Inyo County (Calif.)
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Bullion and Exchange Bank Records
The Bullion and Exchange Bank of Carson City, Nevada was established in 1875 as the Carson City Savings Bank. THe collection includes two volumes of manuscript drafts written by the Bullion and Exchange Bank on the Anglo-California Bank of San Francisco, one volume of daily statements, one ledger, and 7 folders of invoices and correspondence dating from 1877-1931.
Frank H. Fowles Papers
The Frank H. Fowles Papers contains reports, correspondence, and other records of Frank H. Fowles, a district attorney working in Inyo County, California. These papers focus on Fowles' role in arresting Charles Manson and his followers in 1969, water rights in the Owens Valley, in addition to personal records kept by Fowles.
Inyo Development Company Records
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.
Newton Mining Company Records
Pacific Coast Borax Company Records
Pacific Coast Borax Company was a Nevada borax mining company incorporated in 1890; part of their business took place in Inyo County, California. Included is a contract between Edward John Reynolds and the Pacific Coast Borax Company to rent land in Inyo County with an option to buy, 1892; and two letters, one inquiring about the effect of fused borax, 1910; and sources for commercial purchase of borax, 1926.
The Story of District IX
History of early roads and highways in District IX of the California Division of Highways, which covers Inyo, Mono, and eastern Kern Counties. Includes text and correspondence from 1951-1952. Collection created by Alan S. Hart.