The Journal of San Diego History
SAN DIEGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY QUARTERLY
Summer 1988, Volume 34, Number 3
Thomas L. Scharf, Editor
This home at 3969 Third Ave. in San Diego was the home of Harrie Wimmer from 1919 to 1927. It is presently slated to be demolished.
A 1936 Junior League planning meeting included Harriet Wimmer (far right). Others are: left to right, Mrs. Sydney Doods (Harriet’s sister), Mrs. Gilbert Jones, Mrs. Thomas Hamilton, Mrs. Alan Klauber and an unidentified woman. Seated on the floor is Mrs. C. Wesley Hall.
Harriet Wimmer and Joe Yamada who became business partners in 1960.
In the 1960s Harriet Wimmer received an award from fellow design professionals, including Michael Theilacker (second from left), Jim Hubbell (next to right) and Homer Delawie (right).
Everett Gee Jackson’s portrait of Mrs. John (Harriett) Wimmer.
THE PHOTOGRAPH on page 223 is by Corey Braun; on page 224 by the San Diego Junior League; those on pages 226 and 227 are courtesy of Wimmer and Yamada. The painting on page 230 was reproduced through the assistance of Eileen Jackson.