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Manuscript Thesis Draft of The Tonopah, Goldfield, Bullfrog Mining Districts, 1900-1915: History of a Twentieth Century Mining Boom

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Identifier: 2017-84
Overview Russell Richard Elliott was a Nevada historian, author, and professor in the History Department at the University of Nevada, Reno. Collection contains a bound copy of Russell Elliott's Ph.D. in History thesis from University of California, Berkeley in 1946.

Mechanics lien and agreement

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Identifier: 95-50
Abstract Mechanics lien and court documents between 1892-1903 filed by Oliver Lonkey and E.R. Smith (Lonkey and Smith) against the Bullion Mining Company for failure to pay for lumber and drayage. The agreement of 1903 enabled the Bullion Mining company, Julia Mining Company, Savage Mining Company and others to form the Ward Shaft Association and to use the Ward Shaft to drain water from their mines.

Mexican Gold and Silver Mining Company Records

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Identifier: NC59
Overview The Mexican Gold and Silver Mining Company was part of the North End Mines of the Comstock Lode. The initial claim of 100 feet was staked in 1859. Collection includes business records of the company's mining operations, including reports (weekly and annual), letters, accounts of expenditures and proceeds, and legal materials, 1876-1923.

Receipt for mining interests

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Identifier: 90-60
Abstract Receipt for sale of King's mining interests on Lander Hill in the Reese River Mining District, Nevada, to James F. Reed.

Deed for Modoc Chief mining claim

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Identifier: 95-51
Abstract Contract from May 31, 1878 stating that Lee Wentworth, Thomas Moore and O.D. Babcock would purchase the Modoc Chief mining claim in Gold Hill, Nevada, from Thomas Wallace.

Nevada Mining Association Records

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Identifier: 88-43
Overview The Nevada Mining Association (NMA) was organized in Tonopah, Nevada, on March 24, 1913 as the Nevada Mine Operators Association. Its membership consisted of the principle metal producers in Nevada who banded together for protection, mutual cooperation, and assistance. These records include incorporation papers, minutes of the executive committee, membership lists, correspondence, reports, and position statements.

Ophir Silver Mining Company Records

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Identifier: NC56
Overview The first discovery of precious minerals in the Comstock Mining District, Virginia City, Nevada, was made on what was to become the Ophir Silver Mining claim. Collection contains 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.

Original Treasure Mining Company Records

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Identifier: NC28
Abstract Silver mine in White Pine County, Nevada, at Treasure Hill. Financial ledger of amounts paid for the mine's operating expenses and to mine president George W. Beaver from 1869-1874.

Overman Silver Mining Company Records

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Identifier: NC86
Overview The Overman Silver Mining Company was a mine on the main Comstock Lode located in Gold Hill, Nevada. The collection includes bylaws; minutes, 1860-1865; correspondence, 1875-1882; daily and annual reports, 1880-1903; accounts, 1862; time book, 1874-1901; and deeds, 1861-1863 and 1890.

Pacific Mill and Mining Company Records

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Identifier: NC80
Abstract The Pacific Mill and Mining Company was incorporated in August 1877 with W. S. O’Brien, J. G. Flood, James G. Fair, John Mackay, and Edward Barron as trustees. The company owned a number of other mills in the Comstock area including the Bacon Mill, Brunswick Mill, California Mill, California Pan Mill, Consolidated Mill, Mariposa Mill, Morgan Mill, Occidental Mill, Omega Mill, Rhode Island Mill, Trench Mill, and the Woodworth Mill/Ditch. Collection contains items from the many subsidiary...

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Osborne, T. J. (Thomas James), 1860-1918 2
Overman Silver Mining Company 2
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Great Basin Mining Company 1
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King, Daniel B. 1
Lady Washington Consolidated Company 1
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