Monday, July 23, 2018

George K Muntz


Photographer
Muntz and Pack
112 Main Street
Zanesville, OH
(Walter Pack is reviewed on THIS PAGE)

George K. Muntz
(1867 – 1910 )

Timeline sources: US census, city directories; newspaper items as shown

1867 Nov 22
Hillsborough, OH, state records, George K Muntz is born to Benjamin W Muntz and Lydia A Muntz
1887 May 19
(Hillsborough, OH) News Herald item says George Muntz has been attending art school in Cincinnati
1890 Sep 25
(Hillsborough, OH) News Herald item says George Muntz has accepted a position at Core’s Art Gallery in Lincoln, IL
1891 Oct 01
Zanesville (OH) Times Recorder, item says Muntz has purchased first studio in Zanesville, OH
1892 Jul 21
(Hillsborough, OH) News Herald item says Muntz gallery is successful
1893
Zanesville, OH, city directory as photographer at 112 Main
1894
Zanesville, OH, city directory as photographer with Muntz and Pack at 112 Main


1895 Jan 24
(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder item says Jennie Reece, portrait artist, was working at the studio of G K Muntz
1895 Jan 27
(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder item says Walter Pack of Muntz and Pack, photographers, has gone to Philadelphia, PA, to engage in the enamel photograph business
1895 Sep 06
(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder item says Archie Williams employed at the Muntz and Pack gallery is leaving for a position in Louisville, KY
1896 circa
Artists in Ohio, small bio sketch says Walter Pack was the partner of Muntz this year
1896
Zanesville, OH, city directory as photographer with Muntz and Pack
1896 Apr 26
(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder item says Muntz and Pack have moved the studio to 99 Main st.
1896 Jul 22
Zanesville, OH, G K Muntz marries May Phillips
1896 Jul 30
(Hillsborough, OH) News Herald wedding announcement says Muntz is senior partner in Muntz and Pack Gallery in Zanesville, OH

1896 Dec 19
Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer classified ad says a photograph gallery in Zanesville, OH, is for sale by Muntz
1897 Jan 03
Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer classified ad says a photograph gallery in Zanesville, OH, is for sale by Muntz
1897 Sep 05
(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder item says that Carl Phillips works at Muntz art Gallery
1898 Nov 24
(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder glowing bio item says studio still operating in Zanesville and to watch for Christmas offer
1900 Apr 26
(Hillsborough, OH) News Herald item is recount of some of the prizes won by Muntz
1900 Jun 01
Zanesville, OH, US census as photographer at 99 Main
1903
Zanesville, OH, city directory as photographer with J L Smith
1905
Zanesville, OH, city directory as photographer with J L Smith
1906 May 29
(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder item mentions Muntz is now working at the Smith Art Gallery
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1907
Zanesville, OH, city directory as photographer with A L Smith (probably a typo, should be J L Smith)
1907 Dec 16
(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder item says Muntz has opened a new gallery at 529 ½ Main
1908 Jun 24
(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder news item says Muntz was awarded first prize by the Burr-McIntosh Monthly for Photographers
1910 Jan 08
(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder display ad says Muntz studio is at 529 Main
1910 May 10
Zanesville, OH, US census & city directory as photographer at 529 Main
1910 Jun 26
Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer classified ad says Zanesville photograph gallery is for sale by G K Muntz
26 Dec 1910
Hillsborough, OH, George K Muntz dies

The cabinet card at the top was probably finished in or around 1896 while Muntz was partners with Walter Pack.

Typical city directory listing - 1896

(Hillsborough, OH)News Herald - 19 May 1887

(Hillsborough, OH)News Herald - 25 Sep 1890

(Hillsborough, OH)News Herald - 01 Oct 1891

(Hillsborough, OH)News Herald - 21 Jul 1892

(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder - 24 Jan 1895

(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder - 27 Jan 1895

(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder - 06 Sep 1895


(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder - 26 Apr 1896

(Hillsborough, OH)News Herald - 30 Jul 1896


Cincinnati Enquirer - 19 Dec 1896

Cincinnati Enquirer - 03 Jan 1897

(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder - 05 Sep 1897

(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder - 24 Nov 1898

(Hillsborough, OH)News Herald - 26 Apr 1900


(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder - 29 May 1906

(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder - 16 Dec 1907

(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder - 24 Jun 1908

(Zanesville, OH) Times Recorder - 08 Jan 1910

Cincinnati Enquirer - 26 Jun 1910

From "Artists in Ohio"


(Walter Pack is reviewed on THIS PAGE)

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