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1. Biography of Louis Oppenstein (1875-1938), Jeweler Biography of Louis Oppenstein (1875-1938), Jeweler 1999

2. Biography of Barnett Helzberg Sr. (1902-1976), Businessman Biography of Barnett Helzberg Sr. (1902-1976), Businessman 1999

3. Jaccard Jewelry Advertisement Jaccard Jewelry Advertisement March 7, 1905 Ad for the jewelry company at 1034 Main Street with an illustration of the "official Souvenir Spoon of Kansas City, Missouri."

4. Tiffany Heads Back to Plaza Tiffany Heads Back to Plaza March 13, 2004 After a 20-year absence, Tiffany and Company, the New York jewelry retailer, designer, manufacturer, and distributor founded in 1837, returns to the Country Club Plaza. It will locate in the northeast...

5. Jaccard Jewelry Stores Jaccard Jewelry Stores April 12, 1905 Article about the jewelry manufacturing business's operations.

6. Helzberg Diamond Shops Helzberg Diamond Shops June 28, 1905 Article describes the beginnings of the Helzberg retail jewelry business. The author writes that Barnett Helzberg opened his first shop on August 18, 1920, at age 17, at 532 Minnesota Avenue, in Kansas...

7. Tivol Marks Century Milestone Tivol Marks Century Milestone January 1, 2010 Article profiles Tivol jewelers of Kansas City, a company celebrating its 100th-year anniversary. The business was founded in 1910 by Jewish immigrant Charles Tivol. It is currently headed by CEO Cathy...

8. Our President's Biography Our President's Biography Summer//1998 Biographical article about Joe Montanari, "the 1998 elected president of the Westport Historical Society" and "the president of Montanari Fine Art Jewelers" established on Westport Road about 1973 and...

9. His Coins at Museum Show U. S.: Commemorative Issues His Coins at Museum Show U. S.: Commemorative Issues September/6/1953 Biographical article about Joseph Schmandt, an 83-year-old "retired jeweler of 2115 West [73rd Street Terrace], Johnson County, Kansas." Native of Germany emigrating to Kansas City in the early 1900s as...

10. Emerging from Father's Shadow: Schottenheimer, Stowers, Tivol, Rose, McCallister Emerging from Father's Shadow: Schottenheimer, Stowers, Tivol, Rose, McCallister June//1995 Biographical description of Tom Tivol, "president of Tivol Jewels since the mid-1980s" and his father Harold Tivol and his grandfather Charles Tivol, founder of the company in 1910.

11. 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...

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 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...

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 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...

15. Helzberg Diamonds Helzberg Diamonds 2002 Book includes a short history of Helzberg Diamonds, a long time Kansas City area jewelry business. The first store was opened by Morris Helzberg on Minnesota Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas in 1915. The...

16. Our Travelers Our Travelers October 1, 1901 Brief biographical article about Edgar Harris Snow, or Edgar Snow, "one of the most successful jewelry traveling salesmen out of Kansas City," representing Woodstock, Hoefer & Company, wholesale jewelers....

17. Our Travelers Our Travelers November 1, 1901 Brief biographical article, with photographic portrait, about Noble Fuller, a traveling jewelry salesman "representing Edwards & Sloane Jewelry Company, Kansas City." Fuller was born in about 1872 in Illinois...

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

19. Samuel Everett Woodstock Samuel Everett Woodstock June 1, 1901 Feature article which gives a portrait and biographical sketch of Samuel Woodstock of the firm of Woodstock, Hoefer & Co. of Kansas City, Missouri. Mr. Woodstock is a wholesale jeweler who was born in...

20. Louis Meyer Louis Meyer October 1, 1901 Feature biographical article, with photographic portrait, about Louis Meyer, president of the Meyer Jewelry Company in Kansas City. Meyer was born in Washington, D.C., in 1859 and "entered the jewelry...