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Catalog Number MG115
Object Name manuscript collection
Scope & Content correspondence; minutes to meetings; maps; pamphlet; reports; by-laws

REMARKS:4 large boxes plus 1 folder of maps; Bonanza Mines, Inc., operated mercury mines in the Nonpareil [Sutherlin] area. This collection contains corporate correspondence [especially, 1945-1950], reports to stockholders, internal corporate reports on mercury production [for Bonanza Mines, as well as projected/actual statistics for United States and foreign producers], and operating manuals/owners' manuals for various machinery.; The period covered by these documents [which were the property of an investor in the corporation] generally equates with the period of greatest mining activity. Bonanza Mines closed ca. 1964.; A separate sub-group of this collection includes maps of mining activities, and blueprints for machinery.
Creator Bonanza Mines, Inc.
Title Papers Concerning Bonanza Mines
Collection ARCHIVES AND MANUSCRIPTS
Accession number 89.32