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Vivian Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC1188
Abstract Vivian Mining Company was a subsidiary of the Virginia and Truckee Railroad Company. Check book includes unused checks and stubs with running balance, 1875-1876; invoice and tax statements, 1876-1880; and map of mining claim, 1892.
Dates: 1875-1880, 1892

Wedertz Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1145
Overview Ludowig (Louis) Edmund Wedertz (1824-1881) operated a stage station at Sulpher Springs on the Carson-Aurora road from about 1862-1866 when he moved his family to Aurora for two years. By 1874 they were living in Sulpher Springs again where Clarence R. and Frank Lewis were born. In 1881, Wedertz opened a store in Bridgeport, California, which his widow Niklamine ran after his death in December 1881. The family continued to live in Bridgeport and Smith Valley. The collection primarily contains...
Dates: circa 1860-1930s

Report to the Western Financing Syndicate of Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: 87-30
Abstract Report on oil and gas possibilities of Clark County, Nevada. The reports were written by a geologist hired by the Western Financing Syndicate of Nevada.
Dates: undated

Western Governors' Conferences, Mining Advisory Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC896
Abstract Includes reports, resolutions, minutes, list of delegates and history of the Nevada Consolidated Copper Company by F. Sommer Schmidt.
Dates: 1944-1958, 1971

Payroll for Whitlatch Union Gold and Silver Mining Company

 Collection
Identifier: 90-71
Abstract Included are a payroll list and invoice for supplies. The payroll lists mine employees, their titles, and amount each was paid for the previous five days, and to Helm for both pay and as reimbursement for supplies he purchased. The invoice submitted by Helms was that mentioned on the payroll.
Dates: 1865

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 Included are 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 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, from between 1935-1941.
Dates: 1935-1941

Woodworth Mill and Sluice Company Payment Slips

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-75
Overview 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: August-September 1874

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Smith, Alfred Merritt, 1876-1968 2
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Virginia City Miners' Union no. 46 (Virginia City, Nev.) 2
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American Federation of Labor 1
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American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers 1
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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
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Bird, George H. 1
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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
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