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Emanuel Stein Displaying Leisure-O Line of Retail Seafoods, circa 1960

 Item
Identifier: B063.01.0001.00027

Overview

Emanuel Stein is seated behind a table covered with his Leisure-O brand of frozen seafood, which was sold throughout the Western States starting in 1939. This is a photocopy print.

Dates

  • circa 1960

Digital Repository

Emanuel Stein Displaying Leisure-O Line of Retail Seafoods

Rights and Usage Statement

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Extent

1 items (photograph)

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The collection contains materials intentionally assembled by the Ira M. and Peryle Hayutin Beck Memorial Archives of Jews in the Rocky Mountain region. The bulk of the photographs are from or related to various towns in Colorado, but the collection also contains photographs from other states in the western United States.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good 8 x 10 inches black and white

General

reformatted digital
Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: "# 386 Stein family of Pueblo, 1900-1960 info inside." Photocopy of handwritten note inside original envelope: "Taken in Pueblo, Colorado between 1913 and 1914. Max Stein arrived in Pueblo in 1898 (he is the man on the right) after serving as a mounted policeman, he began peddling fruit and vegetables from a wagon. About 1910 he opened a retail grocery store at 1156 4th St., Pueblo. The business is still in the same location but has expanded to become a wholesale food company. Marvin Stein, the present owner, is a third-generation Stein." Handwritten note on back of photocopy: "Emanuel Stein displaying part of his Leisure-O line of retail seafoods sold throughout the west starting in 1939." Handwritten on back of photocopy: "Emanual Stein in Stein Foods, 115 E 4th St, Pueblo, c1960., Business in continuous proprietorship of Stein family for 65 years as of 1981 at original location., #386."

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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