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Collection of mining ledgers

Identifier: MSS 8355

Scope and Contents

Contains the mining records of the Tintic Mining Company and other mining company records in the states of Utah and Colorado including journal ledgers, cash ledgers, stockholder ledgers, and minute ledgers from 1872-1971.


  • 1872-1971

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 Collection of mining ledgers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


274 volumes (36 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Arranged into 36 series: 1. Beck Tunnel Consolidated Mining Company ledgers, 1904-1916. 2. Black Warrior Mining Company ledger, 1899-1921. 3. Bullion Beck Consolidated Tunnel Company ledgers, 1894-1916. 4. Chief Consolidated Mining Company ledger, 1935. 5. Colorado Consolidated Mining Company ledgers, 1905-1937. 6. Colorado Mining Company ledgers, 1898-1916. 7. Copper Exploration Mining Company ledgers, 1934-1937. 8. Dividend Trading Company ledgers, 1924-1937. 9. East Tintic Consolidated Mining Company ledgers, 1907-1935. 10. Eureka Lily Mining Company ledgers, 1908-1937. 11. Eureka Standard Consolidated Mining Company ledgers, 1917-1932. 12. Glance Mining Company ledger, 1917-1920. 13. Gold Exploration Mining Company ledgers, 1933-1937. 14. Iron King Consolidated Mining Company ledgers, 1907-1937. 15. La Reine Mining Company ledgers, 1898-1904. 16. Lilly Mining Company ledgers, 1898-1914. 17. Lilly Mining and Milling Company ledger, 1897-1902. 18. Mining survey maps ledger, 1872-1939. 19. North Beck Mining Company ledger, 1909-1924. 20. Old American Mining Company ledgers, 1907-1928. 21. Pinyon Queen Mining Company ledgers, 1918-1937. 22. Provo Mining Company ledgers, 1887-1937. 23. Sacramento Consolidated Mining Company ledger, 1899-1924. 24. Salvator Mining Company ledger, 1903-1910. 25. Sioux Consolidated Mining Company ledgers, 1890-1926. 26. Sioux Mining Company ledgers, 1907-1937. 27. South Lilly Mining Company ledgers, 1899-1907. 28. Standard Reduction Company ledger, 1926-1937. 29. Tintic Central Mining Company ledger, 1907-1918. 30. Tintic Standard Hospital Fund ledgers, 1926-1938. 31. Tintic Standard Mining Company ledgers, 1907-1971. 32. Tintic Standard Mining Company assessment ledgers, 1928-1947. 33. Tintic Tunnel Company ledger, 1915-1916. 34. Mining company assessment ledger, 1909. 35. Mining company ledgers, 1905-1919. 36. Mining company stockholder ledger, 1917-1920.

Physical Location

All materials located in the HBLL South Storage, first floor.

Custodial History

Transferred from the Arizona State Historical Society to L. Tom Perry Special Collections in 2013.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; Arizona State Historical Society; 2013.


Environmental history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VI, August 2007).

Processing Information

Processed; Peter Hoyt, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2014.

Register of Collection of mining ledgers
Pete Hoyt
2014 January 21
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