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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Robert Snedigar Oral History Collection

    This collection consists one audio recording. Recordings are of interviews with Curt Hoyt and Duane Kline regarding local mining. Testimony of Curt Hoyt includes his early life in Kansas, Wyoming and Oklahoma; reminiscences of Tucson and John and Mrs. ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:38

  7. Aphold Family Papers

    Contains financial statements, 1905-1956, legal documents, 1867-1950, mining claims, 1898-1955, newspaper clippings, 1940-1960. Includes materials relating to Adelaide A. Aphold’s marriages to Louise Aphold, Sr and Dr. Narciso Herra Matas. ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-21 09:13

  8. Richmond Jones Papers

    This collection includes materials which document the travels and surveys of Richmond (1833-1861) while working for the Sopori Land and Mining Company in Santa Cruz Valley of Arizona. ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:15

  9. World's Fair Mining Company Account Books

    The collection consists chiefly of two account books kept by the World's Fair Mine in Harshaw, Arizona and records the purchase of supplies for the mining camp; charges for room, board, and personal provisions for employees; deliver of mail, payroll, ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:15

  10. Rosenda Gomez De Gomez Lamadrid Collection

    The Rosenda Gomez De Gomez Lamadrid Collection spans from 1854 to 1933 with the bulk of the material dating from 1880 to 1917.The collection contains hand written correspondence between numerous individuals in Alamos, Sonora, Mexico. It also contains hand ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:09

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