An Unusual Summer in Nevada Mining Districts

 Collection
Identifier: NC894

Scope and Contents

"An Unusual Summer in Nevada Mining Districts" contains John D. Burgess' account of the field trip the author took in 1938 working on geological problems and visiting various mines in Nevada.

Dates

  • 1938

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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.

Biographical Note

John D. Burgess was an engineering student at the Mackay School of Mines, University of Nevada, Reno. Originally from Melones, California, he graduated with a degree in Mining in 1938.

Extent

0.41 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

John D. Burgess was an engineering student at the Mackay School of Mines, University of Nevada, Reno. The collection contains an account of Burgess' field trip in Nevada, working on geological problems and visiting various mines.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired from an unknown source circa 1975.

Title
Guide to An Unusual Summer in Nevada Mining Districts
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:
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