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UNLV University Libraries Collection on Nevada Mining
Coll #: MS-00011
Date: 1842-1966 (bulk 1900-1928)
Extent: 26.04 Linear Feet, 15.88 Cubic Feet (5 cartons, 13 boxes, 11 oversize boxes, 2 items, 1 flat file)
The Nevada Mining Collection is comprised of records that document mining and mines in Nevada from 1842 to 1966. The majority of the collection includes records of various mines and mining companies located in the Esmeralda, Lincoln, Clark, White Pine, and Nye counties, dating from 1900 to 1928. The collection includes financial, administrative, and business related records; photographs of miners, mining camps, and towns; correspondence; maps; newspaper clippings, pamphlets, newsletters, and booklets.
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