Real del Monte Mining Company Records
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.
- Real del Monte Mining Company (Aurora, Nev.) (Organization)
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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.
0.4 Linear Feet (1 volume)
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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.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Doris Harris Autographs in 1988.
- Guide to the Real del Monte Mining Company Records
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