J. S. Cain Company Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 95-14

Scope and Contents

The J. S. Cain Company Correspondence is primarily letters to the Bullion and Exchange Bank in Carson City, Nevada regarding banking business of the J. S. Cain Company.

Dates

  • 1886-1904

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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

J.S. Cain was an influential businessman and banker from Bodie, California.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

J. S. Cain (1854-1938) was integral to the mining operations as well as the preservation of Bodie, California, as reflected by his mining company. The correspondence in this collection is from 1886-1904 and is primarily to the Bullion and Exchange Bank in Carson City, Nevada regarding banking business of the J. S. Cain Company.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Creator

Title
Guide to the J. S. Cain Company Correspondence
Status
Completed
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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