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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Records of the Commonwealth Mine

    The bulk of the Commonwealth Mine records document its activities from 1910 until 1930. Many of its earlier and later records were lost or destroyed between the closing of the mine in the 1940s and the salvaging of the records in 1960. Many of the ...

    castanoe - 2014-10-07 10:44

  8. Papers of William E. Defty

    This collection is organized into two subgroups: personal and family papers from 1868 to 1927, most of which date from the late 1880s, and business records from the late 1880s to 1925. Most of the personal and family papers consist of clippings and ...

    castanoe - 2014-10-07 10:54

  9. Papers of Roger Stern

    Contains biographical information, subject files, reports and printed materials, 1955-1978, relating chiefly to his career as an engineer and manager at Compañia Minera de Cananea in Sonora, Mexico, and as a consultant with the firm Pincock, Allen and ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-16 10:00

  10. Mines and Mining Companies in Arizona and the Southwest Collection

    The bulk of the collection consist of prospectuses, reports, and correspondence, relating to Arizona mines and mining activity from 1855- 1934. Also contains clippings, maps, some financial records, ledgers. Some of the printed materials contain ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:40

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