General Contractors & Builders, Altoona, PA

A Blair County PAGenWeb Archives project John Moyer

 

ALBUM

 

Hard-Working Men

Left: Boyd Carr; Right: A. C. Moyer, 1925

Architect's Drawing

of the Moyers Brothers' main office site, Beale Avenue & 26th Street

 

A. C. Moyer

1904-2001

Burgoon Run Project
Left: Jack Moyers; Third from left: A. C. Moyer

 

Moyer Brothers Construction

Center: A. C. Moyer

Moyer Brothers Construction

Close-up of A. C. Moyer

Moyers Brothers Construction & Contracting Truck

 

Trucks-R-Us

Atlantic Richfield Gas Station

Gulf Gas Station

completed by Moyer Brothers

Sunoco Gas Station
completed by Moyer Brothers

 

Red Hill

Altoona, PA

Simmonds

Altoona, PA

Walgreen's

Altoona, PA

 

Logan Theater

Altoona, PA

State Theater

Altoona, PA

Blair Theater

Hollidaysburg, PA

 

St. Mary's Memorial Hall

Altoona, PA

Central Trust Company

Altoona, PA

Renovation by Moyer Brothers

Clearfield Library

Clearfield, PA

Completed by Moyer Brothers

Apprenticeship Certificate
Moyer Brothers' state license to train apprentices, 1946-1947

 

Future Site

Federal Public Housing Project for Veterans, Altoona

 

FPHA 1946

Development of Veterans' Housing Site

FPHA 1947

Veterans' Housing Completed

FPHA Interior

1947 view of living room & kitchen of housing unit

 

FPHA Long View

Photo by VanZandt

Agudath-Achim

Memorial Center

Altoona, PA

Bedford High School

Bedford, PA

Morris Harvey College

Now called University of Charleston, WV. Moyer Brothers helped with construction of new buildings in 1947.

 

WVU Cafeteria

West Virginia University Cafeteria built by Moyer Brothers in August, 1947

 

Turnpike Toll Gates, c1948

Moyer Brothers built toll gates on the PA Turnpike at New Stanton, Donegal, Somerset, Bedford, Breezewood, Fort Littleton, Blue Mountain, and Carlisle.

 

Turnpike Toll Gates, c1948

Second photo of tollbooths

 

Allegheny Lutheran Home

Plant Industries Building

Penn State, University Park, PA, 1949

Photo by H. E. Hurt, 6/12/1949, developed by Abe Cohen Camera Shop, 6/14/1949

 

Mineral Sciences Building
Penn State, University Park, PA, 1949
Addition built by Moyer Brothers

US Naval & Marine Corps Reserve Training Center

Altoona, PA

 

 

US Naval & Marine Corps Reserve Training Center,

Altoona, PA

Ektachrome by Jack Taylor

 

Moyers Brothers Hardware

2605 Beale Avenue, Altoona

From an Altoona Mirror article, c1950, which claimed that in 1947-1948, the company did $6,350,000 in business from their Altoona and Charleston, WV, offices.

A. C. Moyer flying,  c1960

A.C. Moyer had a pilot's license and flew between job sites in 17 different states from Moyer Brothers' home office in Altoona.

 

 

MOYER BROTHERS  -  STAFF LIST C.  -  1950

 

AKERS, JOS. - OFFICE MANAGER - PURCHASING AGENT, M & M ELECTRIC

ANUNSON, WINIFRED - CLERK, CHARLESTON W VA BRANCH

ARRON, J. C.  - FOREMAN, M & M ELECTRIC

AUGHENBAUGH, MERLE  - ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT

BASSLER, JOHN - ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT

BEASTON, JOHN - ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., ASST SUPERINTENDENT

BLAKE, L. D.  - ASS'T SUPT, CHARLESTON W VA BRANCH

BLAIR, FRANK J. - GENL MANAGER, HOME OFFICE

BOARD JR, PAT - GENERAL MANAGER, CHARLESTON W VA BRANCH

BOLAND, EDW. - PLASTERING SUPT, ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., SPEC. SUPERINTENDENT

BRESTEL, HERB - ASS'T MANAGER, CHARLESTON W VA BRANCH

BUCK, FRANK - FOREMAN, MOTOR TRANSPORTATION

BURLY, GEO.  - FOREMAN, M & M ELECTRIC

CALDWELL, ORVILLE - MANT. SUP'V'R, ALTOONA COAL & EQUIPMENT CO.;

  CHIEF MECHANIC, MOTOR TRANSPORTATION, GARAGE

CALDWELL, WILLIS - WHOLESALE & CONTRACTING YARDS & WAREHOUSES

CASSIDY, JEANNE - SEC'T'Y TO ALVIN C. MOYER, PARTNER

CENTEBENE, ELDA - BOOKEEPER, FINANCE & BOOKEEPING

CHAMBERLAIN, JESSICA - CLERK, CHARLESTON W VA BRANCH

CHAMBERLAIN, R.  - GENL SUPT, CHARLESTON W VA BRANCH

DECKLER, DELORES - SEC'T'Y, CHARLESTON W VA BRANCH

DELANEY, PHIL - MOTOR TRANSPORTATION

DEPETRO, P.  - ASS'T FOREMAN, WHOLESALE & CONTRACTING YARDS & WAREHOUSES

DICK JR, FRED. - ASS'T SUPT, HIGHWAY & DAM DIV

DICK, GILBERT - SUPT, HIGHWAY & DAM DIV

DIXON, BEATRICE - CLERK, PAYROLL

DODSON, J. H. - ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT

DONAHUE, A. J.  - ASS'T SUPT, CHARLESTON W VA BRANCH

ERTLEY, HOLMES - GENERAL SUPT, M & M ELECTRIC

FARREL, N. J.  - FOREMAN, M & M ELECTRIC

FERRETTY, HENRY - ASS'T SUPT, PAINTING & DECORATING

FISHER, JIM - BOOKEEPER, FINANCE & BOOKEEPING

FOGERTY, W. R. - FOREMAN W VA OFFICE, M & M ELECTRIC

GLASGOW, FRANK - ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT

GRAZIOR, FRANK - CHIEF PILOT

HARBOR, HOW'D - MILL HAND, PLANING MILL

HARRISON, D.  - SUPT, KEYSTONE PLUMBING

HETZEL, HOWARD -  MOTOR TRANSPORTATION

HIRT, H. - CHIEF PURCHASING AGENT, PURCHASING

HOYT, JESS - ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT

HOENSTINE, A. D. - SUPT, PAINTING & DECORATING

HUNT, ROB'T - GENERAL MANAGER, KEYSTONE PLUMBING

IMMLER, ETHYL - BOOKEEPER, FINANCE & BOOKEEPING

JOYCE, BERNARD - CHIEF CLERK, PAYROLL

KILMARTIN, JOHN - MASONRY SUPT, ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., SPEC.  SUPERINTENDENT

KINCH, PAUL -ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., ASST SUPERINTENDENT

KUHN, SAM - ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT

KUHN, VEY - ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT

LANGER, D. R. - DRAFTSMAN, RELIABLE ENGINEERING CORP

LEAP, JOS.  - AUDITOR - CPA, FINANCE & BOOKEEPING

LEAR, DORDLA - CLERK, PAYROLL

LIGHTNER, ANN - CHIEF OPERATOR, Receptionist & Telephone Switchboard

LOGUE, PAUL J.  - ENGINEER, HIGHWAY BRIDGE & DAM, ALTOONA COAL & EQUIP. CO.

LONG, HERMAN - MECHANIC, MOTOR TRANSPORTATION, GARAGE

LUNGHOFER, ROB'T - ASS'T SUPT, PAINTING & DECORATING

MACDONALD, R. R. - CHIEF ESTIMATOR, HOME OFFICE, PILOT

MCGINNIS, J. P.  - ASS'T SUPT, CHARLESTON W VA BRANCH

METS, JOHN - MOTOR TRANSPORTATION

MICHEL(?),BERNARD - MECHANIC, MOTOR TRANSPORTATION, GARAGE

MILLER, CHAS.  - DEPT. HEAD, RETAIL STORE, YARD - WAREHOUSES & TRANSPORTATION

MILLER, MAX - GENERAL MANAGER, M & M ELECTRIC

MILLER, MARJORIE - SEC'T'Y, ESTIMATING, HOME OFFICE

MONSELL, CHAS.  - SUPT, LANDSCAPING

MOUDY, FRED - CHIEF OPERATOR, HIGHWAY & DAM DIV.

MOYER, ALVIN C. - PARTNER

MOYER, JACOB E. - PARTNER

MOYER, CLARK -ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT

MUIR, H. - ASS'T SUPT, CHARLESTON W VA BRANCH

NICKLAS, N. GRANT - GENL MANAGER - CHIEF ARCHITECT, RELIABLE ENGINEERING CORP

NOEL, H. - ASS'T SUPT, KEYSTONE PLUMBING

NORRIS, MARJORIE - SEC'T'Y, RELIABLE ENGINEERING CORP

PARKMAN, GEO.  - GENERAL SUPT, CHARLESTON W VA BRANCH

PATTERSON, R. - CHIEF OPERATOR, ALTOONA COAL & EQUIPMENT CO.

PENNSYL, MARCIA - SEC'T'Y,  PURCHASING, &  TO JACOB E. MOYER, PARTNER

LEO PLUNKET - MANAGER, RETAIL STORE & YARD

RICE, W. R.  - ESTIMATOR, M & M ELECTRIC

ROMANI, FRANK - CHIEF DRAFTSMAN, RELIABLE ENGINEERING CORP

ROUCH, D. R.  - ASS'T SUPT, CHARLESTON W VA BRANCH

RUSSEL, FLOYD - ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT

SHARBAUGH, PAUL - SUPT, KEYSTONE PLUMBING

SHINAFELT, M.  - PILOT

STAPELFELD, BEN - ESTIMATOR, HOME OFFICE, PILOT

WAITE, JOHN - FOREMAN, WHOLESALE & CONTRACTING YARDS & WAREHOUSES

WALTER, HARRY - ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT

WALTERS, LORNA - CHIEF BOOKEEPER, FINANCE & BOOKEEPING

WHITE, DON - ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., ASST SUPERINTENDENT

WHITE, GEO.  - ALL TYPE BUILDINGS DIV., OVERALL SUPT

WARNER, JIM - MILL FOREMAN, PLANING MILL

WEAMER, T. C.  - FOREMAN, M & M ELECTRIC

WYAND, L. P. - M & M ELECTRIC

 

 

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