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  1. Records of the Harshaw Mining Company

    The Harshaw Mining Company was based in San Francisco, CA and New York City, NY, operating in the Harshaw Mining District, Santa Cruz County, AZ. The collection consists of contracts, assay reports, and general inventories of company. Included are two ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-24 11:48

  2. Records of the Tucson Mining and Smelting Company

    The Tucson Mining and Smelting Company was an English mining company operating in Silverbell Mining District in Pima County, AZ. John Francis was manager of the company. The collection contains correspondence, business records, legal papers, and related ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-25 12:29

  3. Records of the Arizona Copper Company

    The Arizona Copper Company was a mining company of Edinburgh, Scotland, operating in the Clifton-Morenci area of Arizona from 1882 to 1921. The company was sold to Phelps Dodge Corporation in 1921.  Collection includes business records of he company ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-25 18:22

  4. Papers of Thomas N. Stevens

    Thomas N. Stevens was a mineral surveyor in Tucson, AZ. The collection includes correspondence, field surveys, legal and financial records pertaining to work with U.S. General Land Office, various mining companies, and individuals concerning land surveys ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-26 11:39

  5. Papers of William Field Staunton

    Correspondence, diaries, financial records, photographs, newspaper clippings, maps, and other papers, relating to mining and Staunton's personal activities in Arizona and California. Personal papers consist of diaries, notebooks, photographs and his ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-26 12:21

  6. Records of the Detroit Copper Mining Company

    The Detroit Copper Mining Company operated near Clifton and Morenci, AZ, started in 1875 by William Church. Phelps Dodge purchased an interest in the company in 1881 and bought Church out in 1897. After a 1917 reorganization, the operation was known as ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-26 15:40

  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 - 2020-08-31 09:31

  8. Minutes of Quarterly Conference

    Mormon missionaries settled in Arizona Territory on the Little Colorado River in 1876. The Stake of Zion was organized by them Jan. 1878.  This collection contains minutes of quarterly conference meetings held at Sunset, Brigham City, St. Joseph, and ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-04 15:33

  9. Papers of Buffalo Bill

    Correspondence, photographs, financial records, and legal papers relating to operations at the Campo Bonito Mine. Chiefly correspondence between Cody and Ernest J. Ewing concerning mine operations. Also includes other business letters, financial records, ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-08 14:28

  10. Papers of John Lawler

    John Lawler was a Prescott, AZ businessman and cattle rancher with extensive mining interests chiefly in the Eureka Mining District, Yavapai County, AZ, the most important of which was the Hillside Mine. The collection includes correspondence, legal ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-08 14:38

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