Collection of mining ledgers

Collection of mining ledgers

Dates: 1872-1971

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.

  • Extent: 274 volumes (36 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS 8355
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
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.
Conditions of 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.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 8355; Collection of mining ledgers; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 8355; LTPSC.
Custodial History
Transferred from the Arizona State Historical Society to L. Tom Perry Special Collections in 2013.
Acquisition Information
Transferred; Arizona State Historical Society; 2013.
Subject Terms
Tintic Mining District (Utah); Agriculture and Natural Resources; Mineral industries--West (U.S.); Mines and Mineral Resources
Genre / Form
Account books; Financial records
Physical Location
All materials located in the HBLL South Storage, first floor.
Processing Information
Processed; Peter Hoyt, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2014.
Appraisal Information
Environmental history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VI, August 2007).
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Collection of mining ledgers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Pete Hoyt
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-04-06T04:08-0600
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