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J.L. Myers' Sons Records, 1949-1969 | Manuscripts

By Jaime Janda

Collection Overview

Title: J.L. Myers' Sons Records, 1949-1969Add to your cart.
ID: 01/BA.8
Primary Creator: J.L. Myers' Sons
Extent: 28.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The origianal arrangement has been kept.
Date Acquired: 07/19/1978. More info below under Accruals.
Languages: English

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Collection of materials pertaining to the well drilling company created by John Luther Myers in the 1890s. After his death in 1943, Myers' sons carried on the family business. Two of the Myers' siblings, DeWitt L. Myers and Robert F. Myers, co-manages the business from Denton and Dallas.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Material consists of family biographical information, material from water well reports, well reports for Texas cities and counties, as well as documentation on water supply corporations that had wells drilled by J.L. Myers Sons during the period of 1949 to 1969.

Administrative Information

Repository: Manuscripts
Accruals: 78-004,85-002,1990-033,91-005
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to use.
Acquisition Source: Maurine P. Myers
Acquisition Method: Gift
Preferred Citation: J.L. Myers' Sons Records, University of North Texas Special Collections

Box and Folder Listing

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Box 6Add to your cart.
Barcode: 60584
Folder 1: Town of Flower Mound, January 1966Add to your cart.
Denton County - Water Wells #1 and #2
Folder 2: Hill County Water Supply Corporation, January 1966Add to your cart.
Trinity Water Well #1
Folder 3: Arledge Ridge Water Supply Corporation, February 1966Add to your cart.
Fannin County - Woodbine Sand Water Well #1
Folder 4: City of Blooming Grove, November 1966Add to your cart.
Navarro County - Woodbine Water Well #2
Folder 5: Bagwell Water Supply Corporation, March 1966Add to your cart.
Red River County - Water Well #1
Folder 6: Dog Ridge Water Supply Corporation, March 1966Add to your cart.
Bell County - Trinity Sand Water Well #1
Folder 7: Brandon-Irene Water Supply Corporation, April 1966Add to your cart.
Hill County - Trinity Sand Water Well #1
Folder 8: City of Grand Prairie, April 1966Add to your cart.
Dallas County - Trinity Water Well #21
Folder 9: City of Howe, April 1966Add to your cart.
Grayson County - Water well #3
Folder 10: City of Grand Prairie, May 1966Add to your cart.
Dallas County - Trinity Water Well #22

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