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Identifier: P0602

Title: Rice Family Collection

Description: In the 1850s the Reuss family emigrated from Germany to St. Louis where they changed their name to Rice. Jonathan Rice was the first vice-president of Rice Stix Dry Goods Company, which was founded in 1862. He married Aurelia Stix the daughter of his business partner. Their only surviving son, Charles Marcus Rice married May Nanette Goldman in 1908. The Rice Family Collection contains portraits, cabinet cards and snapshots of Rice family members and their houses. It also contains some postcards and a small album holding about 70 identified negatives. See also the Charles M. Rice Collection (collection 632). See also the Charles M. and May Goldman Rice Family Papers in the MHS Archives. Subjects include: Charles M. Rice; May Goldman Rice; Erna Rice; Jay Rice; Jonathan Rice; Aurelia Stix Rice; vacations; Hanna Stix; Alvin Goldman; Jack Goldman; Lenore Goldman; Lessor Goldman; Gaele Goldman; residence in Charlevoix; (more).

Rights: UND


Dates: ca. 1880 - ca. 1940

Type(s): Collection

Maker/Creator: W.C. Runder Photo Co. (St. Louis); F.W. Guerin (St. Louis); Strauss (St. Louis); Conkling (St. Louis)



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