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Silas Williams Letter

 Collection
Identifier: NC1092
Abstract

Letter from Williams to G. H. Dinsmore about business transactions involving the mine. The collection contains material from 1871 created by Silas Williams.

Dates: 1871

Wilson Mining District Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC255
Abstract

The Wilson Mining District was organized in October 1866 and located 23 miles south of Yerington, Esmeralda County, Nevada. The collection includes bylaws, minutes, oath of office of the district recorder, and claim notices.

Dates: 1866-1879

Deed for portion of Winnemucca mining claim

 Collection
Identifier: 99-54
Abstract

James Morgan was a Aurora, Nevada, miner and partner of John F. Long. Deed in which James Morgan and John F. Long convey to P. G. Vibbard, ownership of twenty-five feet of ground in the first North Extension of the Winnemucca mining claim, Esmeralda Mining District, Aurora, Nevada Territory. Material from September 21, 1861.

Dates: September 21, 1861

Wonder and Wonder Extension Lode Claims Record of Ore Mined

 Collection
Identifier: NC1250
Abstract

The Wonder and Wonder Extension Lode were mining claims in Lyon County, Nevada. The collection contains a record of ore mined and milled at Devil's Gate and Chinatown mining districts, Lyon County, Nevada. Included are names of owners, tons milled, date, weight after melt, value of gold and/or silver, mint charges, net returns, and royalties.

Dates: 1935-1941

Woodworth Mill and Sluice Company Payment Slips

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-75
Abstract

Located on the Carson River, the Woodworth Mill was built in 1864 and, by 1869, contained 24 stamps, 12 pans, and had a capacity of 40 tons per day. In 1871, James G. Fair and John W. Mackay of the Pacific Mill and Mining Company purchased the mill. The Woodworth Sluice was one of the longest sluices ever built. Collection contains employee payment slips for August and September 1874 for work on company flumes and sluices signed by W. H. Armstrong.

Dates: 1874 August-September

George F. Wright Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 90-37
Abstract

These papers were created or gathered by George F. Wright in his role as attorney for the Washoe Tribe before The Indian Claims Commission. Included in the collection are correspondence, reports, testimonies, maps and records of other relevant dockets before the commission.

Dates: 1931-1973

Yellow Jacket Silver Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC61
Abstract

The Yellow Jacket Mine, staked in 1859, was one of the deepest in the Comstock Lode. Operation records of the Yellow Jacket Mine include minutes of stockholders' and directors' meetings, by-laws, deeds, financial statements, stock transfer records, and letters, from 1861-1911.

Dates: 1861-1911

Sally Zanjani Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-04
Abstract

Sally Zanjani is a historian and former adjunct professor in the University of Nevada, Reno Political Science Department. She is the author of ten books and over sixty articles exploring the history of Nevada from the territorial period through the 19th century. Papers include research materials for Zanjani's numerous books and articles.

Dates: 1974-2016

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Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada 167
Comstock Lode (Nev.) 44
Goldfield (Nev.) 26
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Gold mines and mining -- Nevada -- Goldfield 18
Goldfield Mining District (Nev.) 17
Silver mines and mining -- Nevada 17
Business correspondence 16
Gold mines and mining -- Nevada -- Esmeralda County 12
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Virginia City 12
Account books 11
Gold mines and mining -- Nevada 10
Bullfrog Mining District (Nev.) 8
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Elko County 7
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Tonopah 7
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Nye County 6
Nevada -- History 6
Nevada -- Politics and government 6
Tonopah (Nev.) 6
Virginia City (Nev.) 6
Annual reports 5
Aurora (Nev.) 5
Copper mines and mining -- Nevada 5
Maps 5
Mills and mill-work -- Nevada 5
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Aurora 5
Esmeralda County (Nev.) 4
Goldfield (Nev.) -- History 4
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Eureka County 4
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Gold Hill 4
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Lander County 4
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Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) 3
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Women pioneers -- Nevada 3
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Stocks -- Nevada 2
Tonopah (Nev.) -- History 2
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White Pine County (Nev.) 2
Wildlife conservation -- Nevada 2
Women -- West (U.S.) 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
Acme Mine (Nev.) 1
All terrain vehicles -- Environmental aspects -- West (U.S.) 1
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Mexican Gold and Silver Mining Company 5
Ophir Silver Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 5
Yerington, Henry M. 5
Consolidated Virginia Mining Company 4
Crown Point Gold and Silver Mining Company 4
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Fair, James Graham, 1831-1894 4
Savage Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 4
United Comstock Mines Company 4
Belcher Mining Company 3
Best and Belcher Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 3
Brunswick Exploration Company 3
California Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 3
Gold Hill Miners' Union no. 54 (Gold Hill, Nev.) 3
Goldfield Deep Mines Company of Nevada 3
Holabird-Kagin Americana (Firm) 3
Jacket-Crown Point-Belcher Mines Company 3
Mackay, John William, 1831-1902 3
Nevada Consolidated Copper Company 3
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes), 1870-1950 3
Union Consolidated Silver Mining Company 3
Yellow Jacket Silver Mining Company 3
Bowers, L. S. (Lemuel Sanford), 1833-1868 2
Boyle, Emmet Derby 2
Chollar Gold and Silver Mining Corporation 2
Dayton Consolidated Mines Company 2
Goldfield Consolidated Mines Company 2
Gould and Curry Mining Company 2
Groom Nevada Lead Mines Company 2
Groom Southend Mining Company 2
Hale and Norcross Mining Company 2
Harding, Franklin 2
Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC 2
Industrial Workers of the World 2
Kendall, Robert Eli, 1923- 2
Kral, Victor E. 2
Lapanta Consolidated Mining Company 2
Montgomery Shoshone Mines Company 2
Nevada Tax Commission 2
Nevada. District Court (Storey County : 1st Judicial District) 2
Newmont Mining Corporation 2
Oriental Gold Mining Company 2
Osborne, J. B. (Jonas Brown), 1831-1913 2
Osborne, T. J., 1860-1918 2
Pittman, Key, 1872-1940 2
Richmond-Eureka Mining Company 2
Rives, Henry Macon, 1883-1952 2
Sandstorm-Kendall Consolidated Mining Company 2
Schmidt, F. Sommer 2
Schwab, Charles M., 1862-1939 2
Sierra Nevada Silver Mining Company 2
Smith, Alfred Merritt, 1876-1968 2
Sweetwater Mining Company 2
Symmes, Whitman 2
Union Mill and Mining Company 2
Vibbard, P. G. 2
Virginia City Miners' Union no. 46 (Virginia City, Nev.) 2
Yerington, J. A. (James Albert), 1864-1929 2
Abernathie, L.B. 1
Albany Divide Mining Company 1
Alta Silver Mining Company 1
American Federation of Labor 1
American Flat Development Company 1
American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers 1
American Legion 1
Anderson, John 1
Anderson, Leora 1
Angell, Horace B. 1
Arrowhead Development Company 1
Atomic Power Utilization Committee 1
Austin Manhattan Consolidated Mining Company (Nev.) 1
Austin Mining Company (Nev.) 1
B. B. Thayer and Company 1
Babcock Lead Prospect 1
Bacon Brothers, Elko County (Nev.) 1
Baker, Betty 1
Baldwin, J. M. (Joseph Mason), 1878-1945 1
Balzar, Fredrick Bennett, 1880-1934 1
Bank of Battle Mountain 1
Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred), 1879-1965 1
Basic Magnesium, Inc. 1
Bassman, Henry 1
Bates, Cecil 1
Bates, Norma 1
Bays, William 1
Beatty, William Blake, 1912-1990 1
Bedlam, Alexander 1
Beegan, William 1
Bender, D. A. (David Almon) 1
Benton Consolidated Mining Company 1
Betty O'Neal Mines 1
Big Ledge Copper Company 1
Bird, George H. 1
Birdsall Company 1
Birdsall Mining Company 1
Blue Jay Mining Company 1
Bonner, Charles S. 1
Bonney, John Harry 1
Bowers and Company 1
Bowers, Allison, 1824-1903 1
Boyle, E. D. (Edward Dougherty) 1
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