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Henry H. Myers papers

 Collection
Identifier: S6029

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of two volumes, a business ledger and a business journal, covering the brief period of May 1908 to May 1915 that describe a portion of the Myers company’s activity. Included are: H. H. Myers’ salary, land leases, land lots and prices marked on township grid maps, and description of the company's operating expenses. This company operated on the Cuyuna Range in Crow Wing County, Minnesota.

Dates

  • 1908-1915
  • Majority of material found in 1908-1915, undated

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Henry H. Myers (1857-1931 September 13) moved to Duluth from Ohio in 1884. He was engaged in real estate and investment businesses all of his 37 years in Duluth. He was a partner in the Myers Brothers Investment Company. At the time of his death, he was survived by his wife Lucy, son Cecil B. Myers in London, two sisters in Toledo, Ohio, and a brother Benjamin F. Myers in Philadelphia.

Extent

2.00 Volumes

Language of Materials

English

Physical Location

This collection is located at the University of Minnesota Duluth Archives. For more information about this collection or to make an appointment, contact us at libarchives@d.umn.edu or 218-726-8526.

General

This collection is owned by the Minnesota Historical Society, but is housed at the University of Minnesota Duluth Archives.
Title
Guide to the Henry H. Myers papers
Author
Finding Aid Authors: P. Maus.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Collecting Area Details

Contact The University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Kathryn A. Martin Library
University of Minnesota Duluth
416 Library Drive
Duluth MN 55812-3001
(218) 726-8526