Romayne C. Martin

Abstract/Description: Image shows full-length portrait of Romayne C. Martin, wife of Palos Verdes Project landscape architect, Farnham Martin, and one of the earliest and most influential woman during the early years of the Palos Verdes Project. Ms. Martin is shown wearing a dress with buttons on the front, holding an open book, and sitting on a stone bench located at entrance of home on Via Anita, with a stone wall and vegetation behind and next to her. Ms. Martin was instrumental in establishing the Palos Verdes School District and the Palos Verdes Library District for which she served as a trustee, and served in multiple community organizations.
Subject(s): Martin, Romayne C.
Portraits
Palos Verdes Estates (Calif.)
1921-1930
Date Created: 1926-11-00