University of Arizona

John Francis Papers

John Francis Papers

John Francis, 1848-1899, was a manager of the Astillero Mine, Huasco, Chile, for the Camarones Copper Company during the 1890-1894 period. Collection includes original mechanical drawings of smelting installations used in the Chilean copper industry during the latter half of the 19th century, accompanied by a day book, 1890-1894, of the Astillero Mine finances.