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Union Mill and Mining Company vs H. F. Dangberg, et al, case 520

 Collection
Identifier: 82-27
Abstract In Union Mill and Mining Company vs. H. F. Danberg, et al. case 520, the plaintiff sued to stop the defendants from diverting water, needed to power the company's mills, for agriculture from the Carson River in Nevada. Included are the complaints, testimonies of witnesses for plaintiff and defendants, documentary evidence, indexes of ditches involved, defendant's abstracts of title, and judgement. Created by the United States Circuit Court (9th Circuit) between 1889-1897.
Dates: 1889-1897

Union Mining District records

 Collection
Identifier: NC34
Abstract Union Mining District was located at Berlin, Nye County, Nevada. Mining record book "B," 1875-1882 includes claim notices and minutes of annual miners' meetings; register of affidavits and declarations of intentions, 1893-1902 includes proofs of labor performed to retain mining claims and declarations of intention to work mining claims.
Dates: 1875-1902

Unionville, Nevada: Pioneer Mining Camp

 Collection
Identifier: NC383
Abstract Discussions of early Unionville, mining, newspapers, buildings, crime, social life, the county seat controversy with Winnemucca, and future possibilities. The collection contains material from 1939 created by Roger Corbett.
Dates: 1939

United Comstock Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: 83-07
Abstract Collection contains copies of weekly progress reports for each of these individual mines: Challenge, Challenge-Jacket-Imperial, Confidence, Crown Point, Imperial Consolidated, Imperial Empire, Jacket-Crown Point-Belcher, Overman, and Yellow Jacket, Reports discuss length of tunnels, yields of ore, presence of various types of rock and water, and drain projects from 1865-1923.
Dates: 1865-1923

United Comstock Pumping Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC89
Overview The Comstock Pumping Association was established in 1898 by 28 mine companies in Virginia City. Designed as a means to increase stock values, the purpose of the association was to pump water from the Comstock mines below the Sutro Tunnel level. Records of operation include daily and weekly reports (including Ward Shaft Association, 1910-1912), letters, cashbooks, financial ledgers, and a tunnel account book, 1905-1909.
Dates: 1898-1920

An unusual summer in Nevada mining districts

 Collection
Identifier: NC894
Abstract Account of the author's field trip in Nevada, working on geological problems and visiting various mines.
Dates: 1938

Utah Gold and Silver Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC88
Abstract Utah Gold and Silver Mining Company was a silver mine at Virginia City, Nevada. Includes monthly cash accounts, 1876-1884; report of operations, 1886-1888; and deeds for the Eliza Bradbury Ledge and the Utah Silver Mining Company and Santa Rita Mining Company, 1860-1863.
Dates: 1860-1888

Watson Van Etten Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: 2001-10
Overview Watson Van Etten was a professional miner and prospector in California and Nevada in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Collection contains 24 diaries of experiences of a Watson Van Etten as a miner and prospector in California and Nevada from 1891-1920.
Dates: 1891-1920

Virginia and Gold Hill Water Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC202
Abstract Includes agreements for water acquisition from individual mines in the Comstock Lode, correspondence, financial statements, and invoices for supplies. The collection contains material from 1864-1875 created by the Virginia and Gold Hill Water Company.
Dates: 1864-1875

Surveys of the Virginia City, Nevada, area

 Collection
Identifier: 95-25
Abstract Surveys from 1862-1867 of areas of Storey County, Nevada, include portions of Six-Mile Canyon, Gold Canyon, Long Valley, Cedar Hill, Gold Hill, Virginia City, Flowery, and Geiger Grade. Individual surveys show such man-made features as mills, brewery sites, and mining claims. Each survey contains a verbal description of the parcel and a pen and ink scale drawing of the parcel and related geographic features.
Dates: 1862-1867

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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) 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
Industrial Workers of the World 2
Kendall, Robert Eli 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. (Thomas James), 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. 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
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
Baldwin, J. M. (Joseph Mason) 1
Balzar, Fredrick Bennett 1
Bank of Battle Mountain 1
Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred) 1
Basic Magnesium, Incorporated 1
Bassman, Henry 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
Bruce, Alfred 1
Buck, Clarence 1
Buckhorn Mines Company 1
Bullion Gold and Silver Mining Company 1
Bullion Mining Company 1
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