Tenabo Mill and Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC166
Included are correspondence; payroll records; day book of stores; and loose reports, correspondence, and maps of mines in the area. Reports by geologists include history and geology of the area and prospects for development; payrolls list employees (including Chinese), wages, rent, store bill and board owed.

Dates

  • 1896-1916

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

0.75 Linear Feet (3 boxes)

Abstract

Included are correspondence; payroll records; day book of stores; and loose reports, correspondence, and maps of mines in the area. Reports by geologists include history and geology of the area and prospects for development; payrolls list employees (including Chinese), wages, rent, store bill and board owed.

Administrative History

Gold and silver mine and mill at Cortez, Nevada, on the border between Lander and Eureka Counties; also known as the Cortez Mine.

Arrangement

Unarranged.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Records indefinite loaned and purchased by Nevada State Heritage Association, Wendall Hammond, and Talisman press circa 1965.
Title
Guide to the Tenabo Mill and Mining Company Records
Status
completed
Author
Jessica Maddox
Date
August 2018
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
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)