Finding Aid to the Record of the Corso (Coso) Mining Distirct: County of Inyo, State of California from 1868-1872 MS.720

Finding aid prepared by Holly Rose Larson
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
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rroom@theautry.org
2012 November 14


Title: Record of the Corso (Coso) Mining Distirct: County of Inyo, State of California from 1868-1872
Identifier/Call Number: MS.720
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Date: 1931
Abstract: This manuscript collection contains translations of mining claims made in the Coso Mining District of Inyo County from 1868-1872. Names of mines and their locations are listed here, as well as the names of the claim holders. Translated by Emilyn Clause at the Southwest Museum, Highland Park, Los Angeles, California, July 29, 1931.
creator: Clause, Emilyn

Scope and Contents

This manuscript collection contains translations of mining claims made in the Coso Mining District of Inyo County from 1868-1872. Names of mines and their locations are listed here, as well as the names of the claim holders. A note on the front page reads: A document owned by William A. Chalfant of Bishop, California, and loaned by him to the Eastern California Museum Association, Independence, California. Translated by Emilyn Clause at the Southwest Museum, Highland Park, Los Angeles, California, July 29, 1931.

Preferred citation

Record of the Corso (Coso) Mining Distirct: County of Inyo, State of California from 1868-1872, 1931, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.720.

Processing history

Processed by Library staff before 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 November 14, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Acquisition

Received in the Library before 1932.

Use

Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

List of names

Jose Miguel Rojas; Juan R. Merino; Bernabe Fuentes; Jose Salazar; Juan Soto; Pedro Felis; Jose Araisa; Meregildo, Beltran; Gerbasio Seleya; Delores Valencia; Seriulo Sepulveda; Ramon Molina; Domingo Morales; Pedro J. Rojas; Jose Forquera; Fene, Luis Fene; Jose L. Romero; Rosario Acuna; Bernabe Fuentes; Rafael Ocho; Santos Salazar; Ygnacio Cordova; Ramon Satelo; Tomas Portillo; Tibursio Flores; Ramon Mendibil; Domingo Aliviso; Jose Chaeon; Jose Maria Cana; Tiodoso Selaya; Gervasio Selaya; Visiderio Selaya; Jose Uribes; Epolito Servante; Ramon Satelo; Jose Chacon; Antonio Salgado; Ysidrio Cilalla; Teodocio Cilalla; Felix Cilalla; Jose Lobo; Francisco Chacon; Lusiano Martines; Jose Reducindobeles; Pedro Alvare; Ygnacio Tarasona; José Armando Lopez;

Access

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Chalfant, William A.
Eastern California Museum Association.
Coso Mining District (Inyo County)
Inyo County (Calif.)
Miners -- California
Mines and mineral resources -- California -- Inyo County
Mining claims
Translations