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Jaccard's Jewelry Stor...
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Carrie Westlake Whitne...
Citizens Historical As...
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...
September 23-29, 2005
Feature story on Tivol Jewels which has a store on the Country Club Plaza, in Overland Park's Hawthorne Plaza and one due to open next year in Briarcliffe Village in the Northland. The company was founded...
Folder contains an advertising card for F.G. Altman, dealer in jewelry located at 725 Main Street.
Folder contains an invitation with envelope to the opening of the first Jaccard Watch and Jewelry Co. store in Kansas City, Missouri, located at 815 Main, the invitation dated Sept. 10th, 1888. Folder...
Jaccard Jewelry Company
Folder contains information on the Jaccard Jewelry Company, or the House of Jaccard's jewelry stores in Kansas City, established here in 1888 by the Jaccard family of Switzerland and St. Louis.
Home Trust Company Building
Full frontal and partial side view of the Home Trust Company located at 1117-19 Walnut. Gradwohl Jewelers is visible next door at 1121 Walnut. Gate City Optical Company is located in the Home Trust Building....
J. W. Jenkins' Sons Music Co.
Full frontal and partial side view of the J. W. Jenkins Sons' Music Co. located at 1013-15 Walnut. Shows also American Optical Company and Devoe Paint and Varnish Products, as well as the Jaccard Jewelry...
Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights
Full frontal and side evening view of building located on northwest corner of Broadway and Nichols Road. Shows Helzberg Jewelry Store as occupant.
Full frontal and side view; located at 9th and Main. Shows Hurst's Jewelry and Loan Company as occupant.
Full frontal view of the Merry Building; located at 1009-11 Walnut. Businesses noted in the building include: Merry Optical Company, Nisley's Shoes, Cady & Olmstead Jewelry, and Hoefer Jewelry Company....
January 17, 1892
Full side view of Deardorff Building covered with ice after a fire; located at 11th and Main. Advertisement sign on street reads Mercer's Jewelry Store. Includes two uniformed policemen or firemen in view....
Kansas City in Caricature
Illustrated caricature of Calvin Norton, a local jewelry store owner.
The New 10-Story Hotel for Twelfth and McGee Streets
Illustration and caption about the new 10-story Mercer Hotel at 12th and McGee Streets in 1912, "erected by J. R. Mercer of the Mercer Jewelry Company" and designed by architects "Kurfiss & Michaelis."...
Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance
Illustration and description for "T. J. Turner, agent, dealer in watches and jewelry, no. 526 Main Street."
George H. Edwards
Information about George Edwards, mayor starting in 1916 and president of the Edwards-Ludwig-Fuller Jewelry Company, born in Saint Louis in 1860 and moving to Kansas City about 1888.
Jaccard's Jewelry Store
Interior view; located at 315 Main.
A KC Gem
September 5, 2010
Interview, with photographs, of Harold Tivol, owner of Tivol jewelry stores. Tivol, who sold the company to his daughter, Cathy, continues as chairman of the board. Tivol discusses his family, his own...
An Interview With Fred Curls, Sr.
Interviewer: Ella Pruitt. Interview recorded March 11, 1976. 2 sound cassettes (ca. 60 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 2 sound discs; digial; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to...
Joe Montanari's Fine Art of Jewelry
February 1, 2007
Joe Montanari and his employees make fine custom jewelry in the Montanari workshops at 48th and Belleview.
John C. Egner Fire Department Scrapbook Finding Aid
John C. Egner was Fire Chief of the Kansas City Fire Department from 1906 to 1918. His name has been associated with this item. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, photographs, brochures, and various...
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