Carter Jewelers - Jackson MS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jdwms_1950
N 32° 18.260 W 090° 10.719
15S E 765653 N 3577666
Quick Description: Carter Jewelers - Jackson MS
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 1/11/2009 1:49:44 PM
Waymark Code: WM5J0V
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member jdwms_1950
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Long Description:
Carter Jewelers
Established in 1849 by Carl J. Von Seutter as the Carl J. Von Seutter Jewelry and Art Emporium, this business was once located in the Majestic Arcade Building on Capitol Street. In 1918, one of Von Seutter's employees, John C. Carter, purchased the store. After his death in 1946, Lee G. Letwinger bought the business and moved it to this location. Purchased by Jerry Lake in 1997, Carter Jewelers is considered one of the oldest continuously operating jewelry businesses in the United States.
Date Installed:: 2007/01/01

Organization that placed the object:: Mississippi Department of Archives and History

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