The Vandever's Dry Goods later Vandever's Department Store was the first big department store in Tulsa. Established in 1912 sold in 1970, and closed several years later. The last surviving Vandever brother "Bill" died January 2, 2010. See the article in the Tulsa World.
Photo courtesy of the Beryl Ford Collection/Rotary Club of Tulsa, Tulsa City-County Library and Tulsa Historical Society.
Retired American Airlines programmer, married to Susan, between us are 8 children and 14 grand children. Attended Wagoner High School, BS from Oklahoma State, MS from University of Tulsa, cradle Episcopalian, my hobbies are photography and tending roses.