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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Meyer, F. Arnold, 1910 - 1999. A Brief History of J. D. Meyer, F.W. Meyer, and F.A.D.K. Meyer, 1848 - 1964, Booklet, 1980.
MSU Archives Collection 1300
Meyer, F. Arnold, 1910 - 1999. A Brief History of J. D. Meyer, F.W. Meyer, and F.A.D.K. Meyer, 1848 - 1964, Booklet, 1980. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1300. One volume, 57 pages.
This collection consists of a booklet written by F. Arnold Meyer, outlining his family's history. The booklet tells the story of his family's move from Germany, and their life in Mankato and Southern Minnesota. The lives of the patriarchs of the family, who are named in the title, is the main focus of the work, but information about later generations is also included. Meyer speaks about his family's first years in America, the time during World War I and the Great Depression, and his family's business, Meyer & Sons TV and Appliance, in Mankato, and includes photographs of family members and important places in the family's history.
There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property and libel laws as they apply.
Meyer, F. Arnold, 1910 - 1999. A Brief History of J. D. Meyer, F.W. Meyer, and F.A.D.K. Meyer, 1848 - 1964, Booklet, 1980. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1300, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.
F. Arnold Meyer donated this collection in November 1980.
Karyn Nester processed this collection in February 1988. Finding aid revised by Robert Russell January 2001.
It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about F. Arnold Meyer, or his family available elsewhere.
LCSH Subject Headings:
Meyer, F. Arnold, 1910 - 1999.
Meyer, Johan Dietrich, 1829 - 1898.
Meyer, Frederick William, 1853 - 1911.
Meyer, Frederick August Dietrich Karl, 1878 - 1964.
Meyer & Sons TV and Appliance-Mankato (Minn.)