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Pacific Mill and Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC80
The Pacific Mill and Mining Company Records consist mostly of payroll records and vouchers from the many subsidiary milling companies owned by the Pacific Mill and Mining Company. Also included is a schedule of property owned by the company (1876), articles of incorporation, and lists of officers.

Dates

  • 1872-1886

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 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Abstract

Items from the many subsidiary companies owned by the Pacific Mill and Mining Company, includes a schedule of property owned by the company, 1876; mill supply accounts, 1883-1885; and miscellaneous vouchers, payroll records, receipts and legal records.

Administrative History

The Pacific Mill and Mining Company was incorporated in August 1877 with W. S. O’Brien, J. G. Flood, James G. Fair, John Mackay, and Edward Barron as trustees. The company owned a number of other mills in the Comstock area including the Bacon Mill, Brunswick Mill, California Mill, California Pan Mill, Consolidated Mill, Mariposa Mill, Morgan Mill, Occidental Mill, Omega Mill, Rhode Island Mill, Trench Mill, and the Woodworth Mill/Ditch.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by mill name.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Pacific Mill and Mining Company Records were transferred to the Special Collections Department via the Mackay School of Mines sometime in the 1960s.

Creator

Title
An Inventory to the Pacific Mill and Mining Company Records
Status
completed
Author
Jacquelyn Sundstrand and Jessica Maddox
Date
January 2016
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)