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  1. 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

  2. Records of the Tip Top Copper Company

    The collection contains payrolls, reports, correspondence, financial records, legal papers, and miscellaneous materials pertaining to the Tip Top Mine in the Helvetia Mining District. There are also some personal letters to employee Joseph Chamrod and his ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-05 15:31

  3. Records of Kingman Sampling Works

    Kingman Sampling Works was a company that operated in Kingman, Mohave County, Ariz. This collection contains two volumes of holograph records on mixtures from 1891 to 1896 and sales from 1893 to 1895. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Mining ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-05 15:33

  4. Appellants' Abstract

    Abstract of court record relating to a dispute between the plaintiff's Equator mining claim and the defendant's Wonderful mining claim, in the Verde Mining District. ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-05 15:54

  5. Records of the United Verde Copper Company

    The United Verde Copper Company was a mining company located in the Verde Mining District near Jerome, Yavapai County, AZ. It was organized in 1882 by Fred Thomas Treadwell and Eugene Jerome; and was later sold to W.A. Clark in 1889. The collection ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-08 19:09

  6. Mines and Mining in Arizona; Newspaper Clippings

    The collection contains newspaper clippings that pertained to the mines and mining in Arizona from 1904 to 1912. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Mining Journalism Collection Area: Arizona & Southwest 1904 to 1912 Number: AZ 096 ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-09 12:35

  7. Papers Pertaining to the Silver King Mine

    Benjamin W. Reagan was a prospector and one of the discovers of the Silver King Mine, Pinal County, AZ.  The collection contains correspondence, assay reports, financial papers, legal papers, three photographs of family members and other materials ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-09 12:40

  8. Papers of the Murphy Mining Company

    The Murphy Mining Company was a mining company operating the Crown King Mine and other claims in Yavapai County, AZ. The collection includes correspondence, minutes of stockholders meetings, financial and legal papers relating to the Crown King Mine and ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-09 12:40

  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 - 2020-06-09 13:23

  10. Freight Bills of Magma Copper Company

    The Magma Copper Company was a mining company operating in Superior, AZ. The collection contains typescript and holograph carbon copies of freight bills pertaining to the equipment shipment to the mine during its first years of operation, most coming from ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-09 13:27

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