Mining records of Gunlock mining district

Mining records of Gunlock mining district

Dates: 1880-1899

Handwritten mining record book for Gunlock, Utah believed to have been kept by Jonathan R. Hunt. The item includes information on mining claims, the filing of mining claims, records of fees paid, and motions made at formal meetings. Also included are some Mormon Church records for Gunlock.

  • Extent: 1 v. (70 p.)(0.07 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Hunt, Jonathan R.
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1846
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Mining records of Gunlock mining district 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 SC 1846; Mining records of Gunlock mining district; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1846, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Mr. & Mrs. Jacob Jones in 1981.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Mr. & Mrs. Jacob Jones; 1981.
Subject Terms
Agriculture and Natural Resources; Gunlock (Utah)--History--Sources; Mineral industries--Utah--Gunlock--History--Sources; Mines and Mineral Resources; Mining law--Utah--Gunlock--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--Gunlock--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Mining records of Gunlock mining district
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T17:02-0600
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Biographical Note

Mormon record keeper in Gunlock, Utah.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts