University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Gammel's Book Store Records, 1891-1899 (1905-1937).



Descriptive Summary

Creator Gammel, Hans Peter Mareus Neilsen, 1854-1931.
Title Gammel's Book Store Records,
Dates: 1891-1899 (1905-1937).
Abstract Records of Hans Peter Nielsen Gammel (1854-1931), bookseller, publisher, and collector. Collection includes business correspondence, pamphlets, brochures, vouchers, receipts, orders, and legal claims. Most of the material dates from 1905 to 1937.
Accesion No. MS70-778
Extent 93 ft., 6 in.
Language English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Records of Hans Peter Nielsen Gammel (1854-1931), bookseller, publisher, and collector. Established in Austin, Texas, in 1878, Gammel's ten-cent store became one of the first book stores west of the Mississippi River and carried, at its peak, the largest assortment of miscellaneous literature, law books, and Texana in the state.


Scope and Contents

Collection includes business correspondence, pamphlets, brochures, vouchers, receipts, orders, and legal claims. Most of the material dates from 1905 to 1937.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Materials are stored off-site, please allow 48 hours for retrieval.


Index Terms

Subjects
Gammel, Hans Peter Nielsen.
Books and bookselling
Gammel's Book Store (Austin)
Publishers and publishing.

Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Inventory:

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4A1 Correspondence, 1905-1924 and undated; 1905-1907
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4A2 Correspondence, 1908-May 1909; June 1909-September 1910; October 1910-April 1911.
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4A3 Correspondence, May 1911-October 10, 1911.
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4A4 Correspondence, October 11, 1911-January 13, 1912.
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4A5 Correspondence, January 15, 1912-April 23, 1912.
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4A6 Correspondence, April 24, 1912-October 19, 1912.
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4A7 Correspondence, October 21, 1912-July 31, 1913.
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4A8 Correspondence, August 1, 1913-March 31, 1914.
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4A9 Correspondence, April 1, 1914-December 31, 1914.
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4A10 Correspondence, January 1-June 10, 1915.
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4A11 Correspondence, June 11-October 20, 1915.
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4A12 Correspondence, October 21, 1915-February 29, 1916.
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4A13 Correspondence, March 1-August 31, 1916.
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4A14 Correspondence, September 1, 1916-February 28, 1917.
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4A15 Correspondence, March 1, 1917-March 31, 1918.
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4A16 Correspondence, April 1-November 18, 1918.
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4A17 Correspondence, November 19, 1918-April 8, 1919.
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4A18 Correspondence, April 9-June 24, 1919.
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4A19 Correspondence, June 25-September 11, 1919.
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4A20 Correspondence, September 12-November 30, 1919.
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4A21 Correspondence, December 1, 1919-January 31, 1920.
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4A22 Correspondence, February 1-March 31, 1920.
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4A23 Correspondence, April 1-May 8, 1920.
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4A24 Correspondence, May 21-August 16, 1920.
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4A25 Correspondence, September 1-November 9, 1920.
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4A26 Correspondence, November 10-December 31, 1920.
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4A27 Correspondence, January 1-February 28, 1921.
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4A28 Correspondence, March 1-April 24, 1921.
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4A29 Correspondence, April 25-May 31, 1921.
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4A30 Correspondence, June 1921; August 17-31, 1920.
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4A31 Correspondence, July 1-August 19, 1921.
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4A32 Correspondence, August 20-September 24, 1921.
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4A33 Correspondence, September 26-October 31, 1921.
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4A34 Correspondence, November 1, 1921-December 8, 1921.
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4A35 Correspondence, December 9, 1921-January 18, 1922.
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4A36 Correspondence, January 19-February 17, 1922.
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4A37 Correspondence, February 20-March 20, 1922.
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4A38 Correspondence, March 21-April 19, 1922.
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4A39 Correspondence, April 20-May 18, 1922.
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4A40 Correspondence, May 19-June 18, 1922.
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4A41 Correspondence, June 19-July 18, 1922.
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4A42 Correspondence, July 19-August 22, 1922.
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4A43 Correspondence, August 23-September 20, 1922.
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4A44 Correspondence, September 21-October 25, 1922.
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4A45 Correspondence, October 26-December 31, 1922.
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4A46 Correspondence, November 24-December 31, 1922; 1922.
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4A47 Correspondence, 1922; December 1922; 1921-1923.
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4A48 Correspondence, 1921-1923; January 1923.
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4A49 Correspondence, February-March 1923.
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4A50 Correspondence, March-April 1923.
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4A51 Correspondence, May-June 1923.
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4A52 Correspondence, July-October 1923.
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4A53 Correspondence, November-December 1923; 1923 A.
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4A54 Correspondence, A. 1923
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4A55 Correspondence, Ba-Bl. 1922-1924
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4A56 Correspondence, Bo-By. 1922-1924
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4A57 Correspondence, Bo-By; Ca-Cl. 1922-1924
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4A58 Correspondence, Ca-Cl; Co-Cy. 1921-1923
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4A59 Correspondence, Co-Cy. 1923-1924
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4A60 Correspondence, D; E-F. 1922-1924
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4A61 Correspondence, E-F; G. 1922-1924
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4A62 Correspondence, G. 1923-1924
Correspondence, L. 1923
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4A63 Correspondence, P-Q 1923-1924
Correspondence, R. 1923
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4A64 Correspondence, W 1923
Correspondence, H. 1924
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4A65 Correspondence, H; Me-My; N-O. 1923-1924
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4A66 Correspondence, N-O; R; Sa-St. 1923-1927
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4A67 Correspondence, Sa-St 1923-1927
Correspondence, Sn-Sz. 1923-1924
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4A68 Correspondence, A. 1925-1926
Correspondence, Ba-Be. 1924-1925
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4A69 Correspondence, Bi-Bt; Bu-Bz; Ca-Cl. 1925
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4A70 Correspondence, Ca-Cl; Co-Cz. 1925
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4A71 Correspondence, Cos-Cy. 1925-1926
Correspondence, D. 1925
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4A72 Correspondence, D. 1925
Correspondence, D-F; E. 1925-1926
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4A73 Correspondence, F; G. 1925
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4A74 Correspondence, G. 1924-1925
Correspondence, G-Her. 1925-1926
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4A75 Correspondence, H. 1924-1925
Correspondence, I-K. 1923-1924
Correspondence, L. 1925
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4A76 Correspondence, L, Me. 1925
Correspondence, N-O. 1924-1925
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4A77 Correspondence, N-O. 1925
Correspondence, N-Q. 1925-1926
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4A78 Correspondence, R; S. 1925
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4A79 Correspondence, T-V. 1925-1926
Correspondence, T. 1924-1925
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4A80 Correspondence, W. 1923-1925
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4A81 Correspondence, W-Z. 1925-1926
Correspondence, A. 1925-1926
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4A82 Correspondence, A. 1925-1927
Correspondence, B. 1925-1926
Correspondence, A. 1926-1927
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4A83 Correspondence, B; B-Bi. 1925-1926
Correspondence, B. 1926-1928
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4A84 Correspondence, B; Br-By. 1926-1928
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4A85 Correspondence, Bi-Con; C. 1925-1926
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4A86 Correspondence, C. 1926
Correspondence, Co-Cy; D. 1926-1927
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4A87 Correspondence, D. 1926
Correspondence, E-F. 1926-1928
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4A88 Correspondence, E-F. 1926
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4A89 Correspondence, F; G. 1926-1927
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4A90 Correspondence, G. 1928
Correspondence, G. 1926
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4A91 Correspondence, H; Ha-Hz. 1924-1926
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4A92 Correspondence, H. 1926-1927
Correspondence, H-J. 1926-1928
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4A93 Correspondence, H-J. 1926-1928
Correspondence, I-K. 1926-1927
Correspondence, I-J. 1926
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4A94 Correspondence, K. 1926
Correspondence, K-L. 1926-1928
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4A95 Correspondence, L. 1926
Correspondence, Mc. 1926-1927
Correspondence, M. 1926-1928
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4A96 Correspondence, M. 1925-1927
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4A97 Correspondence, M. 1926-1927
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4A98 Correspondence, Mc; N-O. 1926-1928
Correspondence, N-O. 1926-1928
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4A99 Correspondence, N-O; No; P-Q. 1926-1927
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4A100 Correspondence, P-R. 1928
Correspondence, P. 1925
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4A101 Correspondence, P-Q; R. 1925-1926
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4A102 Correspondence, R. 1926-1927
Correspondence, S. 1926
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4A103 Correspondence, S; St 1925-1927
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4A104 Correspondence, St; T; T-U. 1925-1927
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4A105 Correspondence, T-U. 1923-1926
Correspondence, U-V. 1926
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4A106 Correspondence, W; W-Z. 1925-1926
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4A107 Correspondence, W-Z. 1925-1926
Correspondence, W-Z. 1926-1928
Correspondence, Y-Z. 1926-1927
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4A108 Correspondence, Ba-Bl. 1926-1927
Correspondence, Ca-Co. 1926-1927
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4A109 Correspondence, L. 1926-1927
Correspondence, Me-My. 1926-1929
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4A110 Correspondence, V-W; June 1-September 29, 1917, 1926-1927
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4A111 Correspondence, A; C-D. 1928
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4A112 Correspondence, C. 1928-1929
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4A113 Correspondence, D. 1927-1928
Correspondence, D-E. 1928-1929
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4A114 Correspondence, F; G. 1928-1929
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4A115 Correspondence, H; I-J. 1928-1929
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4A116 Correspondence, K; Mc-Mo. 1928-1929
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4A117 Correspondence, M-N; R. 1928-1929
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4A118 Correspondence, S. 1928-1929
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4A119 Correspondence, S; Sn-Sz; T. 1928-1929
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4A120 Correspondence, U-V; W-Z. 1928-1929
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4A121 Correspondence, A; B. 1928-1929
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4A122 Correspondence, B. 1928-1929
Correspondence, G; F. 1929-1930
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4A123 Correspondence, G. 1929-1930
Correspondence, L. 1928-1929
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4A124 Correspondence, H. 1927-1930
Correspondence, H. 1929-1930
Correspondence, O-Q. 1928-1929
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4A125 Correspondence, P; P-Q. 1929
Correspondence, R. 1929-1930
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4A126 Correspondence, Si-Sm; M. 1928-1931
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4A127 Correspondence, A; B-Bh. 1928-1930
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4A128 Correspondence, Ma-Md. 1927-1930; 1924-1929
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4A129 Correspondence, Ma-Md. 1925-1930
Correspondence, B. 1924-1930
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4A130 Correspondence, B; Bi-Cd. 1929-1930
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4A131 Correspondence, Cl-Co; C. 1924-1930
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4A132 Correspondence, C; D; Cn-Fm. 1930
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4A133 Correspondence, Cn-Fm; E; Fo-Hd. 1930
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4A134 Correspondence, Fo-Hd; He-Jl. 1930
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4A135 Correspondence, I-L; K-L. 1929-1930
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4A136 Correspondence, Ka-Ln; L-Mb. 1928-1930
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4A137 Correspondence, L-Mb; Ma-Mc; M-Pb. 1928-1930
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4A138 Correspondence, M-Pb; N-O; P-Q. 1928-1930
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4A139 Correspondence, Pi-Sc; Sc-St. 1930
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4A140 Correspondence, Sc-St; S. 1928-1930
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4A141 Correspondence, S; Sn-V. 1929-1930
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4A142 Correspondence, T; U-V; W. 1929-1930
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4A143 Correspondence, W; W-Z. 1928-1930
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4A144 Correspondence, W-Z. 1930
Correspondence, A-Bq. 1931; 1931
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4A145 Correspondence, A-Bq; Ba-Bi. 1931
Correspondence, B. 1931-1932
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4A146 Correspondence, Bo-By; Bi-Ch. 1931
Correspondence, B-C. 1928-1932
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4A147 Correspondence, C-D. 1931-1932
Correspondence, C. 1926-1931
Correspondence, A. 1891, 1894-1895
Correspondence, C. 1926-1931
Correspondence, R. 1898-1899
Correspondence, C-D. 1931
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4A148 Correspondence, D; Di-Fb. 1890, 1927-1931
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4A149 Correspondence, D-G. 1928-1931
Correspondence, E-F. 1895
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4A150 Correspondence, F-S; G. 1927-1931
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4A151 Correspondence, G-H. 1928-1932
Correspondence, H; Ha-Ht. 1931
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4A152 Correspondence, Ha-Ht; H-K. 1931
Correspondence, H-K. 1931-1932
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4A153 Correspondence, H-K. 1931-1932
Correspondence, Hu-Lo. 1931
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4A154 Correspondence, I-K; L. 1927-1932
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4A155 Correspondence, Le-Mc; L-Mc. 1931
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4A156 Correspondence, L-M; M-P; M-N. 1931
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4A157 Correspondence, McI-Nz. 1931
Correspondence, O-P. 1931-1932
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4A158 Correspondence, P-R; O-Rt. 1931
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4A159 Correspondence, R-S. 1931-1932
Correspondence,R; Rs-Sp. 1931
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4A160 Correspondence, Sa-Sc; S; S-U. 1931
Correspondence, S. 1931-1932
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4A161 Correspondence, T-W. 1928-1932
Correspondence, T-V. 1931
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4A162 Correspondence, Sq-Wn and miscellaneous. 1931
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4A163 Correspondence, V-Z. 1928-1931
Correspondence, A-B. 1931-1932
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4A164 Correspondence, 1931; February 1-March 30, 1931.
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4A165 Correspondence, A-B. April-May 1, 1931; 1932-1933
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4A166 Correspondence, B-E. 1932
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4A167 Correspondence, E-G. 1932-1933
Correspondence, F-H. 1932
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4A168 Correspondence, G-H. 1932-1933
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4A169 Correspondence, H-M. 1932-1933
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4A170 Correspondence, L-P. 1932
Correspondence, M. 1932-1933
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4A171 Correspondence, P-T. 1932
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4A172 Correspondence, V-Z; A. 1932
Correspondence, Y-Z. 1931-1932
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4A173 Correspondence, M-O. December 28, 1932-December 7, 1933
Correspondence, over orders of books. 1932-1934
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4A174 Correspondence, B-C. 1932-1936; 1933
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4A175 Correspondence, C-D; P-R. 1933
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4A176 Correspondence, R-T. 1933
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4A177 Correspondence, T-W. December 7, 1933-January 1, 1935
Correspondence, M-Z; 1933-1934.
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4A178 Correspondence, B. 1933-1934; 1934
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4A179 Correspondence, B-C. 1934
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4A180 Correspondence, C-G. 1934
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4A181 Correspondence, G-I. 1934
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4A182 Correspondence, 1934
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4A183 Correspondence, 1934
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4A184 Correspondence, B-Ca. 1934; 1935
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4A185 Correspondence, C. 1935
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4A186 Correspondence, C-Fl. 1935
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4A187 Correspondence, Fe-H. 1935
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4A188 Correspondence, H-K. 1935
Correspondence, L-Z. January 2, 1935-January 2, 1936
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4A189 Correspondence, L-M. 1935
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4A190 Correspondence, M-S. 1935
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4A191 Correspondence, R-T. 1935
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4A192 Correspondence, T-W. 1935
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4A193 Correspondence, W-Y. 1935
Correspondence, A-D. January 2, 1935-January 2, 1936
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4A194 Correspondence, E-K. January 2, 1935-January 2, 1936
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4A195 Correspondence, A 1935; 1936
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4A196 Correspondence, B. 1936
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4A197 Correspondence, B-D. 1936
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4A198 Correspondence, E-H. 1936
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4A199 Correspondence, G-J. 1936
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4A200 Correspondence, K-M. 1936
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4A201 Correspondence, Mc-P. 1936
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4A202 Correspondence, P-S. 1936
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4A203 Correspondence, S-V. 1936
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4A204 Correspondence, V-Z. 1936
Correspondence, B. 1937
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4A205 Correspondence, A-D. 1936
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4A206 Correspondence, B-D. 1936
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4A207 Correspondence, C-E. 1937
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4A208 Correspondence, D-H. 1937
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4A209 Correspondence, H-K. 1937
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4A210 Correspondence, L-M. 1937
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4A211 Correspondence, M-R. 1937
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4A212 Correspondence, R-S. 1937
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4A213 Correspondence, S-W. 1937
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4A214 Correspondence, W-Z. 1937
Correspondence, miscellaneous. 1927-1930; January 1-31, 1931; 1937
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4A215 Correspondence, miscellaneous; Income tax receipts; catalogs. 1937
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4A216 Correspondence, Miscellaneous and Undated.
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4A217 Letterfile: A-Bl.
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4A218 Letterfile: Bo-By; D.
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4A219 Letterfile: H; Me-My.
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4A220 Letterfile: N-Sz.
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4A221 Letterfile: T-V.
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4A222 Letterfile: W; Bills.
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4A223 Bills and Orders to Book Companies; Unpaid Bills, 1931
Other Financial, 1931.
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4A224 Sales Slips: January 1-September 22, 1928.
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3L301 Scrapbook.