[Sutherlin Jewelry Store]

[Sutherlin Jewelry Store]

Date: unknown
Creator: J. C. Watkins Photography
Description: Photograph of the people inside Sutherlin's Jewelry Store in Port Arthur, TX. Three people are behind the counter to the left, one woman and two men. To the right are an elderly man and a young girl. There are various suitcases, watchbands, and instruments on top of the counter. By the man and young girl are a double bass in a plastic cover and an acoustic guitar.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
 Kimbrough's Jewelry Store Early 1900's

Kimbrough's Jewelry Store Early 1900's

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Shown in the picture are Mr. and Mrs. C.L. Kimbrough in front of the Kimbrough Jewelry Store and New south Land Co. Soon after 1900, Claude L. and Beatrice Menier Kimbrough left their home in Mississippi and came to Texas for relief of Mr. Kimbrough’s asthma and emphysema. They arrived in Beeville in 1905 and opened a jewelry store on the corner of Washington and Bowie streets. The Kimbrough’s and their children, “Bee” Kimbrough and Claude L., Jr., “Skeeter”, remained in Beeville for the rest of their lives. Bee’s husband was oil man, Marion Young.
Contributing Partner: Bee County Historical Commission
[Jewlers' Business Card]

[Jewlers' Business Card]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: A fragment of a business card from the C. B. Moore Collection. Text says "[...]arbox & Bro., [Je]welers, [...]49 Union Street, Nashville."
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Businesses in Lavaca County Courthouse Square]

[Businesses in Lavaca County Courthouse Square]

Date: unknown
Creator: Fey and Braunig
Description: Photograph of a building on the Lavaca County Courthouse Square. The sign above the store reads, "Optician, watches, clocks, and jewelry," and a sign to the right reads, "The New Era Newsbook and Job Office." The building is two stories high and has a wooden awning around the building. Men, women, and children are standing on the sidewalk outside.
Contributing Partner: Friench Simpson Memorial Library
[Receipr from Otto Wettstein, January 30, 1899]

[Receipr from Otto Wettstein, January 30, 1899]

Date: January 30, 1899
Creator: Wettstein, Otto
Description: Receipt from Otto Wettsein, "The Liberal Jeweler," for C. B. Moore of Chambersville, Texas for a watch ordered by Linnet Moore. There is a note regretting the delay in getting the watch to Linnet.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Clipping: Otto Wettstein]

[Clipping: Otto Wettstein]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Newspaper clipping of a biographical article about Otto Wettstein, a jeweler. The article discusses several pieces of specialty jewelry that Wettstein had designed as well as his other interests. The reverse contains snippets of other articles including one about a terrier that killed nearly 50 expensive birds, part of an article regarding a mining company expedition, and updates on the stock exchange.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
Exterior of Building

Exterior of Building

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of the Busch Jewelers store on Cypress St. in Abilene. The building has a concave front entrance with eight small display windows and cars parked in front.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Mack Eplen's Drivateria

Mack Eplen's Drivateria

Date: 1954
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a drive-in restaurant identified as Mack Eplen's Drivateria on Treadaway Street. There is a building with a sign that says "Mack Eplen's," and two people are standing outside of it. In the front, there is a carport with intercoms for ordering underneath it; there is also a car parked underneath it. In the background, there are other buildings. In the foreground, there is a street.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Busch and Sons Jeweler's Window #1

Busch and Sons Jeweler's Window #1

Date: 1960
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a view of a display window at Busch and Sons Jewelers. Inside the window, there is a display of silverware, teacups, and pans. Text on top of one part of the silverware display says "70 Pieces All the Stainless Steel Tableware You'll Ever Need... $19.95 Reg. $31.98." A sign on the floor says "Today's Style for the Future Bride." In the background, there is a view through another window of jewelry cases.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Busch and Sons Jeweler's Window #2

Busch and Sons Jeweler's Window #2

Date: 1960
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a view of a display window at Busch and Sons Jewelers. Inside the window, there is a display of silverware, teacups, and pans. Text on top of one part of the silverware display says "70 Pieces All the Stainless Steel Tableware You'll Ever Need... $19.95 Reg. $31.98." A sign on the floor says "Today's Style for the Future Bride." In the background, there is a view through another window of jewelry cases.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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