Union Mill and Mining Company Records
Scope and Contents
From Auction Catalog: Lot of 106 documents pertaining to the business and history of this Storey County operation. Just about every facet of the mine's operation, from water rights to acquisitions and disbursements are recorded in this archive. There are also telegrams and other correspondence to and from president and majority stockholder, William Sharon, whose signature appears on a dozen of the documents.
Other signers include John Day and James Newland, among others and the documents are in good to excellent condition.
William Sharron Archive
- Union Mill and Mining Company (Creator, Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Biographical / Historical
Union Mill and Mining Company was a silver mining and milling company in Lyon County, Nevada.
0.5 Cubic Feet (1 box)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Holabird-Kagin Americana in December 2011.
- Guide to the Union Mill and Mining Company Records
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