Marion S. Fisher Papers
Scope and Contents
Materials related to the purchase, development, and operation by Fisher of the Bootstrap Mine in Elko County, Nevada, and its eventual sale to Newmont Mining Corporation. Included are a history of the mine's development by Fisher; photos; and legal files consisting of correspondence, agreements, leases, deeds, and escrow instructions.
- Fisher, Marion S., 1904- (Person)
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.
Businessman, civic leader, and miner in Battle Mountain, Nevada.
0.25 Cubic Feet (1 box)
Language of Materials
Materials related to the purchase, development, and operation by Fisher of the Bootstrap Mine in Elko County, Nevada, and its eventual sale to Newmont Mining Corporation. The collection contains material from 1955-1973 created by Marion S. Fisher.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Marion S. Fisher in 1989.
Photographs have been transferred to the Special Collections Department photo archive as collection number UNRS-P1989-21
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