Pioneer Spirit

January 1, 1983

The Journal of San Diego History
SAN DIEGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY QUARTERLY
Winter 1983, Volume 29, Number 1
Thomas L. Scharf, Managing Editor

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Abraham Klauber with his wife

Page iv. Pioneer San Diego merchant Abraham Klauber with his wife.

Julius Wangenheim

Page 1. Klauber would later form a partnership with Julius Wangenheim in 1897 to create the Klauber Wangenheim Company.

Simon Levi

Page 5. Simon Levi joined his uncle, Samuel Steiner, and Abraham Klauber in 1876 to form Steiner, Klauber & Company. The firm later became Klauber & Levi in 1883.

 Klauber and Levi employees

Page 5. Klauber & Levi employees, c. 1889

An interior of the Klauber Wangenheim Company

Page 11. An interior of the Klauber Wangenheim Company, c. 1919.

Pay Day brand label for Klauber Wangenheim Company

Page 12. A “Pay Day” brand label for Klauber Wangenheim Company stated that “Every package is good, sound, wholesome food.”

A company portrait in 1923

Page 12-13. A company portrait in 1923

Klauber Wangenheim Company drivers and their delivery trucks

Page 15. The Klauber Wangenheim Company drivers and their delivery trucks about 1936.

An earlier vehicle

Page 15. An earlier vehicle (c. 1930).

 

THE PHOTOGRAPHS are from the San Diego History Center’s Title Insurance and Trust Collection.