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Bullion and Exchange Bank Records

 Collection
Identifier: 82-33
Abstract

The Bullion and Exchange Bank of Carson City, Nevada was established in 1875 as the Carson City Savings Bank. THe collection includes two volumes of manuscript drafts written by the Bullion and Exchange Bank on the Anglo-California Bank of San Francisco, one volume of daily statements, one ledger, and 7 folders of invoices and correspondence dating from 1877-1931.

Dates: 1877-1931

Frank H. Fowles Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2005-22
Abstract

The Frank H. Fowles Papers contains reports, correspondence, and other records of Frank H. Fowles, a district attorney working in Inyo County, California. These papers focus on Fowles' role in arresting Charles Manson and his followers in 1969, water rights in the Owens Valley, in addition to personal records kept by Fowles.

Dates: 1933-1993

Henley Family Collection of Comstock Mining Records

 Collection
Identifier: 86-05
Abstract William James Henley, Sr. became Justice of the Peace, a position in which he remained until his death in 1909. Benjamin John Henley was the assistant counsel for the Goldfield Consolidated Mines Company. William James Henley, Jr. became an executive with the Isbell Construction Company later in his life. Collection contains mining company information mainly concerning Comstock Lode companies with some from Inyo, Sierra and Nevada Counties, California. Includes reports, deeds, insurance,...
Dates: 1855-1937

Inyo Development Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC73
Abstract

The Inyo Development Company was formed to evaporate, process, and ship the natural soda found in the brines at Owens Lake, Inyo County, California. Collection contains correspondence, financial statements, labor records, soda records, legal documents and maps from 1885-1916.

Dates: 1885-1916

Newton Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC1172
Abstract Newton Mining Company was based in Inyo County, California, and owned by H. M. Yerington. The mine was closed down in 1893 because of the low price paid for silver and lead ore. Included are correspondence, assay reports, financial records, bills, payrolls, receipts, ore shipment records, bank books, check book, and map of the Mineral zone from the Union Mine northward, 1889. Correspondence includes a letterpress copy book, 1890-1907 from Yerington; many of the loose letters are to Yerington...
Dates: 1889-1907

Pacific Coast Borax Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC1182
Abstract

Pacific Coast Borax Company was a Nevada borax mining company incorporated in 1890; part of their business took place in Inyo County, California. Included is a contract between Edward John Reynolds and the Pacific Coast Borax Company to rent land in Inyo County with an option to buy, 1892; and two letters, one inquiring about the effect of fused borax, 1910; and sources for commercial purchase of borax, 1926.

Dates: 1892-1926

The Story of District IX

 Collection
Identifier: 83-22
Abstract

History of early roads and highways in District IX of the California Division of Highways, which covers Inyo, Mono, and eastern Kern Counties. Includes text and correspondence from 1951-1952. Collection created by Alan S. Hart.

Dates: 1951-1952

Yerington, Bronson and Williams Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC1156
Abstract

Contains correspondence regarding the Smith Ranch, crops grown, and renters; and lease for the ranch. Financial records for the ranch include bank records, cancelled checks, tax and other receipts, and loan notes.

Dates: 1890-1899

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