Jess Green collection
Scope and Contents note
Collection has business records of the New Park Mining Company; including correspondence, court documents, product ads and assorted periodicals, maps and graphs, ledgers, security and stock information, employee injury and insurance files, building statements, dividend vouchers, minutes, contracts, reports, etc. between the years 1925 and 1957. Also included are a collection of Mormon history documents, from 1908 to 1921.
- Green, Jess, 1939- (Person)
Conditions Governing Access note
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use note
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Jess Green collection records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Jess Green (1939- ) was a mayor of American Fork, Utah.
Jess Green was born on March 24, 1939 in American Fork, Utah. Throughout his life he was active in local government and was eventually elected mayor in 1994 and served for four years. In his spare time he worked as a rare book dealer. He is married to Sondra Read and they have six children.
The New Park Mining Company (1932-1972) was a mining company based in Park City, Utah.
The New Park Mining Company was created in 1932 by the consolidation of three companies: Star of Utah Mining Company, Mayflower Mines Corporation, and Park Galena Mining Company. The company operated mines in Utah including mines in Park City and Keeley. The New Park Mining Company mined ore extracting mainly lead, zinc, and silver from the ore. The New Park Mining Company became the Newpark Resources Inc. in 1972 as the company took a different direction toward oil production.
10 cartons (10 linear ft.)
1 oversize box (1 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Collection of business records of the New Park Mining Company.
Arranged into three series: 1. New Park Mining Company business records, 1925-1957. 2. New Park Mining Company financial records, 1925-1957. 3. Jess Green collection of Mormon history materials, 1908-1921.
Custodial History note
Donated by Jess Green in 1990 and 1991.
Immediate Source of Acquisition note
Donated; Jess Green; 1990 and 1991.
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Processing Information note
Processed; Amanda Clark; July 19, 2007.
- Register of Jess Green collection
- Karen Glenn and Amanda Clark, student processors and John Murphy, curator
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.