 4 yr. old son
Warren Filkin and children, 2 and 4
Mary Eleanor Filkin
August, 1942
Pic #5- Ellen Marie Welk
Pic#6- Jessie Parker Filkin
Pic#7- Filkin Children's party,1910
Adults: Ada Filkin, right end
Grace Goit nearer center
Pic#8- Grace
Pic#9-Walter Warren Filkin
Pic#10- Walter Filkin & hi three grandchildren
Aug 21, 1942 at Kansas City, MO
On his right knee,
Meredith's(youngest daughter's) son, nearly 4 years old.
On his left knee, Warren's daughter, 4 years old.
Betwee, Warren's son, 2 years old.
Pic #11- Mary Eleanor
Aug. 21, 1942
at Kansas City, MO
Pic #12-
Robert Andrew Axtell, 15 weeks old
Pic #13-At the Dixon Farm 1930
Miss Sally, Miss Elizabeth, Grace Goit Wells, Miss Gussie and brother Abe Dixon
Pic #14 Taken in 1948 to celebrate being 85 years old- Mabel S. Landis
Pic #15- Mrs. Sutton, Maude Sutton Wiggins and Jimmie, Lou, Alice Sutton and mother at Mrs. S.'s Oct. 15, 1924
Pic #16- Ellen Marie Welk and her mother
Pic # 17- April 7, 1938
Upon our arrival in Honolulu-in front of our cottage at Halekulani ("the house that stands well with heaven") Lillian Hotchkins
Pic # 18-Jessie McCullom on vacation trip, "up north" perhaps Alaska
Pic # 19- Sadie Earle Stanley
Pic #20- Filkin Children's Party 1910
(Grace at right)
Pic #21- Party for Mary Eleanor Filkin (second from left end) and Warren (center front) 1910

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