Gold mines and mining -- Nevada -- Tonopah
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Canceled stock certificate for Tonopah Divide Mining Company,principal gold mining company in the Divide District, near Tonopah, Nevada, issued to F. A. Sawyer for 100 shares; also receipt for stock transfer. Content from 1919.
The Tonopah Home Mining Company was organized in 1903 at Tonopah, Nevada. W.J. Douglas was president. Prospectus attempts to attract investors; at the time the brochure was written, it appeared no development had been undertaken. The prospectus discusses mining history of the region, improvements built or contemplated, names of mining claims of the company, list of officers, and map of mining claims (1903).