Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Churchill County

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Carson Sink area, Nevada manuscript

Identifier: 85-18

Unpublished manuscript, informally known as the Schrader report, on the geology of the Carson Sink region of Nevada (Churchill and Pershing Counties), prepared from field work undertaken between 1911-1921 by Frank C. Schrader.

Dates: 1911-1921

Eagle Salt Works Records

Identifier: NC936

Eagle Salt Works was a salt mining company in Churchill County, Nevada located along the lines of the Central Pacific Railroad. Discovered in 1869 by B. F. Leete; major supplier of salt to Nevada's Comstock mines. Collection contains records of amounts and types of salt mined, purchasers, inventories of company property, vouchers, payroll records, receipts, and salt shipment statements.

Dates: 1879-1899

The Fireball Mining District

Identifier: NC503

Report on mining activity in the Fireball Mining District, Churchill County, Nevada. The collection contains material from 1931 created by Alfred Merritt Smith.

Dates: 1931