Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Misc. Bodie, California, items include an unidentified fraternal lodge attendance record, 1884; telegram sent by J.S. Cain regarding a shipment; letter in secret code to the Carson Bank with instructions regarding Bodie stock, 1878; and letter from J.S. Cain acknowledging a remittance, 1900.
J. S. Cain (1854-1938) was integral to the mining operations as well as the preservation of Bodie, California, as reflected by his mining company. The correspondence in this collection is from 1886-1904 and is primarily to the Bullion and Exchange Bank in Carson City, Nevada regarding banking business of the J. S. Cain Company.