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Name Keller, Karl
Imagefile Keller, Karl.JPG
Spouse Keller, Margaret Keuffel
Occupation Keuffel & Esser Co. executive, 1910-1950
K&E President 1946-1950
Caption Karl Keller in 1935
No Archives 8
No Photos 2

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Image of Partners in Creating. The First Century of K+E 1867/1967. - Pamphlet

Partners in Creating. The First Century of K+E 1867/1967. - Pamphlet

Partners in Creating. The First Century of K+E [Keuffel & Esser] 1867/1967. Booklet, 8-3/8" wide x 9-1/2" high. pp. 36 plus covers. PDF on file. Full text is in notes as stated below; text file as docx and RTF on file. A history of the Keuffel & Esser Company on its centennial including the establishment in 1880 in Hoboken of offices and factory. (It ceased Hoboken operations circa 1968-1969.) This record has full description and holds the full text in notes. Online display will only show beginning to page 21. (The text in notes is broken into sections due to online database format limitations.) see archives 2009.006.0022.01 for text of pages 15 to 25 see archives 2009.006.0022.0

Image of TLS from K. Keller, President, Keuffel & Esser Co., Nov. 26, 1946 to employee Anita Heimbruch, 1217 Garden St., Hoboken, re company's position in strike. - Letter

TLS from K. Keller, President, Keuffel & Esser Co., Nov. 26, 1946 to employee Anita Heimbruch, 1217 Garden St., Hoboken, re company's position in strike. - Letter

Typed letter signed from K[arl]. Keller, President, Keuffel & Esser Company, Nov. 26, 1946 to employee Anita Heimbruch, 1217 Garden St., Hoboken, re outlining and arguing for the company's position in current strike. Four pages. Envelope. Heimbruch was currently on strike in this union labor dispute that was then circa 7-8 weeks long. It ended circa December 19-20. Letter is dated November 26, but postmarked New York, November 30. This document is from the personal papers of K&E employee Anita Heimbruch of 1217 Garden St., Hoboken.

Image of Program: Banquet honoring Karl Keller on 25th anniversary at K.&E., Union Club, Hoboken, Dec.5, 1935. - Program

Program: Banquet honoring Karl Keller on 25th anniversary at K.&E., Union Club, Hoboken, Dec.5, 1935. - Program

Menu program for Banquet honoring Karl Keller on his 25th anniversary at Keuffel & Esser Company, December 5, 1935. Union Club, Hoboken. Single folio, 4-1/2 x 7" high, [4] pp. Real photo portrait of Keller tipped-in on page [2]. Keller was an executive who later became President of K&E. It had its main office and factories in Hoboken during this era. This event was apparently separate from the usual dinner event that honored 25-year employees who were installed in a company group called the 'Old Guard.' Griffin trademark is on back cover, page [4] along with penciled note of location: Union Club, Hob. Cover text: 1910; Banquet Tendered Mr. Karl Keller on the Occasion of the Twenty-Fi

Image of Program: Carl M. Bernegau; Golden Anniversary Dinner; Keuffel & Esser Co., Hotel Astor, N.Y., Dec. 2, 1940. - Program

Program: Carl M. Bernegau; Golden Anniversary Dinner; Keuffel & Esser Co., Hotel Astor, N.Y., Dec. 2, 1940. - Program

Program and menu: Carl M. Bernegau; Golden Anniversary Dinner; Keuffel & Esser Co.' Monday December Second Nineteen Hundred and Forty; Grand Ballroom - Hotel Astor; New York City. Pamphlet, 8-3/4" wide x 11-7/8" high, [8] pp. plus covers. Gold paper pastedowns. Cover title: Carl M. Bernegau 1890-1940. While a banquet honoring Bernegau, who would serve from 1942-1946 as President of the company which was based in Hoboken and where he lived, the booklet was also a part of a ceremony for honoring the Old Guard and Golden Guard, a company organization which honored long-time employees. (in later years the group was more fornally re-organized into the two named groups: those who had at least

Partners in Creating. The First Century of K+E 1867/1967. - Pamphlet

Partners in Creating. The First Century of K+E [Keuffel & Esser] 1867/1967. Text file only of pages 15 to 25; see primary record 2009.006.0022 for full description and text of beginning to page 15. see archives 2009.006.0022.02 for text of pages 26 to 30 see archives 2009.006.0022.03 for text of pages 31 to end (The text in notes is broken into sections due to online database format limitations.) A history of the Keuffel & Esser Company on its centennial including the establishment in 1880 in Hoboken of offices and factory. (It ceased Hoboken operations circa 1968-1969.)

Partners in Creating. The First Century of K+E 1867/1967. - Pamphlet

Partners in Creating. The First Century of K+E [Keuffel & Esser] 1867/1967. A history of the Keuffel & Esser Company on its centennial including the establishment in 1880 in Hoboken of offices and factory. (It ceased Hoboken operations circa 1968-1969.) see archives 2009.006.0022 for primary record and text from beginning to page 15 see archives 2009.006.0022.01 for text of pages 15 to 25 see archives 2009.006.0022.02 for text of pages 26 to 30 see archives 2009.006.0022.03 for text of pages 31 to end (The text in notes is broken into sections due to online database format limitations.)

Partners in Creating. The First Century of K+E 1867/1967. - Pamphlet

Partners in Creating. The First Century of K+E [Keuffel & Esser] 1867/1967. A history of the Keuffel & Esser Company on its centennial including the establishment in 1880 in Hoboken of offices and factory. (It ceased Hoboken operations circa 1968-1969.) see archives 2009.006.0022 for primary record and text from beginning to page 15 see archives 2009.006.0022.01 for text of pages 15 to 25 see archives 2009.006.0022.02 for text of pages 26 to 30 see archives 2009.006.0022.03 for text of pages 31 to end (The text in notes is broken into sections due to online database format limitations.)

Image of Stock certificate no. 1 of Keuffel & Esser of Canada, Ltd., for 2500 shares capital stock, par value $100, "Original Issue"; issued to Keuffel & Esser Co. (Hoboken, N.J.), Oct. 31, 1951. - Certificate, Stock

Stock certificate no. 1 of Keuffel & Esser of Canada, Ltd., for 2500 shares capital stock, par value $100, "Original Issue"; issued to Keuffel & Esser Co. (Hoboken, N.J.), Oct. 31, 1951. - Certificate, Stock

Stock certificate no. 1 of Keuffel & Esser of Canada, Ltd., for 2500 shares of capital stock, par value $100, "Original Issue"; issued to Keuffel & Esser Company (Hoboken, N.J.), October 31, 1951. In bound volume with other records and documents. Signed by Robert K.[Keuffel] Keller, Secretary; K. [? - Karl] Keller, President. Engraved certificate, 8-1/8" high x 11" wide. Typewritten and holographic ink entries. Ink note in top front border: Merged into the parent company Dec. 29, 1967. Embossed corporate seal. This Capital Stock issue was for $250,000 thus this original issue was for all stock; the company was wholely owned by Keuffel & Esser in New Jersey. The Canadian company was

Image of Sepia-tone photo: Fiftieth Anniversary, Carl M. Bernegau, 1890-1940, Keuffel & Esser Co. (Hoboken, N.J.) - Print, Photographic

Sepia-tone photo: Fiftieth Anniversary, Carl M. Bernegau, 1890-1940, Keuffel & Esser Co. (Hoboken, N.J.) - Print, Photographic

Sepia-tone photo: Fiftieth Anniversary, Carl M. Bernegau, 1890-1940, Keuffel & Esser Co. (Hoboken, N.J.) 8" x 10" wide print in embossed matte, with gold embossed titling centered in lower border. Overall: 11-3/8" x 13-3/8" with backboard. Photographer is not indicated. Location is unknown, but probably at the Hoboken office and factory complex. Reverse of photo and mount are blank. The mount is damaged at the center bottom with a chewed edge. Tiffs media archive. Bernegau is fourth from the left in the front row. He was the President of K&E from 1942-1946. He was an inventor with several patents related to surveying equipment which the company made. Seated to his right is possibly W.G.

Image of Sepia-tone group photo of Keuffel & Esser Co. employees, Hoboken, n.d., probably 1933.  - Print, Photographic

Sepia-tone group photo of Keuffel & Esser Co. employees, Hoboken, n.d., probably 1933. - Print, Photographic

Sepia-tone group photo of Keuffel & Esser Co. employees, Hoboken, no date, probably 1933. Two duplicate 8" x 10" wide prints. Photographer is not indicated. Reverse of photos is blank. See photos 2009.006.0195 for a similar photo from 1940. The photographs are from the personal memorabilia of Arthur Edwin Miller (1914-1984) who is seen in the photograph, back row, fourth from the right. Miller was probably an office boy and circa 16-18 years of age. Miller worked for K&E until the 1950s. His later role was in some manufacturing work as is known from his K&E tool chest, objects 2012.021.0100.(Starting as an office boy and becoming an apprentice in some other department or working your w