James Albert Yerington Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC51

Scope and Contents

Includes a diary, 1908; incoming correspondence from friends and relatives, including his father; map of the Brunswick Mill site; tax statement; certificate of appointment as a delegate to the American Mining Congress, 1907; and a receipt.,The diary deals mainly with business matters.

Dates

  • 1890-1923

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.

Biographical Note

Son of Henry Marvin Yerington; managing director of the Nevada State Exhibit, Midwinter Fair, 1895; and owner of the Brunswick Mining Company.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (31 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

James Albert Yerington was the son of Henry Marvin Yerington; managing director of the Nevada State Exhibit, Midwinter Fair, 1895; and owner of the Brunswick Mining Company. Includes a diary, 1908; incoming correspondence from friends and relatives, including his father; map of the Brunswick Mill site; tax statement; certificate of appointment as a delegate to the American Mining Congress, 1907; and a receipt. The diary deals mainly with business matters.

Arrangement

Correspondence arranged chronologically; other materials arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired from an unknown source circa 1965.

Title
Guide to the James Albert Yerington Papers
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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