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  1. 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

  2. Papers of Samuel Clark

    Samuel Clark (b. 1871) was the founder of Clarkston, AZ, which would later be known as Rowood. Clark laid out the townsite of Clarkston in 1916, and operated mining properties in Ajo and Clarkston beginning in 1907. The collection contains mining papers, ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-09 13:52

  3. Stevens Family Correspondence

    The Stevens family were residents of Rockton, IL. Calvin Stevens’ three sons, Albion, George, and Herman, served in the U.S. Army as volunteers during the Civil War. The collection includes correspondence between members of the Stevens family, mainly sons ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-10 14:45

  4. John Francis Papers

    John Francis (1848-1899) was a manager for the Camarones Copper Company. From 1890 through 1894, he managed the Astillero Mine in Huasco, Chile. Collection includes original mechanical drawings of smelting installations used in the Chilean copper industry ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-10 16:53

  5. Anglo-Mexican Company Records

    Anglo-Mexican Company operated the Valenciana Mine and other mines in the Guanajuato Mining District of Mexico, Guanajuato, Mexico. Financial accounts include salaries, wages and operating expenses of the Valenciana Mine and other mines in the Guanajuato ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-12 17:26

  6. Western Mines and Mining Notes

    The collection includes a portfolio of typescript pages with brief descriptions of 91 mines. Locations are mostly in California and Arizona, but other western areas are also included. Historical and technical information is given, appraising each mine ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-13 17:54

  7. Records of the New England and Clifton Copper Company of Arizona

    The New England and Clifton Copper Company of Arizona was formed in 1903. Edmund Bristol served as Vice President and Managing Director of the Company.  Collection consists of correspondence, legal papers, financial and production records, ore shipments, ...

    castanoe - 2020-07-24 15:37

  8. 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

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