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Wedgle, Ellis, 1895-1973


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Bessie and Ellis Wedgle 50th Anniversary, 1964 March

Identifier: B063.05.0013.00096
Overview Bessie and Ellis Wedgle sit front row centered surrounded by unidentified individuals at the Wedgle's 50th anniversary party.
Dates: 1964 March

Bessie Wedgle Wedding Dress

Identifier: B124

Ellis and Bessie Ruttman Wedgle were married in Denver in 1914 after a brief courtship.The two arrived in the United States around 1912, Ellis emigrating from Poland and Bessie from Russia. In Denver, Ellis worked as a pawnbroker, and Bessie was a seamstress. They lived in Denver's west-side immigrant community and raised four children there. The collection consists of one item, the wedding dress worn by Bessie Wedgle in 1914.

Dates: between 1911-1914

Wedding Portrait of Bessie and Ellis Wedgle, 1914 March 17

Identifier: B063.05.0041.00113
Overview Wedding portrait of Ellis and Bessie Wedgle.
Dates: 1914 March 17

Wedgle Family, circa 1920

Identifier: B063.05.0013.00095
Overview Formal studio portrait of the Wedge family. Back row left to right are Joe, Bessie, Ellis, and Harry; middle row left to right are Shlomo, Rifka, and Morris; and front row left to right are Esther and Isadore.
Dates: circa 1920