Box Shared MSS 172

 Container

Contains 16 Collections and/or Records:

Survey book, 1887

 File — Box: Shared MSS 172, Folder: 16
Identifier: NC1359_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains one book survey book owned by William Seth Bliss containing information about land grades, likely for railroads. Two notations on the pages include reference to the Virginia and Truckee Railroad and the Carson and Colorado Railroad, but may only be engineering information for Bliss family-owned lands, including the Lake Tahoe Transportation Company. The outside of the book is marked "Transit Book 12."
Dates: 1887

Patent: Miner's Candlestick, 1885

 File — Box: Shared MSS 172, Folder: 1
Identifier: NC1350_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains patent information, drawings, blueprints, and correspondence regarding Thomas Cox and Thomas Cox, Jr.'s work on equipment design. The earliest drawings in this collection were patented in Montana Territory. Additionally, a small number of photographs and negatives are also present and include photos of Thomas Cox, mining equipment, and the Missouri Cobalt Mine (Missouri).
Dates: 1885

Patent: Improved starter and brake for tramway cars, 1886

 File — Box: Shared MSS 172, Folder: 2
Identifier: NC1350_2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains patent information, drawings, blueprints, and correspondence regarding Thomas Cox and Thomas Cox, Jr.'s work on equipment design. The earliest drawings in this collection were patented in Montana Territory. Additionally, a small number of photographs and negatives are also present and include photos of Thomas Cox, mining equipment, and the Missouri Cobalt Mine (Missouri).
Dates: 1886

Patent and blueprints: Automated excavating shovel, 1906-1918

 File — Box: Shared MSS 172, Folder: 3
Identifier: NC1350_3
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains patent information, drawings, blueprints, and correspondence regarding Thomas Cox and Thomas Cox, Jr.'s work on equipment design. The earliest drawings in this collection were patented in Montana Territory. Additionally, a small number of photographs and negatives are also present and include photos of Thomas Cox, mining equipment, and the Missouri Cobalt Mine (Missouri).
Dates: Copyright: 1906-1918

Patent and drawings: Box car starter, undated

 File — Box: Shared MSS 172, Folder: 4
Identifier: NC1350_4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains patent information, drawings, blueprints, and correspondence regarding Thomas Cox and Thomas Cox, Jr.'s work on equipment design. The earliest drawings in this collection were patented in Montana Territory. Additionally, a small number of photographs and negatives are also present and include photos of Thomas Cox, mining equipment, and the Missouri Cobalt Mine (Missouri).
Dates: Copyright: undated

Miscellaneous drawings, undated

 File — Box: Shared MSS 172, Folder: 5
Identifier: NC1350_5
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains patent information, drawings, blueprints, and correspondence regarding Thomas Cox and Thomas Cox, Jr.'s work on equipment design. The earliest drawings in this collection were patented in Montana Territory. Additionally, a small number of photographs and negatives are also present and include photos of Thomas Cox, mining equipment, and the Missouri Cobalt Mine (Missouri).
Dates: Copyright: undated

Photographs, undated

 File — Box: Shared MSS 172, Folder: 6
Identifier: NC1350_6
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains patent information, drawings, blueprints, and correspondence regarding Thomas Cox and Thomas Cox, Jr.'s work on equipment design. The earliest drawings in this collection were patented in Montana Territory. Additionally, a small number of photographs and negatives are also present and include photos of Thomas Cox, mining equipment, and the Missouri Cobalt Mine (Missouri).
Dates: Copyright: undated

Photographic negatives, undated

 File — Box: Shared MSS 172, Folder: 7
Identifier: NC1350_7
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains patent information, drawings, blueprints, and correspondence regarding Thomas Cox and Thomas Cox, Jr.'s work on equipment design. The earliest drawings in this collection were patented in Montana Territory. Additionally, a small number of photographs and negatives are also present and include photos of Thomas Cox, mining equipment, and the Missouri Cobalt Mine (Missouri).
Dates: Copyright: undated

6th grade composition book, 1914

 File — Box: Shared MSS 172, Folder: 8
Identifier: NC1351_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains Clara Cardelli's 6th grade composition book as well as a letter to Century Magazine.
Dates: 1914

Letter to Century Magazine, February 24, 1914

 File — Box: Shared MSS 172, Folder: 9
Identifier: NC1351_2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains Clara Cardelli's 6th grade composition book as well as a letter to Century Magazine.
Dates: February 24, 1914