Jacqueline Barr photograph collection, circa 1900-1956  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Barr, Jacqueline V
Jacqueline Barr photograph collection
circa 1900-1956 (inclusive)
13 photographic prints (3 folders) ; sizes vary
Collection Number
Members of the Jewish families, Friedman, Wolfson, and Brown families, and views of the Friedman & Wolfson Menswear store
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Entire collection can be viewed on the Libraries’ Digital Collections website. Permission of Visual Materials Curator required to view originals. Contact Special Collections for more information.

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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Jacqueline Vera Barr was born August 3, 1914 in Seattle. She owned and operated Barr's Apparel and was a member of Temple De Hirsch Sinai and Hadassah. Jacqueline died August 10, 2002 at the age of 88.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Photographs of various Friedman and Wolfson family members at Friedman & Wolfson Store in Seattle and other locations.

Other Descriptive InformationReturn to Top

Forms part of the Washington State Jewish Archives.

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top


Container(s) Description Dates
Folder item
1 1  Esther Friedman circa 1900s
1 2  Interior of Friedman & Wolfson Menswear store at First Avenue and Columbia Street, Seattle.
David L. Wolfson on right, possibly Mitchell Wolfson behind counter.
circa 1900s
1 3  Mary (Friedman) Brown
Lynn and Cram, Seattle (photographer)
circa 1906-1909
1 4  Five men inside Friedman & Wolfson Menswear store at First Avenue and Columbia Street, Seattle.
David L. Wolfson on right next to glass counter full of straw hats, possibly Mitchell Wolfson behind counter.
circa 1910
1 5  Jacob Friedman circa 1910s
1 6  Jennie Friedman, founder and first president of Hebrew Ladies Free Loan Society circa 1915
2 7  Mitchell Wolfson in WWI Navy uniform
H.E. Wale, Bremerton (photographer)
circa 1919
2 8  Jacqueline (Wolfson) Barr sitting with arms around Ruth Wolfson (Robinson) next to Mary (Cohen) Sussman and several people in background circa 1930s-1940
2 9  David L. Wolfson
Richard Gray Robinson, Bremerton (photographer)
circa 1930s-1940s
2 10  Hyman Brown
Ralston, Seattle (photographer)
circa 1930s
2 11  Lena (Friedman) Jaffe holding Marilyn (Robinson) Beegle with Esther (Friedman) Wolfson at Alki, Seattle circa 1940
2 12  Julius Friedman in lawn chair 1956
OS4 13  Photograph of Honor Roll Plaque for Young Men's Hebrew Association members who served in WWI
Grady, Seattle (photographer)
The plaque was carved and presented by Leo A. Meltzer. The photograph, taken in a studio, may have been meant to stand as a surrogate for a recipient named on the plaque

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographs