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1. Walter Jaccard Walter Jaccard 1938 Biographical sketch of Walter Jaccard, chairman of the board of the Jaccard Jewelry Corporation at 1017 Walnut Street. He was born in Saint Louis in 1870 and joined his father's Jaccard Watch & Jewelry...

2. Walter Jaccard Walter Jaccard March 22, 1905 Biographical sketch of Walter Jaccard, "president of the Jaccard Jewelry Company of Kansas City," born in Saint Louis in 1870 and coming to Kansas City about 1888 as an employee of the company under his...

3. The Kansas City School of Watchmaking The Kansas City School of Watchmaking 1950 Photo and text about the Kansas City School of Watchmaking with its "major unit" at 1224 Admiral Boulevard and founded in 1936 by Gustave Van Erp.

4. Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City //1911, ca. Business at 1407-1409 Wyandotte Street, "manufacturers of drug, bank, jewelry, store and office fixtures."

5. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Charles Hoefer, "of the Woodstock-Hoefer Watch and Jewelry Company," born in Wisconsin in 1855 and coming to Kansas City in 1885.

6. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of George Edwards, "member of the upper house of the city council and president of the Edwards & Sloane Jewelry Company and the Mercantile Bank," born in Saint Louis in 1860 and arriving...

7. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Louis Oppenstein, "one of the firm of Oppenstein Brothers, jewelers, and a member of the upper house of the city council." Born in Chicago in 1874 and coming to Kansas City in 1902 as...

8. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Fred Goldman, president of the Goldman Jewelry Company, born in Topeka, Kansas, in 1886 and entering his father's jewelry business about 1913, moving the store to 1107 Walnut Street in...

9. Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development 1890 Photo and description of Herman Oppenheimer, founder in 1880 of H. Oppenheimer & Company, "wholesale dealers in watches, diamonds, jewelry, etc.," at "Nos. 706 Main and 707 Delaware streets."

10. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of George Edwards, "president of the Edwards & Sloane Jewelry Company of Kansas City," born in Saint Louis in 1860 and arriving in Kansas City in 1889, taking over a jewelry business the...

11. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Charles Hoefer, "of the Woodstock-Hoefer Watch & Jewelry Company," born in Wisconsin in 1855 and coming to Kansas City in 1887, establishing his watch and jewelry business that year,...

12. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Samuel Everett Woodstock, or Samuel Woodstock, "president of the Woodstock-Hoefer Wholesale Jewelry Company of Kansas City." Born in New York in 1846 and coming to Kansas City in...

13. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Oscar Kaempff, "the head of the oldest jewelry manufacturing establishment of the city," born in Baltimore in 1871 and coming to Kansas City in 1874. Also "vice president of the...

14. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of John Landes, "purchasing agent for the board of public works of Kansas City," born in Pennsylvania in 1846 and starting out a a jeweler in Sedalia, Missouri, before coming to Kansas...

15. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Illustrated caricature of Calvin Norton, a local jewelry store owner.

16. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Caricature of P. Stephen Harris of the Harris-Goar Jewelry Company.

17. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Illustration and description for "T. J. Turner, agent, dealer in watches and jewelry, no. 526 Main Street."

18. Kaempff Jewelry Kaempff Jewelry circa 1911. Description of the jewelry store located in the New Shukert Building.

19. James Kenmuir James Kenmuir 1908 Biographical sketch of James Kenmuir (1838-1902), "associated with the jewelry trade" of Kansas City, a native of Ireland emigrating to Kansas City in 1873 with "a store on Main Street" between 7th and...

20. Jaccard's Jewelry Store Jaccard's Jewelry Store 1898-1899 Photo of the jewelry store's interior "said to be the most richly furnished salesroom in the West."