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John M. Hague papers BANC MSS 2013/115
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  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Alternate Forms Available
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Processing Information
  • Biographical Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: The Bancroft Library
    Title: John M. Hague papers
    creator: Hague, John M.
    Identifier/Call Number: BANC MSS 2013/115
    Physical Description: 16 linear feet 12 cartons, 1 box, 1 oversize folder, 2 tubes
    Date (inclusive): 1913-1981
    Date (bulk): bulk 1955-1970
    Abstract: Consists of the professional records of John M. Hague, geologist for the New Jersey Zinc Company, primarily focused on mining operations in Wisconsin. Included in the collection are mining reports, notes and manuscripts prepared by Hague, professional correspondence, writings, and a small amount of personalia.
    Language of Material: Collection materials are in English
    Many of the Bancroft Library collections are stored offsite and advance notice may be required for use. For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

    Publication Rights

    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 94720-6000. Consent is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner. See: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/reference/permissions.html.
    Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.Materials in this collection may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley 94720-6000. See: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/reference/permissions.html.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], John M. Hague papers, BANC MSS 2013/115, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Alternate Forms Available

    There are no alternate forms of this collection.

    Acquisition Information

    The John M. Hague mining reports were in the possession of the California Mining Research Institute until 1994, when, upon the Institute's dissolution, the collection was gifted to the Bancroft Library at UC Berkeley. Additional materials were given to the Bancroft Library by the Wisconsin Historical Society in 2014.

    Accruals

    No additions are expected.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Lara Michels in 2013. Additions arranged as received in 2014.

    Biographical Information

    John M. Hague was born in Bloomfield, New Jersey on April 18, 1913. He graduated from Yale University in 1934 as a civil engineer and entered Stanford University in 1935 as a candidate for the Engineer of Mines degree which he obtained in 1939. After begining his professional career in California he moved onto New Mexico. After serving in World War II he was discharged to Peekskill, New York and soon began working for the New Jersey Zinc Company. In 1952 he was sent to Wisconsin on behalf of the company. Hague died in 1991.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Consists of the professional records of John M. Hague, geologist for the New Jersey Zinc Company, primarily focused on mining operations in Wisconsin. Included in the collection are mining reports, notes and manuscripts prepared by Hague, professional correspondence, writings, and a small amount of personalia. Most of the reports document mines in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Iowa and date between 1950 and 1976.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Mines and mineral resources--Wisconsin
    Mines and mineral resources--Illinois
    Mines and mineral resources--Iowa
    Hague, John M.
    Hague, John M.--Archives
    New Jersey Zinc Company
    Maxwell Mining Company.