General description and report on the Comstock vein

 Collection
Identifier: 93-52

Scope and Contents

Detailed report by C.A. Luckhardt to R.W. Raymond of New York, possibly commissioned by Adolf Sutro, on the history, physical properties, and future of the Comstock Lode of Nevada. Included is a list of Comstock mines and the length of their claims.

Dates

  • September 20, 1868

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Biographical Note

Mining engineer.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (21 pages)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

C. A. Luckhardt was a mining engineer. Collection contains a detailed report by Luckhardt to R.W. Raymond of New York, possibly commissioned by Adolf Sutro, on the history, physical properties, and future of the Comstock Lode of Nevada on September 20, 1868.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.
Title
Guide to the General description and report on the Comstock vein
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

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