Consolidated Cortez Silver Mines Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC254

Scope and Contents

Included is a prospectus with an extensive history of the Cortez properties, biographical sketch of Wenben, photos, and reports, circa 1923; accounts payable ledger, 1923; and ore sample stub book, undated.

Dates

  • 1923

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.

Administrative History

Cortez, Nevada silver mining operation incorportated in 1919 to continue work on what had been Simeon Wenben's Cortez properties.

Extent

1.21 Linear Feet (3 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Included is a prospectus with an extensive history of the Cortez properties, biographical sketch of Wenben, photos, and reports, circa 1923; accounts payable ledger, 1923; and ore sample stub book, undated.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Indefinitely loaned from Nevada State Heritage Association.
Title
Guide to the Consolidated Cortez Silver Mines Company Records
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
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