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Catalog Number HRHS-071
Collection Peter H. Myers Collection
Object Name Miscellaneous
Scope & Content BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Peter H. Myers was born February 1840 in Rockingham County, died April 18 1913 in Greenmount Va. Mr. Myers is buried in Greenmount Brethren Church cemetery Myers was married in Rockingham County on December 21, 1865 to Elizabeth Burkeholder (born 1841, died October 4, 1887, daughter of Abram Burkeholder). Mr. Myers enlisted in 1861 at Harrisonburg as 1st Corporal in Company F, 146th Virginia Militia. (From Rockingham County Men in Grey, p. 286).


SCOPE AND CONTENT:
This is an artificially created collection of receipts and promissory notes for Peter H. Myers.


COLLECTION INVENTORY:

Two (2) deposit slips, The Rockingham National Bank, 1907 and 1912.
Three (3) promissory notes drawn on The First National Bank of Harrisonburg:
October 15, 1892 payable to S. H. Moffett & Co.
March 20, 1893 payable to H. N. Whitesel & Brother
July 30, 1903 payable to Elizabeth S. Myers
One (1) promissory note drawn on The Rockingham National Bank:
May 21, 1901 payable to Elizabeth S. Myers
Receipt for a subscription to The Rockingham Register, March 16, 1903, $1.00
Receipt for subscription to The Rockingham Register, March 20, 1905, $1.00
Receipt for ad in The News Register Company, April 30, 1907
Title Peter H. Myers Collection