* Parking will be along Ocean Drive or you can park on Mavis (behind house) and walk through the vacant lot. Please do not park or drive on the vacant lots, they have irrigation. Ocean Drive is VERY busy, so please be careful when entering and exiting your vehicle.
This is the estate of Jim Harris and the late Betty Harris. Betty Fischer Harris grew up in this home when her parents, Judge L.M. & Pearl Fischer purchased it in 1940. Betty was very active in the community and also owned a children's store called "Servant's Quarters". Around 1973, Jim, a local attorney & Betty moved into Betty's childhood home and raised their 2 children, Jef Harris and Betsy Harris Greenwell.
As you walk through this home, you will see a LARGE variety of items. Antiques from the past, stock & beautiful children's clothing from the store, and items from Jim & Betty's estate. This home and the land around it will be up for sale soon, so please keep watching for information.
Some of the highlights of this sale are:
It'll be sunny (we hope)! Temp 2196.
We have a large library FULL of books from all genres. We have hundreds of children's books also.
100's of religious icons, prints, lithographs, crosses, ornaments, figurines, statues and decor- Antique & Vintage
Large set of Minton China - Ancestral
Large set of Blue Ribbon Dinnerware by Haldon Group
Crystal, China, LLadro, Murano
Beautiful Stockman Childrens Mannequins from Paris
Smocked Girls Clothing, Christening Gowns, Boys Clothing
Several closets of Vintage clothing, shoes, scarves, handbags, beaded purses - Ladies, Childrens, Mens
Several Betty Eidelberg Watercolor Paintings
Prints, Oils, Watercolors - All genres
Several Antique Stained Glass Windows
LARGE Leaded Glass Antique Window - Hand Painted - Over 8 foot
Nativity Sets, Christmas Ornaments, Vintage Christmas & More
Beautiful Dresden Eggs & Figurines
Children's Toy Room FULL of Toys (1940's-80's), furniture, dollhouse, 100's of books, dolls, stuffed animals
Antique Clock with Westminster Chimes (works beautiful)
45 Records and Albums
Vintage Brass Scales Of Justice
Antique Clerk's File Cabinet
Corpus Christi & UT Newspapers from 1950's & 1960's
BEAUTIFUL BASILIO HANDCARVED FIREPLACE MANTLE
Antique Mantle & Mirror
Late 1800's Cemetery Iron Headstone Ornament
Ornate Childrens Furniture
Dolls, Kewpie Dolls
Antique Iron Baby Bed
Wicker Carriage, chairs, tables, chests, headboards
Antique French Provencial Dressing Table with chair and built in lamps
French Provencial Blue Settee
Perfume Bottles, clocks, lamps
Sit down dressing/makeup dresser with stool
Large Armoir and Dresser
Antique Victorian Iron, Ornate Hall Tree & Fireplace Fender
Leaded Glass Fireplace Screen
Antique Tender Box
Wizard Of Oz Dolls & Snow White & Dwarfs Dolls
Watercolor by Jack English of Fulton Mansion
There's so much more here than can be listed.