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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 24Add to your cart.
Barcode: 60602
Folder 1: Alex Dickie Sr.Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Joe Hawley - Flora Development CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Dr. Martin Knight Farm Well - Ranch #2Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Dr. Marvin Knight - Well #3Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Krum, TexasAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Mahard Egg Farm - Numbers 3-8Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Shelly Meyfield - Completed ContractAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: R. F. MyersAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: H. S. Osborne (Krum Farm)Add to your cart.
Folder 10: R. L. Riney - Golden HoofAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Gerald E. Stockard - Harper No. 1Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Stockard #1 at Airmens CoveAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Price List of Part for Auto - Oiled: 702 Model and AeromotorsAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Logs in Belton and Temple AreaAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Logs in the Dallas Drilling Area A-FAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Logs in the Dallas Drilling Area G - VAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Logs from Denton CountyAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Logs in Fort Worth Area and Cleburne AreaAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: Logs from Navarro and Ellis CountiesAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: Logs in Waco and McLennon AreaAdd to your cart.

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