Real del Monte Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: 88-06

Scope and Contents

Letterpress copybook of correspondence from H. M. Yerington to George A. Daly, Andrew Baird and others regarding mining operations of the Real and the neighboring Juanita Mining Company. Included are letters, reports, financial statements and assay reports, many of which are in response to Daly's communiques.

Dates

  • 1878-1888

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.

Administrative History

One of the richest gold mines in Aurora, Nevada, ca. 1860-1863. Incorporated in 1861; re-incorporated 1877. Officers were H. M. Yerington, president; Andrew Baird, secretary; and George A. Daly, superintendent. The Real was one of the first mines to reopen in the mid-1870s.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (1 volume)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Letterpress copybook of correspondence from H. M. Yerington to George A. Daly, Andrew Baird and others regarding mining operations of the Real and the neighboring Juanita Mining Company. The collection contains material from 1878-1888 created by the Real del Monte Mining Company.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Doris Harris Autographs in 1988.
Title
Guide to the Real del Monte Mining Company Records
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

Contact:
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