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Henley Family Collection of Comstock mining records

 Collection
Identifier: 86-05
Abstract William James Henley, Sr. became Justice of the Peace, a position in which he remained until his death in 1909. Benjamin John Henley was the assistant counsel for the Goldfield Consolidated Mines Company. William James Henley, Jr. became an executive with the Isbell Construction Company later in his life. Collection contains mining company information mainly concerning Comstock Lode companies with some from Inyo, Sierra and Nevada Counties, California. Includes reports, deeds, insurance,...

Technical drawing of twenty stamp wet crushing concentrating silver mill for Occidental Mining Company

 Collection
Identifier: 93-33
Abstract Technical drawing of a mill at Virginia City includes side elevation of grizzly, rockbreaker shaft, battery line shaft, roadway for scouring, concentrated sulphuretts [sic], frue vanners, settling tanks, agitator, clean up pan, engine, and sand floor. Created by the Fulton Foundry in January 1889.