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A. Correspondence and Reports.
General file: correspondence re potential dredging sites in Shasta County, California; (Igo property, Dry Creek; Russell property; Cottonwood creek- Hiens and Shuffleton Tracts); includes survey reports, estimates of yield and operations costs, and correspondence re decision not to buy the Igo property.
Field Reports: Clear Creek; Cottonwood Creek properties; Dry Creek; Gleason Tract.
Barringer, Daniel M. (owner or substantial creditor) File includes correspondence, legal papers, reports- an overall view of operations: 1916.
1918 - 1922.
Smith, G. V. (General Manager).
(a) Correspondence between Smith and J. F. Newsom, President of the Shasta Dredging Co., mostly re Cottonwood properties operations: 1916 - 1917.
1918 - 1922.
(b) Manager's monthly operations reports.
(c) Field log- shaft and drill results:
Dry Creek, 1916 - 1917.
Cottonwood Creek, 1916.
Dakins Property, 1916.
Summaries of Dredging.
B. Legal Papers.
Cottonwood Creek properties contracts.
C. Maps and Blueprints.
Summaries of operations, blueprints (33) 1911 - 1920.
Miscellaneous maps, including:
Clear Creek; Cottonwood Creek; (lower tract) Diestelhorst Tract; Dry Creek.
Cottonwood Creek properties, maps. (19)
(a) One large clothbacked map of Cottonwood Creek.
Lost Channel Mine maps (4).
Redding, California maps; including map of Dakin properties. (7)
Scope and Content Note
Blueprint maps of dredging progress and scheduled work. (23)