Schweitzer's Grocery Store, Cavalier, N.D.
|Title||Schweitzer's Grocery Store, Cavalier, N.D. |
|Date of Original||between 1905-1910 |
|Description||Interior view of store that sells food. There is a man standing behind a counter with a cash register and scales to measure weight. The back wall is full of shelves and drawers that contain canned goods stacked in pyramids, and goods in small boxes and bottles. There are signs at the top of the wall that say, "Cash the master, credit the slave. Home maple syrup is pure. Small profits make friends. Bengal brand is extra choice. Where we buy or sell, Cash Talks. Pay as you go BUY where you lie, Schweitzers satisfaction baking powder, Cheese… as the Best. Baked beans, table peaches Bengal brand, Bengal apricots, Pineapple home brand, Salmon Bengal brand, Salmon …, Laundry Starch all kinds, none better, tomatoes, sugar corn, peas, Home backed beans, Bengal white cherries, Bengal peaches, home pineapple, Bengal brand plums, home brand salmon, and home brand soups. Other signs on the shelves or counter say, "2 in 1 shoe polish, Nut Meats, Lanpher caps, Bengal Brand, Schepp's, Minute Tapioca, and One pound Tea." Canned goods say, "Peas, White cherries, tomato soup, ox tail soup, chicken soup, Salmon, Stork Salmon, oyster, baking …" |
|General Subject||Business & Industry|
|Subject (LCTGM)||Stores & shops|
Weights & measures
Pembina County (N.D.)
|Item Number||PCHS5022 |
|Format of Original||Photographic prints|
|Dimensions of Original||19 x 24 cm. |
|Transcription||"about 1905-06, about 1910, Jes (arrow pointing to man in photograph)"--Handwritten on front of photograph. |
"Mrs. O. Myers"--Handwritten on back of photograph. "8.26.1"--Printed on back of photograph.
|Notes||Title created by staff. |
This photograph is probably of the Schweitzer Grocery Store in Cavalier, N.D. based on information on a similar picture.
|Bibliographic Reference||Information underneath similar picture on page 10 of: Cavalier, Voices from the Past & Present. Published by the Northeaster North Dakota Heritage Association in June 2000. |
|Repository Institution||Pembina County Historical Society|
|Repository Collection||Pembina County Pioneer Daughters Collection|
|Credit Line||Pembina County Historical Society Photograph Collection (PCHS5022) |
|Rights Management||Copyright status unknown. |
Owned by Pembina County Historical Society.
|Ordering Information||Pembina County Historical Society |
Address: 13572 Hwy 5
Cavalier, N.D. 58220
Phone number: 701-265-4941 or 701-265-4691
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Grant||NHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08 |
|Digital ID||dmPCHS5022 |