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Gould & Curry Silver Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC78
Abstract Chiefly letterpress books of weekly reports to the company officers in San Francisco from mine superintendents Louis Janin, Isaac Requa, James G. Fair, F. G. Osbiston, and Darin Bowie (1865-1885).,Also included are reports of operations (June 1888 to July 1889); a payroll list (February 1912); an agreement for consolidation of corporations (1933); stock certificates; and a report to stockholders (1912)

R. N. Graves Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 90-30
Abstract Letterpress copy book of letters from Graves to George R. Spinney and S.P. Dewey who were officers and stockholders in a mine which was not named.

Henley Family Collection of Comstock mining records

 Collection
Identifier: 86-05
Abstract Collection of mining company information mainly concerning Comstock Lode companies with some from Inyo, Sierra and Nevada Counties, California. Includes reports, deeds, insurance, bylaws, financial and legal materials, and correspondence; specifications for a stamp mill for the Fulton Foundry; and a chronology of the Comstock Lode.

History of the Comstock Lode

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Identifier: NC229
Abstract Included are research notes, correspondence, production tables, and clippings either about Smith's Comstock book or used by Smith to write his book.,Subjects researched include John W. Mackay, James G. Fair, business as well as technical aspects of mining in the Comstock Lode, details about individual mines, lists of production figures for the mines, data on the cost of production figures for the mines, data on the cost of living, and information on wood and water companies; typescripts of...

Ronald M. James Papers

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Identifier: 2010-10
Abstract Ronald M. James is an historian and former administrator of the Nevada State Historic Preservation Office (1983-2012) and author or editor of over a dozen books and numerous articles. He is known for his knowledge of Virginia City and writings on Nevada's Comstock Lode period as well as about the state's architectural history. In 2014, he was inducted into the Nevada Writers Hall of Fame.

Jewett Family Papers

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Identifier: 87-11
Abstract Principally detailed letters from Oscar and Alonzo Jewett to their family in Saginaw, Michigan, in which they discuss their life and mining ventures in Virginia City, Nevada, and Oscar's military activities. Also included are letters from their parents and sister in Michigan reporting news of the family and Saginaw.

Gerry Kane Scrapbook

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Identifier: NC887
Abstract Scrapbook of clippings about the Comstock Lode, Nevada; and a speech of Thomas Fitch of Nevada in the U.S. House of Representatives on railroad land grants and U.S. Indian policy.

Land patent records

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Identifier: NC207
Abstract Documents filed in the U. S. Land Office by the Roman Capitol company in the matter of Joe Scates Consolidated Mining Company's application for a land patent include Roman Capitol's articles of incorporation, protest and adverse claim, land patent, and maps of the Roman Capitol and Joe Scates' claims.

Land patent records

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Identifier: NC213
Abstract Documents filed in the U. S. Land Office by the company include their land patent application, protest by Guiseppe Fortana, maps of the claim, abstract of title, complaint in the Nevada District Court case of John Shipton et al. vs Joe Scates Consolidated Mining Company, and patent.

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.

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Fair, James Graham 5
Mexican Gold and Silver Mining Company 5
Chollar Gold and Silver Mining Corporation 4
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Ophir Silver Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 4
Savage Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 4
United Comstock Mining Company 4
Best and Belcher Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 3
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California Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 3
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Hale and Norcross Mining Company 3
Jacket-Crown Point-Belcher Mines Company 3
Sierra Nevada Silver Mining Company 3
Union Consolidated Silver Mining Company 3
Belcher Silver Mining Company 2
Caledonia Silver Mining Company 2
Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post) 2
Flood, James Clair 2
Gold Hill Miners' Union no. 54 (Gold Hill, Nev.) 2
Goodwin, C. C. (Charles Carroll) 2
Gould & Curry Silver Mining Company 2
Kendall, Robert Eli 2
O'Brien, William Shoney 2
Overman Silver Mining Company 2
Pacific Mill and Mining Company 2
Ratay, Myra Sauer 2
Savage Mining Company 2
Sutro, Adolph 2
Symmes, Whitman 2
United Comstock Pumping Association 2
Ward Shaft Association 2
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Alta Silver Mining Company 1
Ames, Pelham W. (Pelham Warren) 1
Belcher Mining Company 1
Belmont Milling Company 1
Bender, D. A. (David Almon) 1
Benton Consolidated Mining Company 1
Berlin, Ellin 1
Birdsall Company 1
Birdsall Mining Company 1
Blaisdell, S. M. 1
Bonner, Charles 1
Bowers, Allison 1
Bowers, L. S. (Lemuel Sanford) 1
Bowie, Darin 1
Boyle, E. D. (Edward Dougherty) 1
Brobant, Nelson 1
Brower, Henry J. 1
Brown, Grafton Tyler, 1841-1918 1
Bryan, William Jennings 1
Bullion Gold and Silver Mining Company 1
C & C Shaft Company 1
Caledonia Tunnel Company 1
Central Pacific Railroad Company 1
Cerro de Pasco Mining Company 1
Challenge Consolidated Mining Company 1
Champion (Ship) 1
Chandler, H. H. 1
Chandler, N. A. 1
Chollar, William 1
Chollar-Potosi Mining Company 1
Clemens, Orion 1
Comstock Golden Jubilee (1909 : Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Comstock Limited 1
Comstock Merger Mines 1
Comstock Monte Christo Mining Company 1
Comstock Pumping Association 1
Comstock Tunnel Company 1
Comstock Tunnel and Drainage Company 1
Comstock-Quartz Mining Company 1
Consolidated California and Virginia Mining Company 1
Consolidated Imperial Mining Company 1
Corey, James C. 1
Cox, Thomas, 1863- 1
Croton Gold and Silver Mining Company 1
Daggett, Rollin Mallory 1
Dardanelles Mining Company 1
Deutsch, A. P. 1
Dewey, S. P. (Squire Pierce) 1
Donovan Mill 1
Duncan, William H. 1
Dwyer, Jennie D. 1
Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva) 1
Elliot, Charles E. (Of San Francisco, Calif.) 1
Epstein, Henry 1
Epstein, Moritz 1
Eureka Mill 1
Exchequer Gold and Silver Mining Company 1
Fitzgerald, L., Mrs. 1
Fitzgerald, Lizzie M. 1
Forbes, Isaac G 1
Foreman Shaft 1
Forman Shaft Company 1
Fortana, Guiseppe 1
Fry, H. D. 1
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