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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Content

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Business Material

Correspondence

Legal Materials

Mineral rights maps

Newspapers

Pedigree

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Nystel Realty Company:

An Inventory of Its Records, 1853-2004 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Nystel Realty Company
Title: Nystel Realty Company Records,
Dates: 1853-2004 and undated
Abstract: The records contain business and legal documents, correspondence, maps, newspaper, and assorted printed material, as well as several diplomas.
Collection # S 1780.1
Quantity: 6 boxes (6 linear feet)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Archie C. Nystel (1919-2010) was born in Cranfalls Gap, Texas, on October 23, 1919 to Joseph and Matilda Nystel, both of Texas. He was raised in Abernathy, Texas, where his father owned Nystel Realty. He received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Texas Technological College in 1942. He entered active duty in the U.S. Army in March of that year and served in the Corps of Engineers in Assam Province, India. Hewas discharged from active service in 1946.

Afterward, he worked as a professional engineer with the Bechtel Corporation in Los Angeles until 1954, when he moved with his family to Lubbock, Texas. He joined Nystel Realty, the records of which comprise this collection, where he handled farm, ranch, and mineral properties for over 40 years. He also owned Nystel Auto Sales. He could be seen at the auto auction in Lubbock every Thursday.

Lastly, he was married to Louise G. Nystel, and had four children: Carol Carter, Tom Mystel, David Nystel, and Alice Nystel-Page. Archie Nystel passed away on July 20, 2010.

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Scope and Content

The records of the Nystel Realty Company contain business documents and related material pertaining to a number of Nystel Realty Company’s clients and partners. This includes correspondence, legal documents such as probate records, mineral rights maps and other maps, newspapers, and assorted printed material related to the company’s operations. Nystel’s high school and college diplomas are also included.

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Organization

The collection is organized by the following series: Business Material, Correspondence, Legal Material, Mineral Rights Maps, Newspapers, and Pedigree.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Nystel, Archie, 1919-2010
Nystel, Tom
Subjects (Organizations)
Nystel Realty Company
Subjects (Places)
Lubbock (Tex.)
Subjects
Real estate business--Texas--Lubbock
Real estate development--Texas--Lubbock
Real estate development--United States--20th century

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Related Material

Archie C. Nystel Papers, 1944-1975 and undated

Ida Selby Papers, 1872-2001 and undated

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Nystel Realty Company Records, 1853-2004 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Collection accession #(s):
2011-0100-B

Gift, 2011

Processed by

William McDonald, 2013

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Collection Inventory

 

Business Material

box folder
1 1 Arnold, AW, 1944 and undated
2 Beaty, AD, 2000 and undated
3 Bell, Noah and Mollie, 1971 and undated
4 Brown, Ted, 1948 and undated
5 Brown, JH, 1979 and undated
6 Black, JE, 1940 and undated
7 Buske, CF, 1946 and undated
8 Cain, JM, 1969 and undated
9 Chappel, Harry, 2000 and undated
10 Chappel, Merril, 1946 and undated
11 Clark, Joe W, 1935 and undated
12 Clements, S, 1964 and undated
13 Cloud, Floyd, 1949 and undated
14 Cone, SE, 1979 and undated
15 Connell, Iris, 1946 and undated
16 Danner, LA, 1978 and undated
17 Downs, Dola, 1954 and undated
18 Fortenberry, WO, 1943 and undated
19 Gateway gathering and Marketing, 2000 and undated
20 Glenn, HC, 1945 and undated
21 Glenn, HC, 1945 and undated
22 Griffith, Mable, 1977 and undated
23 Grounds, WH, 1937 and undated
box folder
2 1 Heggen, Loyd, 1989 and undated
2 Hixson, Mary, 1947 and undated
3 Johnson, Lofton, 1970 and undated
4 Johnson, LR, 1952 and undated
5 Kelly, Bertha, 1943 and undated
6 Kirschner, 1978 and undated
7 Knight, JB, 1953 and undated
8 Knight, JB, 1953 and undated
9 Knight, JB, 1953 and undated
10 McWhirter, Ivan, 1947 and undated
11 Metz, Delilah, 1940 and undated
12 Metz, Delilah, 1941 and undated
13 Metz, Delilah, 1970 and undated
14 Nelson, Isobel, 1995 and undated
15 Nysler, OL, 1947 and undated
16 Nystel, AC, 1964 and undated
17 Nystel, AC, 1964 and undated
18 Nystel, AC, 1947 and undated
box folder
3 1 Nystel, 1944 and undated
2 Nystel, undated
3 Nystel, 1993 and undated
4 Nystel, 2004 and undated
5 Nystel, 1997 and undated
6 Nystel, 1993 and undated
7 Nystel, 1994 and undated
8 1981 and undated
9 Nystel, undated
10 Nystel, 2001 and undated
11 Nystel, undated
12 Nystel, undated
13 Nystel, undated
14 Nystel, undated
15 Nystel, undated
16 Nystel, undated
17 Nystel, undated
18 Nystel, undated
19 Nystel, undated
20 Nystel, undated
21 Nystel, undated
22 Nystel, undated
23 Nystel, undated
24 Nystel, undated
25 Nystel, undated
26 Nystel, undated
27 Nystel, 2001 and undated
28 Nystel, 2002 and undated
29 Nystel, 2002 and undated
30 Nystel, 1999 and undated
31 Nystel, 1998 and undated
32 Nystel, 1998 and undated
33 Nystel, 1980 and undated
34 Nystel, 1998 and undated
35 Nystel, 1963 and undated
36 Nystel, 1998 and undated
37 Nystel, 1941 and undated
38 Nystel, 1976 and undated
39 Nystel, 1992 and undated
box folder
4 1 Nystel, Garland, 1947 and undated
2 Nystel, JP, 1966 and undated
3 Nystel, JP, 1975 and undated
4 Nystel, JP, 1984 and undated
5 Nystel, JP, 1946 and undated
6 Nystel, AC, 1998 and undated
7 Nystel, Matilda, 1981 and undated
8 Nystel, Matilda, 1983 and undated
9 Owens, WE, 1954 and undated
10 Oberholtzer, RV, 1982 and undated
11 Rantz, HE, 1943 and undated
12 Riley, 1946 and undated
13 Roberts, Gus, 1947 and undated
14 Sanford, SW, 1945 and undated
15 Schoor, WP, 1976 and undated
16 Schnurr, C, 1976 and undated
17 Selby, Ida, undated
18 Selby, Ida, 1961
19 Sessions, HR, 1937 and undated
20 Sikes, RE, 1983 and undated
21 Sikes, RE, 1964 and undated
22 Sikes, RE, 1944 and undated
23 Sikes, RE, 1943 and undated
box folder
5 1 Treadwell, JT, undated
2 Waln, Ida, 1950 and undated
3 Webb, OE, 1944 and undated
4 Webb, OE, 1946 and undated
5 Welborn, JM, 1940 and undated
6 Whittle, Dovie, 1967 and undated
7 Worley, Frank, 1957 and undated

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Correspondence

box folder
5 8 Nystel, 2000 and undated
9 Nystel, 1853 and undated
10 Nystel, 1951 and undated

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Legal Materials

box folder
5 11 Nystel, 1937 and undated
12 Nystel, 1938 and undated
13 Nystel, 1937 and undated
14 Nystel, 1964 and undated
15 Nystel, 1951 and undated
16 Nystel, 1901 and undated
17 Nystel, 1966 and undated
18 Nystel, 1960 and undated
box folder
6 1 Nystel, 1902 and undated
2 Nystel, 1941 and undated
3 Nystel, 1958 and undated
4 Nystel, 1956 and undated

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Mineral rights maps

box folder
6 5 Nystel, undated

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Newspapers

box folder
6 6 Nystel, 1871 and undated

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Pedigree

box folder
6 7 Nystel, AC, 1961 and undated
8 Nystel, AC, 1951 and undated
9 Nystel, AC, 1902 and undated
10 Nystel, AC, 1926 and undated
11 Nystel, AC, 1864 and undated
12 Nystel, AC, 1967 and undated
13 Nystel, AC, 1963 and undated
14 Nystel, AC, 1991 and undated

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