Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada
Found in 171 Collections and/or Records:
Crown Point Gold and Silver Mining Company Records
Crown Point Gold and Silver Mining Company was one of the richest mines of the Comsotck Lode. Collection contains records including Board of Directors' minutes, 1861-1874; by-laws; agreements; deeds; reports of mining operations, 1887-1894; and letters, 1875-1877.
Affidavit and Map of Dardanelles Mining Company
Affidavit submitted to the General Land Office in Washington, D. C. in the case of the Dardanelles' application for a patent contains statement of superintendent John B. Winter on the Comstock Lode mines. Also included is a map showing Dardanelles Mine, Overman Mine and the Crown Point Mine shaft.
Jack E. Davisson Papers
Letters from Jack in Bishop to his soon-to-be bride in Las Vegas, Nevada, 1921, and a blank stock certificate for the Hercules Wonder Mining Company in Goldfield, Nevada, undated
Historical and Reminiscent Sketch of Dayton, Nevada
Anecdotal history, partially from recollection, accompanied by a slightly variant sketch. The collection contains material from 1910 created Fannie Gore Hazlett.
W. E. F. Deal Papers
W. E. F. Deal moved to Virginia City, Nevada in May 1863.He was a prominent attorney, an active member of the Democratic Party, and active in Nevada politics. The collection primarily contains correspondence from family and clients, with some materials dealing with mining.
Deed regarding mining properties in Devil's Gate District
Alexander Gage was a Nevada Territory miner. Collection contains deed in which Gage sells to William H. Clark, his interests in mining properties in the Devil's Gate District, Carson County, Nevada Territory, May 29, 1860.
Early days in Nevada collection
Photocopies of a series of articles from the Chico enterprise (California) consisting of recollections of Nelson's years in Nevada with anecdotes concerning the social customs and political life of the era and his life as a miner, with sketches of journalists and political figures of Virginia City. Also included is a sketch of wheat ranching in northern California from 1860-1863 near Nelson.
E. B. Edwards Correspondence
E. B. Edwards was a Nevada miner. Portion of a letter to a friend (the first page was destroyed by the author). Edwards reports he has nothing to complain about and describes the mining activities of his boarder.
Financial journal of Charles Elliot
Dr. Elliot was a music teacher and mining investor who lived in San Francisco, California. Financial record book lists mining stock transactions, purchases, income and memorandum of music lessons between February 1868-May 1869.
Prospectus for Emerson Mining & Leasing Company
This invitation to investors to purchase stock includes a description of Rawhide and plan for financing the company's mining interests. The collection contains material from June 8, 1908 created by the Emerson Mining & Leasing Company.