Centennial Eureka Mining Company records

Centennial Eureka Mining Company records

Dates: 1882-1912

Collection contains materials documenting the business dealings of the Centennial Eureka Mining Company between 1882 and 1912. This includes the company's Articles of Incorporation, correspondence, mining claim, plat map, mine schematic, stock certificates, and a ledger.

  • Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Centennial Eureka Mining Company
  • Call Number: MSS 3246
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Centennial Eureka Mining Company records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 3246; Centennial Eureka Mining Company records; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 3246, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; 2006.
Subject Terms
Centennial Eureka Mining Company; Agriculture and Natural Resources; Juab County (Utah)--History; Mineral industries--Utah--Juab County--History; Mines and Mineral Resources; Mining claims--Utah--History
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Centennial Eureka Mining Company records
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Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-25T04:21-0600
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Administrative History

Located in Eureka, Utah, and opened in 1882, the Centennial Eureka Mining Company was a subsidiary of the United States Smelting, Refining, and Mining Company. During its first eleven years of operation $6,000,000 in dividends were paid and the mine itself produced over $12,000,000 in ore for the mine owners.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts