John A. Fulton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 86-04

Scope and Content

The John A. Fulton Papers include papers and speeches presented by Fulton, chiefly on mining in Nevada and Grass Valley, California; correspondence on mining matters; and microfilm of a scrapbook. The scrapbook contains photos; speeches on Fulton's family and the University of Nevada, Reno; articles on and correspondence with Clarence H. Mackay and his family; the Fulton family genealogy; and photos and clippings on Donner Pass, Lake Tahoe, and Malones, California.

Dates

  • 1878-1936

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

John A. Fulton was a mining engineer and director of the Mackay School of Mines at the University of Nevada, Reno.

Extent

1 Reels

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The John A. Fulton Papers include papers and speeches presented by Fulton, chiefly on mining in Nevada and Grass Valley, California; correspondence on mining matters; and microfilm of a scrapbook.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically by type of information.

Separated Materials

Photographs have been transferred to the Special Collections Department photo archive as collection number UNRS-P1989-40
Title
Guide to the John A. Fulton Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Jessica Maddox
Date
May 2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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