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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 23Add to your cart.
Barcode: 60601
Folder 1: Index A - HAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Index I - PAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Index Q - ZAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: William A Blakely - Trinity #1Add to your cart.
Folder 5: William A. Blakley - Trinity #2Add to your cart.
Electric Log, Radioactivity Log - Tarrant County
Folder 6: William A. Blakley - Paluxy WellAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: William A. Blakley - Pauluxy Well #5Add to your cart.
Folder 8: William A. Blackley - Paluxy #6Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Edna Mae CarterAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Edna Mae Carter - Completed ContractAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: City of Collinsville #3Add to your cart.
Folder 12: City of Collinsville #4Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Dr. Conrat #1Add to your cart.
Folder 14: E. D. Davis #2Add to your cart.

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