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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 28Add to your cart.
Barcode: 60606
Folder 1: U. S. Army Corp of Engineers, April 1961Add to your cart.
Belton Reservoir - Bell County - Water Well 4
Folder 2: City of Lorena, May 1961Add to your cart.
McLennan County - Trinity Sand Water Well #2
Folder 3: City of Allen, September 1961Add to your cart.
Collin County - Woodbine Well #2
Folder 4: Johnson County Fresh Water Supply District #1, November 1961Add to your cart.
Joshua - Paluxy Sands Water Well
Folder 5: City of Hurst, May 1962Add to your cart.
Tarrant County - Trinity Water Well #6
Folder 6: City of Lannius, April 1961Add to your cart.
Fannin County - Woodbine Sand Water Well #1
Folder 7: City of Lewisville, February 1962Add to your cart.
Denton County - Trinity Water Well #4
Folder 8: Blum Water Supply Corporation, May 1962Add to your cart.
Blum-Hill County - Trinity Sand Water Well
Folder 9: Campbell Water Supply Corporation, July 1962Add to your cart.
Campbell - Hunt County - Water Well
Folder 10: Randolph Water Supply Corporation, July 1962Add to your cart.
Randolph - Fannin County - Water Well
Folder 11: Gober Water Supply Corporation, September 1962Add to your cart.
Gober - Fannin County - Woodbine Sand Water Well
Folder 12: Knippa Water Supply Corporation, September 1962Add to your cart.
Knippa - Uvalde County - Water Well

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