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Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC72
Abstract

The Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company was organized in 1873 with Duane L. Bliss as president and general manger and H. M. Yerington, D. O. Mills and J. A. Rigby as stockholders. It was probably the largest and most extensive lumber operation serving the mines of the Comstock. Collection includes correspondence, company papers, land related documents, financial accounts, lumber statistics and maps from 1858-1946.

Dates: 1858-1946

El Dorado Wood and Flume Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC76
Abstract The El Dorado Wood and Flume Company was incorporated in Nevada in 1875 with H. M. Yerington, J. W. Haynie and A. J. Ralston as trustees; H. M. Yerington was the president when the company incorporated. Its major areas of operation were in Lake Valley, El Dorado County, California and in Hope Valley, Alpine County, and California. The company also held land in Ormsby, Douglas, and Washoe counties, Nevada. Collection contains correspondence, land related documents, financial accounts, legal...
Dates: 1850-1941

Genoa Flume Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC1000
Abstract

The Genoa Flue Company was a company which operated a water flume near the town of Genoa, Douglas County, Nevada. Included in this collection are tax statements, insurance document, list of land wanted, and township plat maps from 1874-1897.

Dates: 1874-1897

J. W. Haynie Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC999
Abstract The J. W. Haynie and Company records contain documents clearly pertaining to the company and cover the period from 1860-1884. Material is original, hand written and also typed and copied. The contents reflect the operations of the company including land documents, financial documents, and a plat map. Personal papers include mining claims in Mono County, California; correspondence to H. M. Yerington about them; tax statements; and military documents. The collection includes land transfer...
Dates: 1860-1884

P. N. Marker Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC1185
Abstract

P. N. Marker was owner of a flume which transported lumber from Mt. Rose to Washoe City and Pleasant Valley, Nevada. Included is a location notice filed by Marker and Christian Bastian for the Marker and Bastian's Lower Extension Flume from Mt. Rose to Washoe City and Pleasant Valley, with plat map of the extension flume and its connections with Galena Creek and the Brown and Eagen Flume; and bill of sale for food and sundries by Marker to Robert Pitchur, between 1875-1876.

Dates: 1875-1876

Markleeville Flume Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC120
Abstract

The Markleeville Flume Company was incorporated in Nevada in 1873, with J. R. Johnson, George Spratt, and H. M. Yerington as trustees and Yerington also serving as president. The company was engaged in cutting and fluming wood on land in Alpine County, California. Collection includes company papers, correspondence, deeds and financial accounts between 1872-1875.

Dates: 1872-1875

Nevada Flume Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC1186
Abstract Nevada Flume Company operated in western Nevada and supplied wood to the Virginia and Truckee Railroad and to the Comstock mining region; possibly a subsidiary of that railroad company. Includes maps, deeds, agreements, receipts for wood, and accounts of wood, chiefly dealing with a wood drive to Empire and Dayton, Nevada, in 1876. Most of the documents were signed by H. M. Yerington. The participating companies were Nevada Flume Company, El Dorado Flume Company, Virginia and Truckee...
Dates: 1874-1879

Pacific Wood, Lumber and Flume Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC90
Abstract

The Pacific Wood, Lumber and Flume Company was incorporated in January 1875 for the purpose of cutting timber and manufacturing lumber as well as developing flumes in northern Nevada. The collection contains records of operation, including titles of real estate and water rights, correspondence between trustees, a time book, account ledgers, articles of incorporation, and agreements with other companies.

Dates: 1869-1904

Pacific Wood, Lumber and Flume Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: 89-29
Abstract The Pacific Wood, Lumber and Flume Company was a lumber company incorporated in 1875 for purposes of cutting, fluming, and manufacturing lumber and wood in eastern California and western Nevada as well as to buy and sell real estate. In 1907 the company forfeited rights to transact business in California and was subsequently purchased in 1972 by Robert Leland. The collection contains correspondence, deeds, minutes, agreements, appraisal reports, land patents, and maps related to Leland's...
Dates: 1865-1981

Parker and Tobey (Firm) Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC1176
Abstract

Parker and Tobey Firm was a business in Carson City, Nevada. Included are invoices, bank books, cancelled checks, payrolls, time sheets, and a contract with Hobart and Marlett to assist in fluming lumber to Franktown, south of Reno, Nevada. Dates range from 1878-1896.

Dates: 1878-1896

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Yerington, Henry M. 8
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Markleeville Flume Company 2