Guide to the P. B. Ellis Papers: Carson City, Nevada, 1903-1923

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Guide to the P. B. Ellis Papers: Carson City, Nevada, 1903-1923

Collection number: BANC MSS P-G 233

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Collection Summary

Collection Title: P. B. Ellis Papers: Carson City, Nevada,
Date (inclusive): 1903-1923
Collection Number: BANC MSS P-G 233
Origination: Ellis, P. B
Extent: Number of containers: 11 cartons
Repository: The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Abstract: The correspondence is primarily with the corporations served; and the papers include organizational records of various companies. Six cartons contain 34 letterfiles of incoming letters, 1903-1923, alphabetically arranged within specified dates. The rest of the collection consists of 6 letterpress books, 1915; 7 v. of business journals, 1903-1909; and 90 v. of organizational records.
Languages Represented: English

Information for Researchers


Collection is open for research.

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[Identification of item], P. B. Ellis Papers: Carson City, Nevada, BANC MSS P-G 233, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Key to Arrangement

Carton 1

Letter files, Apr. 1903-June 1906

Carton 2

Letter files, June 1906-Feb. 10, 1909

Carton 3

Letter files, Feb. 10, 1909-Dec 31, 1911

Carton 4

Letter files, Jan. 1, 1912-Aug., 1916

Carton 5

Letter files, Aug., 1916-Aug., 1919

Carton 6

Letter files, 1912-1923

Carton 7

v. 1-13:


Letterbooks, 1905-1915


Business journals, 1903-1909

Carton 8

v. 14-49:


By-laws of companies, A-L

Carton 9

v. 50-75:


By-laws of companies, M-P

Carton 10

v. 76-103:


By-laws of companies, P-Z


Records of the following companies:


Abbott Mountain Quicksilver Mining Co.


Acme Lumber Co.


All American Copper Co.


Borealis Consolidated Mines Co.


Bovard Swastika Mining Co.


Bullock Lumber Co.


Butte Dredging Co.


California & Oregon Coast Railroad Co.


California Raisin Growers Co.


Comstock Recovery Co.


Concealed Door Check Co.


Danahar (C. D. ) Pine Co.


Efficiency Oil Co.


Estaca Mining Co.


F. C. D. Mining Co.


Garrison-Fisher Co.


Germania Realty and Loan Co.


Giant Bullfrog Mining Syndicate


Greenville-Pacific Development Co.


Hayes Consolidated Mining Co.


Highland Produce Co.


Hirshfeld Gartland Co.


Indiana Pioneer Mining Co.


International Development Co.


Irish Mining & Development Co.


Ivanpah Lead & Copper Mines Co.


Jacks (David) Corporation


Keil Estate Co.


Keystone-Nevada Mining Co.


Laundry Bar Co. of Nevada


Lockwood Teredo Ring Co.


Manhattan Silver Mining Co.


Mason Smokeless Combustion Co.


Mines Exploration Co.


National Block Directory Co.


National Mining & Milling Co.


Nevada Alta Mines Co.


Nicarauga Development Co.


Ninety-Nine Publishing Co., Inc.


Nome Bank & Trust Co.


Nye County Ore Reduction Company


Occidental Agricultural & Mining Co.


Oriental Club, San Francisco


Oroplata Co.


Orovia Consolidated Mines Co.


Oroville Gold Milling & Mining Co.


Owl Mining Co.


Pacific Coast Investment Co.


Pacific Ditch Lining Co.


Pacific Coast Salesbook Co.


Pacific Exploration Co.


Pacific Investment Corporation


Pig and Whistle Company of the Northwest


Pilar Mining Co.


Rand Mining Co.


Reservation Mining Co.


Richfield Mayday Mining Co.


Richmond Petroleum Co.


Roberts Island Improvement Co.


Ruby Telephone Co.


San José Railway Co.


Santa Cruz Canning Corporation


Smith Oyster Co.


Sobrante Land & Cattle Co.


South Nevada Gold Mining Co.


Southwest Co.


Sparkle Creek Mining co.


Sunset-Francis Oil Co.


United Securities Co.


Valley Oil Refining Co.


Western Finance Co.


Western Utah Copper Co.


Whittier Grande Oil Co.


Yosemite Dredging & Mining Co.