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ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0160
CATEGORY   Business, Retail
SUBCATEGORY   Food store
TITLE   Weil Brothers grocery store
DESCRIPTION   View of the meat counter of Weil Brothers grocery store loated at Lawrence and North Mesquite Streets in Corpus Christi, Texas. Two men (seen also in negative 976:0021:0159) in white aprons stand behind a deli case displaying meat. On top of the case are both a cash register and scale. A can of Rath corned beef sits on the counter. This store was owned by Albert, Moise, and Julian L. Weil. Advertised on the wall are Nueces and H and H coffees. At far right is a refrigerated case containing milk bottles.
SUBJECT   Butchers. (lcsh)
Grocers. (lctgm)
Grocery stores. (lctgm)
Interiors. (lctgm)
Men. (lcsh)
Self-service stores. (lcsh)
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi. (lcsh)