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Exploration opportunities of the north end of the Comstock Lode, report and maps

 Collection
Identifier: 91-46
This report includes an historical sketch of the Comstock Lode at Virginia City, Nevada; production history of the Consolidated Virginia Mine; geology; previous exploration; and opportunities for exploration. Accompanying the report are original maps compiled by Kendall showing underground workings of the Consolidated Virginia, California, Ophir, and Mexican claims, and a map of the Consolidated Virginia 500 level in relation to the Ophir and Big Bonanza veins.

Dates

  • 1950-1952; 1968

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

0.4 Linear Feet (28 items)

Abstract

This report includes an historical sketch of the Comstock Lode at Virginia City, Nevada; production history of the Consolidated Virginia Mine; geology; previous exploration; and opportunities for exploration.

Biographical Note

Mining engineer and graduate of the University of Nevada, Reno, Mackay School of Mines.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Report and maps, Robert E. Kendall, Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274, Gift, 05/16/91, 91-46.
Title
Exploration opportunities of the north end of the Comstock Lode, report and maps
Status
completed
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)