Page iv. Pioneer San Diego merchant Abraham Klauber with his wife.
Page 1. Klauber would later form a partnership with Julius Wangenheim in 1897 to create the Klauber Wangenheim Company.
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.
Page 5. Klauber & Levi employees, c. 1889
Page 11. An interior of the Klauber Wangenheim Company, c. 1919.
Page 12. A “Pay Day” brand label for Klauber Wangenheim Company stated that “Every package is good, sound, wholesome food.”
Page 12-13. A company portrait in 1923
Page 15. The Klauber Wangenheim Company drivers and their delivery trucks about 1936.
Page 15. An earlier vehicle (c. 1930).
THE PHOTOGRAPHS are from the San Diego History Center’s Title Insurance and Trust Collection.