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Guide to the Mining Companies Miscellany, 1900-1935
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Description
Reports on mining companies, including maps, photos, and broadsides; pamphlets, attorney's briefs for court cases, and surveyor's notebooks.
Background
Mercury, or quicksilver, has been mined in California since the late Mexican era. Gold mining dates back almost to the earliest European settlement of California.
Restrictions
Please credit California State Library.
Availability
Unrestricted.