Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada
Found in 166 Collections and/or Records:
Letterpress copy book of weekly reports of activities submitted by mine superintendent Whitman Symmes. Reports give number of men employed by occupation, cost of wages, and a descriptive summary of work.
Deed for Muir's claim to the Alabama Lode, Amador Mining District, Nevada Territory, transferring his claim to Charles H. Cowen. The collection contains material from December 17, 1863 created by Henry Muir.
Included is a letter from the John E. Allen & Co., stockbrokers of Boston, advertising the sale of the Albany Divide's stock and a prospectus for the company's mining properties. The collection contains material from 1920 created by the Albany Divide Mining Company.
Weekly reports for the Alta and the Benton Consolidated Mining Company by Superintendent E.D. Boyle (father of the Nevada governor) include distance drilled, total length of drift, and number of men employed, 1880-1889.,Also included is an Alta stock certificate purchased by G. E. Arrowsmith, trustee, 1924 and four lists of officers (1881, 1887, 1892, 1918).
Two letters from L.F.J. Wrinkle and James A. Yerington outline the location of veins of silver ore to be developed and the purposes of the company.,Also included is a list of company officers.
John D. Burgess was an engineering student at the Mackay School of Mines, University of Nevada, Reno. The collection contains an account of Burgess' field trip in Nevada, working on geological problems and visiting various mines.
Note assigning Stead's mortgage in machinery for a mill site at the Succor Gold and Silver Mining Company, Storey County, Nevada Territory, to Horace B. Angell. The collection contains material from August 6, 1862 created by George Stead.
Complaint in which the plaintiffs alleged that the defendants unlawfully and by force occupied part of the mining claim of Baldwin and Abernathie and mined six million dollars worth of silver ore. The collection contains material from February 9, 1878 created by the United States Circuit Court.
Official ballot for the general election lists offices, names and political parties of candidates; verso contains a map of the Mt. Vernon, Ohio, and Terra Cotta mining claims in the Washington Mining District, Storey County.
Includes a foreman's manual, review of BMI activities in magnesium development (with photos), and details of the electrical system.