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Morgan North papers, 1925-1969 (bulk 1930-1949).
BANC MSS 85/86 c box 1; BANC MSS 85/86 c box 2; BANC MSS 85/86 c box 3; BANC MSS 85/86 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Morgan North papers, 1925-1969 (bulk 1930-1949)

Creator/Contributor:

North, Morgan., creator

Abstract:

Contains documents relating to quicksilver mining in California during the 1930's and 1940's and the Shasta Iron Company. Also includes a small amount of material on Howell-North Books and Press and personal papers with a black and white photograph possibly of Morgan North and his wife Flora D'ille.

Date:

1930 (issued)

Subject:

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North, Morgan -- Archives
North, Morgan -- Portraits
North, Flora D'Ille -- Portraits
Shasta Iron Company.
Howell-North Press.
Mercury mines and mining -- California -- Napa County

Note:

Morgan North was a mining engineer for quicksilver, primarily in Napa County, Calif. With his wife Flora D'ille, founded Howell-North Press and Howell-North Books of Berkeley, publishing materials related to North's interests in mining and railroads.

Type:

Photographs.

Physical Description:

print
3 boxes (1.2 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 85/86 c box 1
BANC MSS 85/86 c box 2
BANC MSS 85/86 c box 3
BANC MSS 85/86 c

Origin:

California