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John A. Fulton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 86-04
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.

Extent

1 Reels

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.

Biographical Note

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

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 Papers of John A. Fulton
Status
completed
Author
Jessica Maddox
Date
May 2013
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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