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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. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Papers of Francis Henry Hereford

    This collection contains correspondence, legal papers, and financial records relating to his law practice, chiefly correspondence between Hereford and the various mining corporations, land and cattle companies he represented. Some correspondence relates ...

    castanoe - 2016-07-01 09:15

  6. Scrapbook of Edward Patrick White

    Scrapbook of photographs, clippings, letters and programs related to the White family and Bisbee, Arizona. Manuscript: History of Bisbee's Miner Poet, by M. (W.) McKinney. Typescript volume of poems by Edward (Ned) White. Included materials: ...

    castanoe - 2016-07-05 08:59

  7. Selim Maurice Franklin Papers

    The bulk of the collection consists of legal papers and financial records relating to mining companies, cattle companies, land grants, railroads, public utilities, banks, bankruptcies, estates, and property, mostly in Arizona. Similar material is also ...

    castanoe - 2016-07-18 08:57

  8. Papers of William F. Witherell

    Correspondence, financial records, and miscellaneous papers relating to mining investments in Pima County. Includes letters from mining investors regarding their investments, chiefly from Pelican Mining Co. and Arizona Gold and Silver Mining Co. Also ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 12:07

  9. Articles of Agreement

    The Arizona Mining Company was a major company in the mining business that operated out of Santa Cruz County, AZ. The collection contains a holograph manuscript of the “Articles of Agreement” drawn up on parchment in London, England on August 25th, 1869, ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-05 15:26

  10. Records of the New England and Clifton Copper Company of Arizona

    The New England and Clifton Copper Company of Arizona was formed in 1903. Edmund Bristol served as Vice President and Managing Director of the Company.  Collection consists of correspondence, legal papers, financial and production records, ore shipments, ...

    castanoe - 2020-07-24 15:37

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