The Resource R. Kramm's Federal Store, Southport, Queensland

R. Kramm's Federal Store, Southport, Queensland

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R. Kramm's Federal Store, Southport, Queensland
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R. Kramm's Federal Store, Southport, Queensland
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Reinhold Kramm's Federal Store, established in 1888, stood on the corner of Nerang and Rawlins Streets, Southport. R. Kramm conducted a general store with a speciality in handmade boots and shoes as well as drapery. He also sold clothing, millinery, crockery, cutlery, clocks, enamelware, glassware, stationery and fancy goods. Kramm was well and favourably known throughout the Southport District. He also owned and ran a dairy farm a few miles from Southport. Reinhold Kramm died at his home in Southport in 1936 at the age of 85, he was one of Southport's oldest residents, having lived there for nearly 50 years. He was born in Germany and came to Queensland with his wife and child in 1880. They resided for 8 years at Nerang and Gilston then moved to Southport where he stayed. As well as conducting his store in Southport for many years, he was also prominently associated with the early history of the town. Mr Kramm was a member of the Southport Shire Council for a number of years before the area had reached the status of municipality and was also a member of the Chamber of Commerce, the Show Society, Masonic Craft, and a Justice of the Peace. Mr Kramm married twice and was survived by his second wife and six children from his first marriage. (Information taken from: South Coast Bulletin, 6 March 1936, p.7 & Gold Coast Bulletin, 27 August 1977
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R. Kramm's Federal Store, Southport, Queensland
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25 x 20 cm.
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  • John Oxley Library negative #21724. Permission must be obtained from the John Oxley Library to reproduce this image for purposes other than research and study.
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Label
R. Kramm's Federal Store, Southport, Queensland
Publication
Note
Copied from an original photograph held by John Oxley Library
Dimensions
25 x 20 cm.
Extent
copy print
Immediate source of acquisition
JOL ;
Other physical details
black and white
System control number
(Sirsi) 7647
Terms governing use
  • John Oxley Library negative #21724. Permission must be obtained from the John Oxley Library to reproduce this image for purposes other than research and study.
  • <a href="https://digitalbank.goldcoast.qld.gov.au/vital/access/manager/Copyright" target="_blank">Click here for further information about copyright</A>

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