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Gatzert-Schwabacher family papers, 1878-1945 (bulk 1893-1900)
BANC MSS P-B 215 v.1; BANC MSS P-B 215 oversize folder 1; BANC MSS P-B 215
Collection Overview

Title:

Gatzert-Schwabacher family papers, 1878-1945 (bulk 1893-1900)

Creator/Contributor:

Gatzert, Babette Schwabacher.

Creator/Contributor:

Wells, Fargo & Company

Abstract:

Part I, v. 1 - Testimonials and memorials for Bailey Gatzert (1829-1893), pioneer Seattle merchant. v. 2 - Messages of condolence received by Mrs. Babette Schwabacher Gatzert at her husband's death; letters received on death of her brother, Louis Schwabacher; miscellaneous letters from family and friends. v. 3 - Scrapbook kept by Mrs. Gatzert (chiefly obituary clippings for her husband, family and friends) Receipt from Wells Fargo & Company to Mesdames Gatzert and G. Weed for shipment of coin contributed for yellow fever sufferers at Grenada, Mississippi, 1878, pasted in. Also, clippings concerning Columbia River steamer, Bailey Gatzert, and Jan. 4, 1904 edition, The Reform Advocate, Jewish periodical. Part II - Newspaper articles, 1934-1945, pertaining to Schwabacher Brothers and Company, "Seattle's oldest Business House."

Date:

1878 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-wa
Gatzert family -- Archives
Schwabacher family -- Archives
Gatzert, Bailey -- 1829-1893
Schwabacher, Louis -- 1837-1900
Bailey Gatzert (steamship)
Jews -- Washington (State)
Yellow fever
Ships
Seattle (Wash.) -- Commerce

Note:

Part I, v. 1 in oversize folder.
Gatzert-Schwabacher family papers, BANC MSS P-B 215, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Babette Schwabacher Gatzert came from a family prominent in Seattle and San Francisco business circles.
In English.

Type:

Scrapbooks.
Clippings.
Family papers.

Physical Description:

1 portfolio, 1 oversize folder (0.37 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS P-B 215 v.1
BANC MSS P-B 215 oversize folder 1
BANC MSS P-B 215

Origin:

Washington (State)