The Resource Papers

Papers

Label
Papers, 1873-1961
Title
Papers
Inclusive dates
1873-1961
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys, plans, studies, field books and tablets, correspondence, location certificates, plat books, publication notices, account books, financial ledgers, reports, legal documents, drawings, and maps produced or received by Wiley (1880-1930). Also includes the papers of Wiley's successor, Charles L. Harrington, covering 1930-1950 and a series of field tablets belonging to M.K. Peterson (1947-1960). Material chiefly concerns mines in Clear Creek and Gilpin counties (Colorado) including Adudell, Lexington, Little Richard, Tea Spot, Gold Medal, Crazy Girl, Murray, Tabor, Fairmount, Refuge, Shafter, Garden, Minott, Oneida, Urad, Dixie, and Gold Dirt mines
Member of
Biographical or historical data
Mineral surveyor and mechanical engineer working in Clear Creek County, Colorado from 1880 to 1930.
Cataloging source
DPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wiley, W. H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wiley, W. H.
  • Ventress, Arthur J.
  • Brown, Norton H.
  • Funk, Walter A.
  • Harrington, Charles L.
  • Peterson, Milford K.
  • Mines and mineral resources
  • Mines and mineral resources
  • Mineral industries
  • Mineral industries
  • Mining claims
  • Mining claims
Label
Papers
Link
http://eadsrv.denverlibrary.org/sdx/pl/toc.xsp?id=WH961&qid=sdx%5Fq5&fmt=tab&idtoc=WH961-pleadetoc&base=fa&n=14&ss=true&as=true&ai=Advanced.
Instantiates
Note
Photographs transferred to Western History photograph collection. Photo accession #2004.164
Extent
12 linear ft. (13 boxes), 3 oversize folios, 191 oversize folders, 8 oversize tubes.
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Purchased from William L. Jones, 1979.
Organization method
Organized in 10 series: 1. U.S. Deputy Mineral Surveyor books 1873-1947. -- 2. W.H. Wiley 1873-1924. -- 3. A.J. Ventress 1895-1905. -- 4. N.H. Brown 1907-1908. -- 5. W.A. Funk 1908-1944, n.d. -- 6. Various mining engineers 1915-1944, n.d. -- 7. C.L. Harrington 1915-1950. -- 8. M.K. Peterson 1947-1960. -- 9. Mining surveys, plats, maps 1872-1961. -- 10. Oversize 1891-1894, n.d.
System control number
  • OCM52770675
  • (OCoLC)52770675
Label
Papers
Link
http://eadsrv.denverlibrary.org/sdx/pl/toc.xsp?id=WH961&qid=sdx%5Fq5&fmt=tab&idtoc=WH961-pleadetoc&base=fa&n=14&ss=true&as=true&ai=Advanced.
Note
Photographs transferred to Western History photograph collection. Photo accession #2004.164
Extent
12 linear ft. (13 boxes), 3 oversize folios, 191 oversize folders, 8 oversize tubes.
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Purchased from William L. Jones, 1979.
Organization method
Organized in 10 series: 1. U.S. Deputy Mineral Surveyor books 1873-1947. -- 2. W.H. Wiley 1873-1924. -- 3. A.J. Ventress 1895-1905. -- 4. N.H. Brown 1907-1908. -- 5. W.A. Funk 1908-1944, n.d. -- 6. Various mining engineers 1915-1944, n.d. -- 7. C.L. Harrington 1915-1950. -- 8. M.K. Peterson 1947-1960. -- 9. Mining surveys, plats, maps 1872-1961. -- 10. Oversize 1891-1894, n.d.
System control number
  • OCM52770675
  • (OCoLC)52770675

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