Manuscript maps

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

William W. Bliss Manuscript Maps and Drawings

 Collection
Identifier: 97-24
Abstract The Bliss family, of whom William W. Bliss is the successor, developed lumber, tourism, and transportation businesses at Lake Tahoe, especially at Tahoe City, California, and Glenbrook, Nevada, between the late 1860s and the mid 1900s. Manuscript maps and drawings document land and water rights acquired, owned, developed, controlled, and sold by the Bliss family on the north and east shores of Lake Tahoe, California, and Nevada, including Bijou, Glenbrook, Tahoe City, Spooner Summit, and the...
Dates: 1861-1955

The great central wagon road route to Washoe, Alpine, Esmeralda, and Reese River

 Collection
Identifier: 98-19
Abstract

Map showing roads to Washoe County, Esmeralda County, and the Reese River region of Nevada; and Alpine County, California. Created on April 20, 1865.

Dates: April 20, 1865

Tonopah, Nevada, mining claims

 Collection
Identifier: 98-21
Abstract

Map of mining claims in Tonopah, Nevada. Shown prominently are claims for Tonopah Extension Mining Company, Tonopah Midway Mining Company, Montana-Tonopah Mining Company, Golden Crown Mining Company and many others.

Dates: 19-

Utica Bullion Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: 98-32
Abstract Utica Bullion Mining Company was a gold mining and milling company located in Humboldt County, Nevada. The Company's manager was Samuel Campbell of Oneida County, New York; the Nevada agent was Walter Schmidt. Schmidt also managed the corporation's Desert Crystal Salt Company operations at White Plains, Churchill County, Nevada. The collection includes extensive correspondence between Walter Schmidt and Samuel Campbell, providing reports of mining and milling operations at the Utica Bullion...
Dates: 1864-1911