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Blackbird Copper-Gold Mining Company note

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8983

Scope and Contents

A typed note from the Blackbird Copper-Gold Mining Company, Salt Lake City, Utah, promising to pay John E. Du Bois $1,500. It is signed by the treasurer, Charles J. North, and company president P. A. H. Franklin, and dated October 15, 1900. Includes a fifty cent and twenty-five cent stamp.


  • 1900 October 15


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Blackbird Copper-Gold Mining Company note must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Administrative History

Blackbird Copper-Gold Mining Company (1893-1974) was a mining company with properties in Idaho and Utah.

The Blackbird Copper-Gold's earliest recorded activity was in the Blackbird mine in Idaho in 1893. The company went on to open operations in Salmon, Lemhi County, Idaho and Frisco, Beaver County, Utah. The company operated until 1974, when it was involuntarily dissolved.


1 folder (0.1 linear ft)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Acquired by David Whittaker, found.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found; David Whittaker; February 2017 found.


Utah and American West business and labor history (19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts collection development policy IV.a.i.6, November 2013).

Processing Information

Processed; Elizabeth Kane, student manuscript processor, and Ryan K. Lee, curator; 2017.

Register of Blackbird Copper-Gold Mining Company note
Elizabeth Kane
2017 March 30
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.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States