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Mines and mineral resources -- Utah

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

J. M. Boutwell papers

Identifier: MSS 1647
Scope and Contents Consists largely of personal and business correspondence and material dealing with Boutwell's career as a geologist (maps, notebooks, manuscripts and illustrations, education, mineral samples, etc.). It also includes familial details (legal and other documentation of his divorce from Esther; family history, including documentation of his claim as a direct descendant of Francis Cooke, a passenger on the Mayflower, possessions of ancestors such as the medical notebooks of H.T. Boutwell,...
Dates: 1772-1979

P. E. Connor legal agreement

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230241298]
Identifier: MSS SC 444
Scope and Contents Handwritten legal document in which Thomas Mathews, as administrator of the estate of Edward Lavalle, gave his rights to Connor to 200 feet of the Titus Mining Claim in Little Cottonwood Mining District, Utah. In return, Connor was to institute legal proceedings to clarify title to his property and return to Mathews 1/4 of any value recovered. The agreement was later amended by Mathews (1875, March 20); he assigned his rights to J.P. Taggart, an attorney, to defray Taggart's claims against...
Dates: 1873

The discovery and development of the Tintic Mining District

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230242213]
Identifier: MSS SC 532
Scope and Contents

Typescript. Tells briefly of mining in Utah and of her father, Stephen B. Moore.

Dates: 1961

George Ezra Teasdale journal, 1898-1917

Identifier: MSS 8224 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Journal approximately covers the years 1898-1903. Containing very little handwriting, it is mostly full of newspaper clippings related to the Blue Jay Mine in Beaver County, Utah that Teasdale managed when a vein of ore was discovered in December of 1902. The journal also contains several postcards from the Aurora Mining and Milling Company and printed ephemera related to a group Teasdale belonged to called the Ancient Order of United Workmen (A.O.U.W.).

Dates: 1898-1917

J. M. Boutwell family papers, approximately 1845-1971

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1647 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains papers relating to the family of J. M. Boutwell. Includes divorce matters (witnesses and questions, depositions, correspondence, complaints, statements of marital conduct, proceedings, alimony and court documentation), correspondence, other legal matters, and business affairs. ca. 1845-1971

Dates: approximately 1845-1971

J. M. Boutwell financial papers, approximately 1885-1969

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1647 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains financial papers and materials of both J. M. Boutwell himself as well as his family and mining companies he consulted with. Includes checkbooks and stubs, stock notes, stock dividend records, bank statements, bills and receipts, other stock information, and taxes. Some small amout of financial materials are mixed in with other series, but these are those that seem to have been organized and kept separate. ca. 1885-1969

Dates: approximately 1885-1969

J. M. Boutwell genealogical papers, approximately 1772-1966

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1647 Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains papers realting to the genealogy of J. M. Boutwell and others, especially the Society of Mayflower Descendants of which he was a member. Includes Mayflower and Plymouth history, pamphlets, issues of Mayflower Quarterly, membership applications (genealogy-based, including his own), genealogy of and correspondence with members and applicants, finances and administrative details (committees and reports, ballots, events), bulletins, newspaper and magazines articles (general society...
Dates: approximately 1772-1966

J. M. Boutwell mining and geological maps and papers, approximately 1880-1969

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1647 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains papers and materials relating to J. M. Boutwell's career as a geologist from 1900 to 1945. Includes many mining maps and reports in different regions in Arizona (Bisbee), Utah (Bingham), Mexico (Cananea), and Peru (Cerro de Pasco). Also inludes business and professional correspondence, profesional affiliations, and reports and surveys, many dealing with the United States Geological Survey, which he worked for from 1900 to 1908.

Dates: approximately 1880-1969

J. M. Boutwell papers on the Boy Scouts of America, approximately 1902-1953

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1647 Series 6
Scope and Contents Contains papers relating to the involvement of J. M. Boutwell in the Boy Scouts of America, especially in Utah. Includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, participation charts, game and song sheets, membership cards, leadership training and tips, bulletins and other Boy Scout serials, administrative details (meeting/committee/conference details, programs, statistics and reports), events, and miscellaneous items, including a manuscript of the Okla Itanaha tribe brave initiation ritual. ca....
Dates: approximately 1902-1953

June Emma Teasdale journals and letter, 1916-1919

Identifier: MSS 8224 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains journals, a letter, clippings, and other materials by Teasdale from between 1916 and 1919. Writings deal with family and personal activities in Madera County, California.

Dates: 1916-1919