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Exploration opportunities of the north end of the Comstock Lode, report and maps

 Collection
Identifier: 91-46
Abstract This report includes an historical sketch of the Comstock Lode at Virginia City, Nevada; production history of the Consolidated Virginia Mine; geology; previous exploration; and opportunities for exploration.

C. W. Lightner Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 90-56
Abstract Letter from Lightner in Virginia City to W. H. Duncan in Austin, Nevada, discussing a job offer in Mexico and his conditions for accepting employment in the Reese River Mining District near Austin.

North End Mines Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC178
Abstract Included are a cash journal for the Mexican Milling Company, 1916-1920; mill book, 1915-1920; and survey book of the Con Virginia, Ophir, Mexican, Union, and Sierra Nevada mines, [1920].,The mill book records tonage of raw material, gold and silver extracted, and "tails;" surveys record excavation progress in the shafts. This collection also contains a report by Charles Liddell, "Study of the Ventilation Problems of the North End Mines of the Comstock," 1914.

Ophir Silver Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC56
Abstract Daily, weekly, and annual reports, 1879-1920 letteres, 1874-1913 payroll, 1879-1884 cash books, 1882-1911 abstract of title of the company's real estate and miscellaneous other business records, 1878-1906.

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  • Subject: Comstock Lode (Nev.) X
  • Names: Ophir Silver Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) X

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