Title:Byron R. Janes papers, [ca. 1916-1918]
Creator/Contributor:Janes, Byron R., 1872-1917, creator
Primarily letters (some incomplete) written to his wife, 1916-1918, while working as mine superintendent in El Tigre, Mexico.
Includes descriptions of working conditions in mine, life in camp, attempts to evangelize Mexican workers, observations on
Mexican politics & government (folders 1-11); letters pertaining to Janes' death and his wife's attempts to obtain financial
compensation (folder 13); papers & accounts, letters written by others.
Subject:Mines and mineral resources -- Mexico
Mexico -- History -- 1910-1946
El Tigre (Mexico)
BANC MSS 81/76 c