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  1. Records of the Twin Buttes Mining and Smelting Company

    Mining operation in the Twin Buttes area, Pima County, Arizona, subsequently leased or owned by Bush-Baxter, Glance Mining Company, Midland Copper Company, San Xavier Extension Copper Company. In addition to its mines the company operated a boarding house ...

    castanoe - 2014-09-16 13:47

  2. History of Mining in Arizona

    Typescript of Arizona mining history, chiefly covers the period from 1849 to 1930. Edited and prepared from Mr. Tenney's original manuscript by the Special Collections Division, University of Arizona Library, 1959-1960. ...

    castanoe - 2016-02-15 10:06

  3. 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

  4. Transcript of Proceedings of the President's Mediation Commission

    Transcript of proceedings of the Commission in connection with the investigation of industrial conditions at Clifton, Ariz. Contains index to witnesses. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Mining Collection Area: Arizona & Southwest 1918 ...

    castanoe - 2014-09-17 10:17

  5. Report of Trip to Study Plants, Smelters, and Mills in Arizona

    Report of trip by Albert E. Wiggin and J.B. Johnson to Globe and Miami, Arizona, to study plants, smelters, and mills of the Inspiration Consolidated Copper Company, the International Smelting and Refining Company, the Miami Copper Company, and the Old ...

    castanoe - 2016-02-22 10:49

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  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. 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

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