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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 25Add to your cart.
Barcode: 60603
Folder 1: Logs in Wise County AreaAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Deeds, 1882, 1886, 1887, 1889, 1890s, 1941Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Interest Notes, Titles, Mortgage Loans, 1876, 1882, 1886 - 1887Add to your cart.
Drawer 4: Index Cards for Parts UsedAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Abstract of Title for E. L. Anderson, College Addition to Denton Texas, No.10346, 1923Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Abstract of Title for G. E. Bentley, 1927Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Abstract of Title, O. J. Camf, 1918Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Abstract of Title, William C. Cuthbertson, 1976Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Abstract of Title, Hyde Hamilton, 1920Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Abstract of Title, C. V. Kee, 1947Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Abstract of Title, Walter Pafford, 1912 - 1959Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Abstract of Title, A. W. Palmer, 1914Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Abstract of Title, A. W. Palmer, 1918Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Abstract of Title, J. M. Rippy, 1910Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Abstract of Title, J. M. Rippy, 1913Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Abstract of Title, E. C. Schoolfield, 1921Add to your cart.

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