Jacob Trolson Notebooks
Scope and Contents
This collection contains 16 notebooks including assay books, survey books, level books, transit books, township plats of Austin, Nevada, and diaries belonging to Jacob Trolson, Austin, Nevada assayer, and Melville Curtis, mineral surveyor, 1869-1924.
- Trolson, Jacob (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.
Jacob Trolson was an Austin, Nevada assayer; Melville Curtis was a mineral surveyor and Lander County Surveyor from 1876-1878.
0.01 Cubic Feet (16 items)
Language of Materials
Notebooks, including assay books, survey books, level books, transit books, township plats of Austin, Nevada, and diaries of Trolson and Curtis.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Acquired from unknown source, circa 1975.
- A Guide to the Records of Jacob Trolson and Melville Curtis
- Jacquelyn Sundstrand
- October 5, 2008
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