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Assignment of mortgage

 Collection
Identifier: NC158
Abstract

Note assigning Stead's mortgage in machinery for a mill site at the Succor Gold and Silver Mining Company, Storey County, Nevada Territory, to Horace B. Angell. The collection contains material from August 6, 1862 created by George Stead.

Dates: August 6, 1862

B. B. Thayer and Company correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 95-30
Abstract Benjamin B. Thayer's company was organized to develop a mining technology or chemical compound called Thayer's Process. This collection includes two letters between 1860-1861 and articles of agreement: a letter to Theodore Winter from W.A. Gaston describes a steam engine and its operation. Another letter to B. B. Thayer from Joseph Mosheimer discusses the use of "Thayer's Process" in Silver Hill, Nevada. In the articles of agreement, Benjamin B. Thayer, Theodore Winter, Lewis A. Garnett,...
Dates: 1860-1861

J. M. Baldwin and L. B. Abernathie vs J. G. Fair and the Consolidated Virginia Mining Company

 Collection
Identifier: 90-77
Abstract

Complaint in which the plaintiffs alleged that the defendants unlawfully and by force occupied part of the mining claim of Baldwin and Abernathie and mined six million dollars worth of silver ore. The collection contains material from February 9, 1878 created by the United States Circuit Court.

Dates: February 9, 1878

Ballot for general election

 Collection
Identifier: 90-10
Abstract

Official ballot for the general election lists offices, names and political parties of candidates; verso contains a map of the Mt. Vernon, Ohio, and Terra Cotta mining claims in the Washington Mining District, Storey County.

Dates: 1898

Drawings of Barney Mine

 Collection
Identifier: 90-70
Abstract

Drawings include a compass and sketch map, compass survey, and sketch plan of the mine's claims, all drawn by P.W. Racey.

Dates: undated

Administrative manuals for Basic Magnesium Inc.

 Collection
Identifier: NC840
Abstract

Includes a foreman's manual, review of BMI activities in magnesium development (with photos), and details of the electrical system.

Dates: 1943-1944

William Beegan Letter

 Collection
Identifier: 95-18
Abstract

William Beegan was a Nevada miner, formerly of Forest Hill, California. Beegan writes from Virginia City, Nevada Territory, to merchants Hardy & Kennedy of Forest Hill, California, saying he will send payment in the future. He also writes that business in Virginia City, Nevada, is improving but that cash is in short supply.

Dates: August 20, 1860

Before the Comstock

 Collection
Identifier: 83-12
Abstract

Typescript of an account of Dolman's trip across the continent to Nevada in 1852, his mining ventures in Nevada from 1857-1868, and law and order in a mining frontier.

Dates: 1852-1868

Belcher Silver Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC92
Abstract

In 1915 three mines combined into the Jacket-Crown Point-Belcher Mines Company which in turn became part of the United Comstock Mining company in 1920. Collection contains records of operation including weekly reports from the mine superintendent to H.D. Fry; and assay records for the Belcher and Crown Point mines; and the Santiago, Vivian, Mexican, and Eureka mills.

Dates: 1871-1899

Best and Belcher Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC82
Abstract

Best and Belcher Mine, 540' long and part of the Middle Mines of the Comstock Lode, was staked in 1859. Records include letters, 1878-1880; a time book for 1907 (which also includes Hale and Norcross Mining Company times for 1916); a title abstract, 1863; an 1877 affidavit of work; list of company officers, 1890.

Dates: 1863-1916

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Bullfrog Mining District (Nev.) 8
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Elko County 7
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Nye County 6
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Nevada -- History 6
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Copper mines and mining -- Nevada 5
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Oral histories 2
Overman Mine (Nev.) 2
Pershing County (Nev.) 2
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Water use -- Nevada 2
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White Pine County (Nev.) 2
Wildlife conservation -- Nevada 2
Women -- West (U.S.) 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
Account books 1
Acme Mine (Nev.) 1
All terrain vehicles -- Environmental aspects -- West (U.S.) 1
Alta Mine (Nev.) 1
American Flat (Nev.) 1
American Flat (Nev.) -- Surveys 1
American literature -- 19th century 1
American literature -- 20th century 1
American newspapers -- History -- Nevada 1
Anti-environmentalism -- Nevada 1
Arabia Mining District (Nev.) 1
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Names
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 4
Savage Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 4
United Comstock Mining Company 4
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
Jacket-Crown Point-Belcher Mines Company 3
Mackay, John William, 1831-1902 3
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes), 1870-1950 3
Union Consolidated Silver Mining Company 3
Yellow Jacket Silver Mining Company 3
Belcher Mining Company 2
Bowers, L. S. (Lemuel Sanford), 1830-1868 2
Boyle, Emmet Derby 2
Chollar Gold and Silver Mining Corporation 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-Kagin Americana 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 Consolidated Copper Company 2
Nevada Tax Commission 2
Nevada. District Court. 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
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) 1
Balzar, Fredrick Bennett, 1880-1934 1
Bank of Battle Mountain 1
Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred), 1879-1965 1
Basic Magnesium, Incorporated 1
Bassman, Henry 1
Bates, Cecil 1
Bates, Norma 1
Bays, William 1
Beatty, William Blake 1
Bedlam, Alexander 1
Beegan, William 1
Belcher Silver Mining Company 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 1
Bonney, John Harry 1
Bowers and Company 1
Bowers, Allison 1
Boyle, E. D. (Edward Dougherty) 1
Brobant, Nelson 1
Brooks Mine 1
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