Nathan I. Neubauer photograph collection, circa 1878-1951  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Collector
Neubauer, Nathan Ignatius
Title
Nathan I. Neubauer photograph collection
Dates
circa 1878-1951 (inclusive)
Quantity
36 photographic prints (2 boxes) ; various sizes
Collection Number
PH0751
Summary
Photographs of Nathan I. Neubauer, a Jewish merchant in Wenatchee, Washington including his family and the Wenatchee Department Store
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public.

Additional Reference Guides

These materials form part of the Nathan Ignatius Neubauer Papers, which are described and indexed in .

Languages
English
Sponsor
Funding for encoding this finding aid was partially provided through a grant awarded by King County 4 Culture.


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Nathan Ignatius Neubauer (1870-1966) was a Jewish merchant in Wenatchee, Washington. He married Sadye Harris. Two of their children were Marcus and Ronald. Neubauer had business interests in the Mission Investment Company, the Neubauer Building Company, and the Wenatchee Department Store, which he founded in 1902. He sold his department store to J.C. Penny Co. in 1941. He was also active on behalf of the United Jewish Appeal.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection contains photographs from the life of Nathan I. Neubauer. Most of the images are of his immediate and extended family. There are also views of his home in Wenatchee, Washington and the Wenatchee Department Store including Buster Brown and his dog Tige performing at the store.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation, or publication. Contact Special Collections, University of Washington Libraries for details.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Nathan I. Neubauer and Sadye Harris NeubauerReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder item
1/1 1 circa 1878
1/1 2
 Nathan I. Neubauer studio portrait
Loryea, Spokane, Washington (photographer)
circa 1902
1/2 3 circa 1920
1/2 4 August 14, 1935
1/3 5
 Nathan I. and Sadye Neubauer, Seattle
Pandora's Camera Box (photographer)
circa 1950
1/3 6
Nathan I. Neubauer reading a 1905 copy of the Wenatchee Daily World in his home in Wenatchee, Washington
1950
1/3 7
Nathan I. Neubauer in his home, Wenatchee, Washington
circa 1950
1/3 8 circa 1950
1/3 9 circa 1925
1/3 10
Nathan I. Neubauer home, Wenatchee, Washington
undated
box-folder:oversize
2/1 11
Sadye Harris Neubauer
The note on the reverse includes Mrs. Neubauer's maiden name, Harris.
circa 1920
Box/Folder
1/4 12
Sadye in front of car, Wenatchee, Washington
circa 1941
1/4 13
Sadye in front of home, Wenatchee, Washington
circa 1938
1/4 14
Sadye standing outside by her home, Wenatchee, Washington
circa 1950
1/4 15
Sadye, right, with her sisters Etta Bernheimer, left, and Gussie Brown, San Francisco
circa 1925

Marcus Harris NeubauerReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
box-folder:oversize item
2/2 16
Three part photograph showing Marcus Harris Neubauer with toys and dog
circa 1906
2/2 17
Marcus Neubauer as small child wearing chef's uniform sitting in toy cart with dog, Wenatchee, Washington
circa 1906
Box/Folder
1/5 18 1912
1/5 19
Portrait of Marcus Neubauer
T. Gagnon, Wenatchee, Washington (photographer)
circa 1912
1/5 20
Marcus Neubauer in cadet uniform, San Francisco
circa 1916
1/5 21
 Portrait of Marcus Neubauer for military school
Curtis Studios (photographer)
circa 1922
1/5 22
Marcus Neubauer sitting in car, Wenatchee, Washington
1922
box-folder:oversize
2/2 23
Portrait of Marcus Neubauer
circa 1938
Box/Folder
1/5 24
 Ribstein and Neubauer family at Ribstein-Neubauer wedding
Group includes parents of the bride, parents of the groom, and bride and groom.
circa 1925

Ronald Gus NeubauerReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
box-folder:oversize item
2/3 25
Ronald Gus Neubauer as child at Wenatchee Home Products Show with apples exhibit that was later sent by Air Express to President Roosevelt
Simmer Studio (photographer)
1933
Box/Folder
1/6 26
Ronald Neubauer with great great grandfather, William Goldbloom
1937
1/6 27
Portrait of Ronald Neubauer in military uniform
Von Dubell Studio, Williamsburg, Virginia (photographer)
1951

Levy FamilyReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
box-folder:oversize item
2/3 28
Portrait of Milton Levy (Leighton)
Campbell Studio, New York (photographer)
circa 1930
Box/Folder
1/7 29
Portrait of Etta Bernheimer Levy (Leighton)
Apeda, New York (photographer)
circa 1920

Wenatchee Department StoreReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder item
1/8 30 circa 1910
box-folder:oversize
2/4 31
 Exterior of Wenatchee Department Store
T. Gagnon, Wenatchee, Washington (photographer)
circa 1902
2/4 32
 Buster Brown and his dog Tige performing for crowd in front of Wenatchee Department Store
J.B. Bixler , Wenatchee, Washington (photograpaher)
The Brown Shoe Co. hired midgets between 1904 and 1930 to play the character of Buster Brown on promotional tours around the country.
circa 1905-1912
2/5 33-35 circa 1912
Box/Folder
1/8 36
 Nathan I. Neubauer in his office at the Wenatchee Department Store
Schultz Hollywood Studio, Wenatchee (photographer)
circa 1941

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Department stores--Washington (State)--Wenatchee--Photographs
  • Jewish businesspeople--Washington (State)--Wenatchee--Photographs
  • Jewish families--United States--Photographs
  • Jewish families--Washington (State)--Photographs
  • Jewish families--Washington (State)--Wenatchee--Photographs
  • Jewish merchants--Washington (State)--Wenatchee--Photographs
  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)
  • Personal Names :
  • Neubauer, Nathan Ignatius--Photographs
  • Corporate Names :
  • Wenatchee Department Store (Wenatchee, Wash.)--Photographs
  • Geographical Names :
  • Wenatchee (Wash.)--Photographs
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographs