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Mineral industries -- Utah -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

J. E. Clayton letters

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230310820]
Identifier: MSS SC 1279
Scope and Contents

Two handwritten and signed letters. One of the items is dated Dec. 13, 1879 and is addressed to the editors of "The Economist" in Boston. It is a request for securing aid and cooperation of "eastern capitalists" in the development of a mining property in Utah. The other item is dated April 10, 1883 and describes the progress of mines being developed in Montana.

Dates: 1879-1883

Heber Charles Hicks autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230342864]
Identifier: MSS 758
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and bound autobiography. Hicks lived much of his life in Provo, Utah, where he was employed as a newspaper editor and as a businessman. He also served as a bishop of the Papago Mormon Church Indian Ward.

Dates: 1963

Ovando James Hollister letters

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230310838]
Identifier: MSS SC 1278
Scope and Contents

Four handwritten and signed letters relating to the business of mining in Utah. The items place particular emphasis on the work of mining engineer J.E. Clayton.

Dates: 1880

Jesse Knight financial papers

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197230331958]
Identifier: MSS SC 3240
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of microfilm copies of printed and handwritten materials. The collection consists of financial records relating to Knight's business activities. They include checks, lists of boards of dirctors for various companies, and receipts. The bulk of the materials date from the 1890s to the 1920s.

Dates: 1891-1945

Theron H. Luke papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2393
Abstract Contains a collection of Luke's manuscripts, newspaper articles, and university course lectures. Includes photographs of and correspondence with family and business associates. Also includes newspaper clippings and correspondence relating to historical events throughout Luke's life. Contains photocopies of Luke's newspaper column, "As It Looks To Luke," printed in The Daily Herald and Deseret News (1980-1986 inclusive). Also includes original newspaper clippings of his article "Off the Beat"...
Dates: approximately 1887-1990

Virgil V. Peterson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1945
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, newspapers, maps, charts, newsletters, brochures and financial accounts. The materials relate to land use and mineral resources in Utah, including the use of salt from the Great Salt Lake.

Dates: 1930-1979