Nevada Consolidated Copper Company


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Thomas Cox papers

Identifier: NC218

Blueprint plans for mining structures and equipment in Nevada (including the Comstock Lode), Arizona, Alaska, Colorado, Missouri, Utah, Montana, Peru, and Mexico. Mines represented include the Nevada Consolidated Copper Co., Steptoe Valley (Nevada) Smelting and Mining Co., Cerro de Pasco (Peru), Missouri Cobalt Co., Belmont Milling Co., Goldfield Consolidated Mines Co., Tonopah Gold Mining Co., and numerous others.

Dates: 1901-1925

Nevada Consolidated Copper Company Records

Identifier: NC1376
Abstract On November 7, 1904, the Boston & Nevada Copper Company and the White Pine Copper Company merged to form the Nevada Consolidated Copper Company. As copper mining grew, company towns such as Ruth and McGill were created to house workers and their families. Housing, services, and public facilities provided in McGill were under the control of the Kennecott Copper Company. The Kennecott Corporation, once the world’s leading copper producer, declined at the end of the 20th century because of...
Dates: 1905-1998

Nevada Mining Association Records

Identifier: 88-43

The Nevada Mining Association (NMA) was organized in Tonopah, Nevada, on March 24, 1913 as the Nevada Mine Operators Association. Its membership consisted of the principal metal producers in Nevada who banded together for protection, mutual cooperation, and assistance. These records include incorporation papers, minutes of the executive committee, membership lists, correspondence, reports, and position statements.

Dates: 1913-1975

Frederick Sommer Schmidt Papers

Identifier: NC1422

Frederick Sommer Schmidt (1881-1986) was a mining engineer who worked for the Nevada Consolidated Copper Company in Ely, Nevada. The collection includes biographical information about Schmidt and his article "Early Days at the Nevada Consolidated Copper Company, Ely, Nevada," written in 1949.

Dates: 1949-2022; Majority of material found within 1949-1958

Western Governors' Conferences, Mining Advisory Council Records

Identifier: NC896

Includes reports, resolutions, minutes, list of delegates and history of the Nevada Consolidated Copper Company by F. Sommer Schmidt.

Dates: 1944-1958, 1971

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Copper mines and mining -- Nevada 3
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada 3
Business correspondence 2
Biographies 1
Comstock Lode (Nev.) 1