Jacob Trolson Notebooks

 Collection
Identifier: NC472
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.

Dates

  • 1869-1924

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.

Extent

0.01 Cubic Feet (16 items)

Abstract

Notebooks, including assay books, survey books, level books, transit books, township plats of Austin, Nevada, and diaries of Trolson and Curtis.

Biographical Note

Jacob Trolson was an Austin, Nevada assayer; Melville Curtis was a mineral surveyor and Lander County Surveyor from 1876-1878.

Arrangement

Unarranged.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired from unknown source, circa 1975.

Creator

Title
A Guide to the Records of Jacob Trolson and Melville Curtis
Status
completed
Author
Jacquelyn Sundstrand
Date
October 5, 2008
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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