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  1. Documents Relating to Southwest History

    Documents highlight the discovery of Silver at Arizonac in 1736 in the jurisdiction of Don Juan Bautista de Anza, the Chief Justice for His Majesty in the Province of Sonora, the career of his son, also named Don Juan Bautista de Anza (1736-1788), who was ...

    castanoe - 2016-02-22 10:44

  2. Report on Matt Perry Group of Mining Claims

    Report on the Matt Perry group of mining claims, Quijotoa, Pima County, Ariz.; prepared for Eugene S. Ives. Includes a table of contents, and two maps by DeKalb of the mining claims and the underground view of the Queen of Arizona mine. Included materials ...

    castanoe - 2016-02-25 08:08

  3. Reporters' Transcript of Proceedings, 1935

    Carbon reporters' transcript of proceedings, District Court, State of Arizona. Phelps Dodge Corporation, plaintiff, vs. Frank Luke, et al., defendants, Equity No. 222, Nov. 5-15, 1935. Case concerning dispute over assessed valuations of property for ...

    castanoe - 2016-02-25 08:31

  4. Notes of Trip to Visit Mines and Smelters

    Notes about the various smelters and mines visited throughout the United States, including a visit to Douglas, Ariz., Nov. 21-23, 1912, to the Copper Queen smelting works and the Calumet and Arizona smelting works. Contains an index to the report and 14 ...

    castanoe - 2016-02-25 09:03

  5. History of the Ajo District

    Typescript of paper read before the Tucson Literary Club, Nov. 1933, Tucson, Ariz., concerning Ajo mining history. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Mining Collection Area: University of Arizona 1933 Number: AZ 250 ...

    castanoe - 2016-03-02 09:25

  6. Papers of the Monmonier Family

    This collection consists of correspondence, financial records, photographs relating to the family and their businesses of store keeping, gas stations, and trailer courts. Legal papers, financial records, stockholders lists, assay reports, time books, and ...

    castanoe - 2014-10-24 09:22

  7. Gurdon Montague Butler Papers

    Gurdon Matague Butler was the Dean of the College of Mines and Engineering (1915-1940); Dean of Engineering (1940-1951); director of Arizona Bureau of Mines (1918-1940) at The University of Arizona.  The collection includes typescript (carbon) and ...

    castanoe - 2015-06-10 14:24

  8. Kennecott Copper Corporation, Braden Unit Records

    In 1915, Kennecott Copper Corporation secured a controlling interest in the Braden Copper Company, located near Rancagua, Chile. Includes an account of the history, geology, mining methods and mine safety, with accompanying maps, photographs, and charts, ...

    castanoe - 2014-04-22 13:55

  9. Collection of New Mexican Mining Documents

    Correspondence, legal and financial documents, from 1881-1904, that include location notices, mining and quit-claim deeds, proofs of labor, contracts, powers of attorney, leases, receipts, bills, promissory notes, injunctions, subpoenas, and bills of ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-13 10:44

  10. Chihuahua Mexico Photograph Album

    One album with over 600 small black-and-white photographs. Many were taken in Mexico, chiefly in Chihuahua, in 1906. Subjects include mines, railroads, Tarahumara Indians and other local inhabitants, landscapes, street scenes, and mission churches. ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:20

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