Meyer, Joseph J. Papers

Title: Meyer, Joseph J. Papers

Reference Code: Mss-0748

Inclusive Dates: 1929 – 1953

Quantity: 000.03 cu. ft.

Location: Sm Mss

Abstract: Jacob Meyer established a contractor/builder firm in Milwaukee, circa 1887.  His son Joseph eventually joined the company also served as president of the Milwaukee branch of the National Better Home Builders’ Association and as secretary-treasurer of the Wilson-Meyer Investment Co.

Scope and Content: The collection consists of property deeds, receipts, invoices, insurance-related correspondence as well as a copy of the By-Laws of the Home Savings Bank of Milwaukee.  The collection also includes blueprints of Sun Valley Corp. factory building (1951) and Jos. J. Meyer warehouse (1953), both in Oshkosh, WI.  Both items transferred to Blueprint Collection.

Access and Use: No restrictions.

Language: English

Notes: Material donated by Don Schmid, November 2013.