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Name Volk, Wendell D. (1886-1953)
Born 4/14/1886
Birthplace New York, NY
Notes Buried at Arlington National Cemetery.
Married May 29, 1931 in NYC.
Occupation Major in the Army
Served in World War I and II
Spouse Jessie McCoig
Children None
Deceased 2/27/1953
Deceased Where El Paso, TX

Associated Records

World War I - 1974.02.0670

Information on Lovell residents serving in the military during World War I. Located in the file category "Military".

Volk Family Box 1 - 2006.23.0056

A 10Hx15Wx12D archival record storage box of Volk Family material organized under the following categories: -"Art As an Expression of Life" by Douglas Volk (4 copies) -Correspondence, 1931 -Correspondence, 1932 -Correspondence, 1933 Jan. 1 - Aug. 31 -Correspondence, 1933 Sept. -Correspondence, 1933 Oct. 1 - Oct. 14 -Correspondence, 1933 Oct. 15 - Oct. 31 -Correspondence, 1933 Nov. -Correspondence, 1933 Dec. 1 - Dec. 15 -Correspondence, 1933 Dec. 16 - Dec. 31 -Correspondence, 1934 -Correspondence, 1935 -Correspondence, 1936 -Correspondence 1937 - 1942 -Correspondence, 1948 - Coffrespondence with Oliveanne Kimball-Scott, 1987-1998 -Hewnoaks Brochures & Descriptions -Hewn

1903 Account Book for Sabatos Rugs - 2008.52.0054

The 1903 account book for the Volk's Sabatos Rugs business. It includes diagrams for weaving. Located in Box 6 Business Ledgers.

The Fire Fly - 2010.01.0002

"The Fire Fly, A Periodical of Fearless Endeavour" printed by Wendell Volk. There are three issues dated: Aug. 4, 1900 (2 copies); Aug. 23, 1900; Sept. 3, 1900 (2 copies). Located in the file category "Publications". Taken from the Spring 2015 Newsletter: In 1900, Wendall Volk printed three issues of a newsletter called The Fire Fly: A Periodical of Fearless Endeavour. The publication was intended "for the Advancement of Sociability, Fire Side Industry and Fishing and the edification of its Readers". It included essays, poetry, local news, humor, and advertisements. The first edition, dated August 4, 1900, included the following news of "Lovell and Vicinity". Mr. Charles’ s

Volk Family Box 2 - 2011.01.0013

A 10Hx15Wx12D archival record storage box of Hewnoaks material containing the following: #521 Hand painted Ceiling Tile from Hewnoaks #696 Framed Announcement of Prize Won by Douglas Volk #697 Wendell Volk Plaque #698 Wendell Volk Plaque #699 Bear Figurine by Wendell Volk #759 Wooden Goat Toy #760 Capt. Wendell Volk's WWI Army Bag #1176 Greeting Card Copper Plate signed Jessie & Wendell, 1940-1941 Scrapbook of Photographs during Wendell Volk's WWI Service Scrapbook of Wendell Volk's War Record with the Following Description: "Entered Officers Training Camp May 14, 1917 Discharged as Capt. Aug. 18, 1919 Commission Capt. Engineers USR Feb. 16, 1920" "Chapters in the History of t

Image of Wendell Volk - 2006.23.0029

Wendell Volk - 2006.23.0029

A passport photo of Wendell Volk.

Image of Wendell Volk and Pets - 2006.23.0027

Wendell Volk and Pets - 2006.23.0027

Two photos of Wendell Volk in uniform with his dog and cat.

Image of Wendell Volk Rowing with his Dog - 2006.23.0030

Wendell Volk Rowing with his Dog - 2006.23.0030

Wendell Volk with his dog in a row boat.

Image of Wendell Volk - 2006.23.0031

Wendell Volk - 2006.23.0031

A passport photo of Wendell Volk.

Image of Wendell Volk in Uniform - 2006.23.0032

Wendell Volk in Uniform - 2006.23.0032

Wendell Volk in uniform.

Image of Wendell Volk and the Seasled - 2006.23.0034

Wendell Volk and the Seasled - 2006.23.0034

Three photos of Wendell Volk and the Seasled on Kezar Lake.

Image of Wendell Volk, March 13, 1931 - 2006.23.0035

Wendell Volk, March 13, 1931 - 2006.23.0035

Wendell Volk. The photo is signed "to Jessie from Wendell March 13, 1931". 2 copies.

Image of Wendell Volk by a Waterfall - 2006.23.0040

Wendell Volk by a Waterfall - 2006.23.0040

Wendell Volk standing by a waterfall. 2 copies.

Image of Jessie & Wendell Volk - 2006.23.0041

Jessie & Wendell Volk - 2006.23.0041

Jessie and Wendell Volk.

Image of Jessie & Wendell Volk - 2006.23.0054

Jessie & Wendell Volk - 2006.23.0054

Jessie and Wendell Volk sitting in a boat on the shore of what looks like Kezar Lake.

Image of Wendell Volk, 1931 - 2006.65.0017

Wendell Volk, 1931 - 2006.65.0017

Portrait of Wendell Volk by the photographer Vivian Akers in 1931.

Image of Portrait of Leonard Volk - 2007.63.0003

Portrait of Leonard Volk - 2007.63.0003

Painting of Leonard Volk in a frame made by Wendell Volk. Taken from Photo CD #2.

Image of Wendell Volk - 2008.52.0025

Wendell Volk - 2008.52.0025

Wendell Volk sitting on a beach.

Image of Jessie & Wendell Volk - 2008.52.0017

Jessie & Wendell Volk - 2008.52.0017

Jessie and Wendell Volk outside of Hewnoaks. Also on Photo CD #3. Used in the Spring 2015 Newsletter.