Box Shared MSS 14

 Container

Contains 27 Collections and/or Records:

Report, 1907

 File — Box: Shared MSS 14, Folder: 1
Identifier: NC189_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Articles of incorporation (1897) list purpose of the corporation and officers, and state location of business. Report by mining engineer William Irelan, Jr. (1907) describes the location and history of the mine, water and lumber supplies, milling facilities, mine development, and recommendations.
Dates: 1907

Articles of Incorporation, 1879

 File — Box: Shared MSS 14, Folder: 2
Identifier: NC189_2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Articles of incorporation (1897) list purpose of the corporation and officers, and state location of business. Report by mining engineer William Irelan, Jr. (1907) describes the location and history of the mine, water and lumber supplies, milling facilities, mine development, and recommendations.
Dates: 1879

Report, 1908

 File — Box: Shared MSS 14, Folder: 3
Identifier: NC190_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Report by J. H. G. Wolf describes the general history and location of the mine, geology, other mines and claims in the vicinity, amount of ore previously mined, support facilities available, and summary.
Dates: 1908

Report, December 24, 1909

 File — Box: Shared MSS 14, Folder: 4
Identifier: NC191_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Preliminary report by Charles C. Derby outlines present condition of the mine and gives advice on possible location of ore bodies.
Dates: December 24, 1909

Correspondence, January 6, 1999

 File — Box: Shared MSS 14, Folder: 5
Identifier: NC192_2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Two letters of the same date from French in Silver City to Mr. Ross describe his ownership of the Union Mill Company and its history; and his broken arm.
Dates: January 6, 1999

A Brief Description, 1913

 File — Box: Shared MSS 14, Folder: 6
Identifier: NC193_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Report on copper and iron ore mining in Sod House Canyon and French Canyon, accompanied by a copper assay made at the Mexican Gold and Silver Company for Mr. Eichberg.
Dates: 1913

Records, 1899-1915

 File — Box: Shared MSS 14, Folder: 7
Identifier: NC194_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Included is an agreement between the power company, Comstock Pumping Association and various mines to build a power plant and transmit electricity, 1898; a letter from consulting engineer Leon M. Hall to the pumping association and attached specifications for plant construction, 1904; and bill of complaint in the Nevada District Court case, Truckee River General Electric Company vs Nevada Tax Commission disputing the fixing of assessed value, 1915. Also included are invoices for power supplied...
Dates: 1899-1915

Records, 1904-1912

 File — Box: Shared MSS 14, Folder: 8
Identifier: NC195_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Included are a prospectus and reports to the president and board of directors on the status of mine operations.
Dates: 1904-1912

Correspondence, July 25, 1912

 File — Box: Shared MSS 14, Folder: 9
Identifier: NC 196_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letter to Sam P. Davis written on the back of an engraving, which Drury says was supplied by the Hon. Lance Nightingale as a suggestion from which to produce the Great Seal of Nevada.,Drury also suggests it would make a good illustration for Davis' book, History of Nevada.
Dates: July 25, 1912

Correspondence, 1883-1912

 File — Box: Shared MSS 14, Folder: 10
Identifier: NC197_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Includes letters from Henry George on a U. S. income tax proposal, 1883; Theodore Roosevelt on establishing a Nevada State Police, 1908; E. A. Powell on Davis' purchase of a pedigreed bull, 1885; Thomas A. Edison on use of sagebrush as fuel, 1910; letters from Davis to Nevada U. S. Senator William M. Stewart about politics and Lake Tahoe, 1900-1901; Davis' poem the Burial of Sam Magee, n.d.; and Davis' response to a toast at a Virginia City banquet celebrating the installation of electrical...
Dates: 1883-1912