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Miller Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B290

Overview

A large Jewish family emigrated from Wilna, Lithuania. Sam Miller was born in 1872 and died in Wyoming in 1946. The family emigrated when Sam Miller was nine. Sam's brothers Robert Lazar and Joseph Miller also went into the cattle business. Joseph Miller was the father of Israel Miller and the grandfather of Micky Miller. The collection contains newsclippings, and documents relating to Sam Miller's ranch and cattle business. Document includes a brand certificate, loan from Ben Melnick, information on a silo, and agreement for repairing the reservoir on the ranch. There is also a copy of letterhead for Joe Miller and Sons. There are obituaries for Jake Miller, Joseph Miller and his son Israel Miller. Sam and Joseph were brothers and Israel Miller was the father of Micky Miller.

Dates

  • 1924-1964

Creator

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 half-legal document box)

Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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