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F. A. Adams Letter

Identifier: 92-23

F.A. Adams was a gold miner from the Monitor Mining District, Alpine County, California. Adams writes to his brother from Genoa, Nevada Territory, about their mining ventures in the Monitor Mining District and supplies need, and gives instructions regarding queries to other miners. Created on December 13, 1862.

Dates: December 13, 1862

Belvidere Mining Company correspondence

Identifier: NC323

Progress reports from Holmes to Van Dyck Hubbard report on progress in sinking a shaft, assays of the ore, and machinery in use.

Dates: December 25, 1879-February 27, 1880

Jack E. Davisson Papers

Identifier: 90-31

Letters from Jack in Bishop to his soon-to-be bride in Las Vegas, Nevada, 1921, and a blank stock certificate for the Hercules Wonder Mining Company in Goldfield, Nevada, undated

Dates: 1921, undated

Alfred Doten Papers

Identifier: NC08
Abstract Diaries relating to Alfred Doten's trip from Plymouth, Mass. by sea to California in 1849, his life as a placer miner and rancher in California, and as a newspaperman in Nevada; literary, biographical and historical manuscripts; a complete file of the Como Sentinel and its successor, the Lyon County Sentinel; and clippings of Doten's articles. Other papers relate to Governor C. C. Stevenson of Nevada, the construction of the Virginia and Truckee Railroad, the town of Gold Hill, Nevada, and...
Dates: 1834-1972

John A. Fulton Papers

Identifier: 86-04

John A. Fulton was a mining engineer and director of the Mackay School of Mines at the University of Nevada, Reno. The collection includes papers and speeches presented by Fulton, chiefly on mining in Nevada and Grass Valley, California; correspondence on mining matters; and microfilm of a scrapbook.

Dates: 1878-1936

John I. Ginn Correspondence

Identifier: NC324

This letter from Ginn to "Friend Keating" [R. P. Keating] on letterhead of the Daily and weekly Bodie standard newspaper describes a rich strike of gold ore at the Summit Mine in Bodie. Ginn confirms the strike and William Irwin's assessment of it (Irwin was superintendent of the Summit and the Standard, Bulwer, and Double Standard mines).

Dates: June 8, 1880

J. W. Haynie Papers

Identifier: NC999
Abstract The J. W. Haynie and Company records contain documents clearly pertaining to the company and cover the period from 1860-1884. Material is original, hand written and also typed and copied. The contents reflect the operations of the company including land documents, financial documents, and a plat map. Personal papers include mining claims in Mono County, California; correspondence to H. M. Yerington about them; tax statements; and military documents. The collection includes land transfer...
Dates: 1860-1884

Inyo Development Company Records

Identifier: NC73

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

Mining Engineer's Reports

Identifier: 95-36

Wilbur E. Sanders was a west coast mining prospector. Reports from 1909 by Sanders to William C. Morris describe mining prospects and characteristics of these claims in the Crackerjack Mining District, San Bernardino County, California: Iron King Group, Iron-Cap Copper-Lead Group, and the Beau Bramble-Mangeniffer Group.,There are also reports on the Cora Group and on gold mining property located forty-five miles from Canaea (i.e. Cananea?), Mexico.

Dates: 1907

D. F. Moore Correspondence

Identifier: NC325

Moore's letter on stationery of the University Gold Mining Company of Bodie to R. P. Keating details his recent acquisition of two gold-bearing ledges in Bodie and describes their size and the conditions for working them.

Dates: June 4, 1881

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