Nevada Reduction Works prospectus

 Collection
Identifier: 91-15
Report on the company provides a history of the works and Dayton; description of the property and equipment; report of quantities of ore processed and gold and silver extracted; summary of assets, values, and working costs; and future prospects. Also included are many photos of the Dayton area, mining sites, and mill exterior and interior, and copies of engineering reports.

Dates

  • 1904

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

0.4 Linear Feet (1 volume)

Abstract

Report on the company provides a history of the works and Dayton; description of the property and equipment; report of quantities of ore processed and gold and silver extracted; summary of assets, values, and working costs; and future prospects.

Administrative History

Gold and silver milling company at Dayton, Nevada founded in 1897 by Herman Davis, inventor of the patented chloro-cyanide extraction process used by the company.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Prospectus, Bill Kornmayer, Chico, CA 95926, Donation. 02/08/91, 91-15
Title
A Guide to the Nevada Reduction Works prospectus
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

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

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
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