Yolande Whittall

A very young Yolande Whittall is shown here in her Great-Grandmother’s garden in Moda in winter. The Whittall dynasty were merchant traders in Turkey from 1809 until 1914.

Articles

  • The Whittalls in Winter

    Leaves from a family album

    From Issue 19

    Yolande Whittall looks back at 1930s life in Moda, across the strait from the domes and minarets of Istanbul. In Grandmother Whittall’s garden, where the snow fell deep and crisp, tobogganing parties were laid on for the children. In the kitchen Christmas puddings were stirred, and shooting parties provided the wherewithall for woodcock pie…

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