J. Claude Jones Papers
Collection includes reports by Jones on geology of various mines; correspondence, field notes, and brochures related to his activities as a consultant; one letter from his daughter Dorothy; and a membership certificate.
- Jones, J. Claude (Creator, Person)
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.
0.5 Cubic Feet (1 box)
Includes reports by Jones on geology of various mines; correspondence, field notes, and brochures related to his activities as a consultant; one letter from his daughter Dorothy; and a membership certificate.
J. Claude Jones was a professor of geology and mineralogy at the University of Nevada-Reno and a consultant to mining companies in Nevada and Eastern California.
Arranged in seven series: 1. Correspondence, 1914-1924 2. Copper Canyon Mining Company, 1917-1923 3. Hilltop Nevada Mining Company, 1914-1923 4. Travertine Company, 1925 5. Misc. reports, 1919-1922 6. Field notes 7. Personal, 1920-1925
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Papers transferred by Vincent Gianella via University Archives, accessioned as 88-29.
Photographs have been transferred to the Special Collections Department photo archive as collection number UNRS-P1988-54
- A Guide to the Papers of J. Claude Jones
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