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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

Caledonia Silver Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC91
Abstract

Caledonia Silver Mining Company was a silver mining company at Gold Hill, Nevada. Collection dates range from 1871-1882.

Dates: 1871-1882

Jay Arnold Carpenter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC800
Abstract Jay Arnold Carpenter (1883-1965) was a Nevada professor of mining engineering; chair of the Department of Mackay School of Mines, 1926-1951; director of the Nevada State Bureau of Mines, 1939-1951; consultant, Metal Research Company, 1942-1944; and member of the Nevada State Planning Board, 1940-1951. The collection contains research material on Nevada mines (metals of all types) and mining companies, including the Comstock Lode; engineering field notebooks, correspondence, maps, class notes...
Dates: 1875-1964

Challenge Consolidated Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC83
Abstract

The Challenge Consolidated Mining Company was a silver mine at Gold Hill, Nevada, dissolved in March 1922. The collection includes articles and certificate of incorporation, minutes, deeds and agreements.

Dates: 1873-1922

Consolidated Imperial Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC84
Abstract

The Consolidated Imperial Mining Company was a silver mining company at Virginia City, Nevada. It was dissolved on March 16, 1922. The collection includes articles and certificate of incorporation, minutes and agreements.

Dates: 1876-1922

Consolidated Virginia Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC99
Abstract The Consolidated Virginia Mining Company (Con Virginia) in Virginia City, Nevada, was once the richest source of ore in the Comstock Lode. Mine operation records including reports, assay reports, ore and bullion statements, mill records, annual reports, bylaws, equipment specification books, legal records, resolutions, and account registers. Also included are records of the adjacent California Mining Company, the Consolidated California and Virginia Mining Company, and the C & C Shaft...
Dates: 1859-1935

Crown Point Gold and Silver Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC85
Abstract

Crown Point Gold and Silver Mining Company was one of the richest mines of the Comsotck Lode. Collection contains records including Board of Directors' minutes, 1861-1874; by-laws; agreements; deeds; reports of mining operations, 1887-1894; and letters, 1875-1877.

Dates: 1861-1909

Groom Mining District Records

 Collection
Identifier: 99-19
Abstract

Includes records of the Groom Nevada Lead Mining Company and the Groom Southend Mining Company: incorporation documents, correspondence, land records, maps, financial records, and photographs. Activities of T. J. (Thomas J.) Osborne and J. B. Osborne are documented as are those of several leasers.

Dates: 1871-1930; Majority of material found within 1900-1920

Groom Mining District Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2007-16
Abstract

Groom Mining District is located in Lincoln County, Nevada and produced lead and silver from the early 1870s to 1916, then again after World War II to 1950. Collection primarily consists of correspondence and includes deeds and other legal documents. Materials between 1873-1903.

Dates: 1873-1903

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Comstock Lode (Nev.) 17
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United Comstock Mining Company 4
Brunswick Exploration Company 3
Jacket-Crown Point-Belcher Mines Company 3
Crown Point Gold and Silver Mining Company 2
Groom Nevada Lead Mines Company 2
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Groom Southend Mining Company 2
Osborne, J. B. (Jonas Brown), 1831-1913 2
Osborne, T. J., 1860-1918 2
Rives, Henry Macon, 1883-1952 2
Yellow Jacket Silver Mining Company 2
American Federation of Labor 1
American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers 1
Anderson, John 1
Bassman, Henry 1
Belcher Mining Company 1
Belcher Silver Mining Company 1
Best and Belcher Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Birdsall Mining Company 1
Boyle, Emmet Derby 1
C & C Shaft Company 1
Caledonia Silver Mining Company 1
California Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Carpenter, Jay A., 1883-1965 1
Challenge Consolidated Mining Company 1
Comstock Merger Mines 1
Comstock Pumping Association 1
Consolidated California and Virginia Mining Company 1
Consolidated Imperial Mining Company 1
Consolidated Virginia Mining Company 1
Eureka Mill 1
Fair, James Graham 1
Flood, James Clair, 1826-1888 1
Fry, H. D. 1
Golden, Francis Bernard, 1862-1911 1
Gordon, Louis D. 1
Hale and Norcross Mining Company 1
Industrial Workers of the World 1
James, S. E. (Miner) 1
Kempvane, J. C. 1
Kennecott Copper Corporation 1
Mackay, John William, 1831-1902 1
Mexican Gold and Silver Mining Company 1
Mexican Mill 1
Morris, James 1
Nevada Consolidated Copper Company 1
Nevada Industrial Commission 1
Nevada Mine Operators Association 1
Nevada Mining Association 1
Nevada Silver Centennial Committee 1
New, W. R. 1
North Potosi Gold & Silver Mining Company 1
O'Brien, William Shoney 1
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes), 1870-1950 1
Ophir Silver Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Overman Silver Mining Company 1
Pittman, Key, 1872-1940 1
Raycraft, James Andrew 1
Raycraft, Margaret Theresa Morris, 1864-1943 1
Rives, Marguerite Jeanette Raycraft, 1893- 1
Roberts, C. N. 1
Round Mountain Gold Dredging Corporation 1
Santa Rita Mining Company 1
Santiago Mill 1
Savage Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Searls, Fred 1
Sheahan, Patrick 1
Sierra Nevada Silver Mining Company 1
Silver Pick Triangle Mining Company 1
Tonopah Mining Company 1
Union Consolidated Silver Mining Company 1
United Comstock Pumping Association 1
United Western Miners 1
University of Nevada, Reno 1
Utah Gold and Silver Mining Company 1
Vivian Mill 1
Ward Shaft Association 1
Wedertz family 1
Wheatly, William 1
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