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Cecil Wyman collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-4016

Dates

  • 1922-1924

Creator

Physical Description

The collection amounts to 0.25 cubic feet contained in 1 half-sized Hollinger box, with folders comprised of checks, receipts, and tax rolls from Porter Township, Van Buren County, Michigan of the Township Clerk, Township Treasurer, and Commissioner of Highways; dating from 1922-1924.

A majority of the papers are 4” x 8” with a few exceptions, including tax rolls recorded on papers of various sizes. Most of the documents are written in legible ink or pencil, but some of the papers are creased from being rolled or folded.

Extent

1 boxes : 0.25 cubic feet contained in 1 half-sized Hollinger box

Physical Description

The collection amounts to 0.25 cubic feet contained in 1 half-sized Hollinger box, with folders comprised of checks, receipts, and tax rolls from Porter Township, Van Buren County, Michigan of the Township Clerk, Township Treasurer, and Commissioner of Highways; dating from 1922-1924.

A majority of the papers are 4” x 8” with a few exceptions, including tax rolls recorded on papers of various sizes. Most of the documents are written in legible ink or pencil, but some of the papers are creased from being rolled or folded.

Provenance

The collection contains the checks and payment records from Porter Township, done by the Township Treasurer Cecil Wyman (1885-1970) from 1922-1924. The collection came us from Redford, MI via his son, Richard Wyman.

Creator

Title
Cecil Wyman Collection Finding Aid
Status
completed
Author
Katherine Bauer
Date
2017-11-22
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Western Michigan University Archives & Regional History Collections Repository

Contact:
Charles C. and Lynn L. Zhang Legacy Collections Center
1650 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5307 US
(269) 387-8490