capwell

c. 1960-1970

Template for an advertisement for Capwell's Finer Stores. The ad is pieced together from graphics and cut out text to be used in ads in newspapers, magazines and noitces and was produced by...

1960-1970

Template for an advertisement for the September wool sale. The ad is pieced together from text and graphics and was produced by the graphics department. The ad is for a special customers' advanced...

c. 1960-1970

Template produced by graphics art department for an advertisement for a carpet sale. The ad is pieced together from cut out words and drawings to be copied latter for use in newspapers and or...

c. 1950

Photo shows what appear to be two new store display counters at Capwells in Oakland. Both areas are empty of merchandise. The counters have a curved canopy that says "Womens Shoes" on one curve...

c. 1945

Photo shows the fabric department and the candy counter at Capwells in Oakland. The two departments sit side-by-side near one of the entrances. The candy counter has a glass front showing the...

c. 1935

Photo shows the cosmetic/perfume counters at Capwells in Oakland. Three separate display counter areas all with perfume and cosmetic jars and bottles along with mirror cluttering the surface of...

c. 1950

Photo shows the fabric department at Capwells in Oakland. The photo is taken looking down a row of bolts of fabric sitting side-by-side.

c. 1950

Photo shows the fabric department at Capwells in Oakland. In the center of the photo is a mannequin modeling a dress. Drapped material is hanging from the wall behind her. She is set on a small...

c. 1960

Photo shows the fabric department at Capwells in Oakland. Bolts and rolls of fabric are stacked on various display tables. In the center of the photo, is a mannequin modeling a sleeveless summer...

c.1960

A view of a 5-storey commercial building at center, flanked by a 2-storey and 3 3-storey commercial building. The building at center has a slightly recessed area on the 1st and 2nd floors. The...

1-Dec-46

Handwritten on the back, "streets cleared for unloading freight Sunday Dec. 1st." Photo shows the streets in front of Kahn's and Hastings department stores. The streets are virtually cleared of...

1-Dec-46

Handwritten in blue pencil on the back of the photograph, "Freight being brought into Kahn's Sunday Dec. 1st.--Dec. 7, 1946." Photo shows the street corner at Telegraph and 17th St, in Oakland....

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