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ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0223
CATEGORY   Business, Retail
SUBCATEGORY   Office and stationery
TITLE   Corpus Christi Office Supply
DESCRIPTION   Interior of view of Corpus Christi Office Supply in Corpus Christi, Texas. Three women stand behind a glass display case at the rear of the store. The woman on the left is Ruth Crow. The office supply was owned by Lester Gunst, Sr., and his son Lester Gunst, Jr. The two also owned Gunst Music (pictured in negative 976:0021:0219) and Corpus Christi Book and Stationery (negative 976:0021:0222). This office supply store sold fountain pen desk sets, bottles of paste, quart bottles of ink, ringbinder notebooks, ledger books, adding machine tape, waste cans, and wood soap. Note the cuspidor on the floor.
PERSONAL NAME   Crow, Ruth. (aacr2)
SUBJECT   Interiors. (lctgm)
Office equipment and supplies industry. (lcsh)
Sales personnel. (lctgm)
Stationery trade. (lcsh)
Stores & shops. (lctgm)
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi. (lcsh)
Women. (lcsh)