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  1. Trip to South Africa, 1962 September 28 to November 5

    Typescript diary, accompanied by photos, maps, clippings, hotel receipts, and memorabilia. Included materials: Photographs Maps Manuscript Subject Area: Mining Tourism Collection Area: University of Arizona 1962 Number: AZ 296 ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-04 14:15

  2. Bisbee Deportation Legal Papers and Exhibits

    The city of Bisbee, AZ was considered a boom town with its economy heavily controlled by the local mining companies in 1917. Union activity grew and the Industrial Workers of the World (I.W.W.) actively recruited miners in the area and in June of 1917 ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-14 11:29

  3. The Truth About Bisbee

    The Truth About Bisbee was written by Samuel Morse and gives an account of the deportation of over 1,100 mining workers and I.W.W. sympathizers from Bisbee to Columbus, NM on July 12, 1917. The collection contains a typescript account compiled from legal ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-14 11:38

  4. Papers of Charles H. Warren

    Charles H. Warren was an attorney, as well as superintendent and general manager of the Almo Ranch Company. This collection includes correspondence, legal papers, and financial records relating to the Almo Ranch Company of Arizona from 1888 to 1891 and ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-14 11:50

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

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