1950 Approximate
Harvey Gardner's Leather Wallet. Material: leather, metal. Size: 4" x 7 1/2". Description: brown textured leather folder stamped with gold letters, "Harvey Gardner"; metal zipper extends along the bottom to about 3/4 of the way up the right side for partial closure; inside pockets for holding bills and papers; inside left pocket stamped in gold, "Compliments Stav Motor Sales, Waseca, Minn." Also known as Harvey E. Gardner.
Donor is the daughter of Harvey Gardner. Attorney Harvey Gardner practiced law in Janesville, Minnesota from the time he graduated from law school until his death in 1972. Also known as Harvey E. Gardner. Waseca business: Stav Motors. According to a Dec 1950 Waseca Phone Directory, the business was located at 118 South State with a Phone Number of 58. By 1955, the directory no longer listed this company, but in another classified ad, Lewer Motor is located at 118 S State. (Dodge, Plymouth Auto Sales and Service.)