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  1. World's Fair Mining Company Account Books

    The Worlds Fair Mine, located in Harshaw, Arizona was purchased by William Moran in 1883 then sold to Frank Powers of Custer County,Idaho in 1884 who maintained ownership until circa 1915. The Worlds Fair Mine produced silver-lead ore and was owned at tim ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:15

  2. Roscoe H. Channing Collection

      Roscoe H. Channing was born in New York City in 1868 and was the son of a prominent lawyer, also named Roscoe H. Channing and his wife, Susan. While he attended Princeton College, he was selected for the very first College All-American football team in ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:10

  3. Rosenda Gomez De Gomez Lamadrid Collection

      Rosenda Gomez De Gomez Lamadrid was the daughter of Jesus S. Palomares Campoy and Plutarco Gomez Lamadrid. She married Homobono Gomez Lamadrid and had three children: Julia Gomez Lamadrid, Luz Gomez Bley, and Pascual Gomez Lamadrid. The Gomez Lamadrdid ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:09

  4. 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. Includ ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:20

  5. 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. Gre ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:38

  6. 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

  7. Papers of Alexander S. Henderson

      Chiefly records of the A.S.Henderson general merchandise store in Patagonia, Arizona, from 1900 to 1940 including inventories, correspondence, merchandise ads, ledgers, monthly account books, and bills. His mining interests are represented by correspond ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-31 10:04

  8. Mines and Mining in Arizona; Newspaper Clippings

    Newspaper clippings pertaining to Arizona mines and mining. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Mining Journalism Collection Area: Arizona & Southwest 1904 to 1912 Number: AZ 096 ...

    castanoe - 2014-08-01 10:01

  9. Records of the Spenazuma Gold Mining and Milling Company

    The Spenazuma Gold Mining and Milling Company was formed in 1898 by Richard C. Flower to fraudulently sell stock in a non-existent mine. The scheme was exposed in 1899 by newspaperman George H. Smalley. The collection includes promotional and descriptive ...

    castanoe - 2014-08-01 10:09

  10. Papers of Samuel Clark

    Samuel Clark, born in 1871, was the founder of Clarkston, Ariz. Operated mining properties in Ajo and Clarkston (later called Rowood) beginning in 1907. Laid out townsite of Clarkston in 1916. The collection includes mining papers, account books, records ...

    castanoe - 2014-08-01 10:16