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  1. Notes of Trip to Visit Mines and Smelters

    The collection contains notes from Frederick Laist, manager of Washoe Reduction Works, about the various smelters and mines visited throughout the United States, including a visit to the Copper Queen smelting works and the Calumet and Arizona smelting ...

    castanoe - 2020-10-30 11:17

  2. Mammoth Miners Memorial Oral History Collection

    Contains audio cassettes of recorded interviews with former miners of the San Manuel mine near Mammoth, Arizona. Also included are the transcripts of these tapes. Renee Ross, project manager of the Mammoth Miners Memorial Oral History Project interviews ...

    castanoe - 2020-12-11 12:56

  3. Save the Scenic Santa Ritas records

    Save the Scenic Santa Ritas (SSSR) is a non-profit organization whose volunteers aim to "protect the scenic, aesthetic, recreational, environmental and wildlife values of the Santa Rita Mountains, Patagonia Mountains, Canelo Hills and San Rafael ...

    mnboyer - 2020-12-18 11:33

  4. Grand Canyon Lime and Cement Company photograph album

    An album of photographs documenting life at and around the Grand Canyon Lime and Cement Company in rural Arizona at the turn of the century. The first page opens with a series of images which are captioned in ink. Album contains approximately 163 ...

    mnboyer - 2021-05-05 09:26

  5. 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 - 2021-07-16 09:25

  6. Elgin Bryce Holt Report

    Elgin Bryce Holt (1873–1945) was an American mine engineer and owner, geologist, anthropologist, and entrepreneur. Holt reorganized and managed the Cerro de Plata Mining Company in Magdalena, Sonora, Mexico, where he found success in mining silver and was ...

    castanoe - 2021-07-16 11:43

  7. Concrete Designs Inc. Records

    Collection contains correspondence, office memos, financial documents, legal documents, designs, catalogs, brochures, reports, photographs, and three dimensional objects relating to Keith Martin and his business Concrete Designs Inc. Also included are ...

    trentp - 2016-03-10 09:57

  8. Records of the Commonwealth Mine

    The bulk of the Commonwealth Mine records document its activities from 1910 until 1930. Many of its earlier and later records were lost or destroyed between the closing of the mine in the 1940s and the salvaging of the records in 1960. Many of the ...

    castanoe - 2021-11-03 10:36

  9. Arizona, Southwestern, and Borderlands Photograph Collection

    Photographs documenting Tucson history, exploratory expeditions to the West in 1884-1885 and 1885-1886, and Native American groups of the American Southwest and Mexico. ...

    castanoe - 2021-11-10 15:43

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