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Guide to the Inyo Cerro Gordo Mining and Power Company Collection, 1913-1919
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Contents
  • History
  • Correspondents
  • Related Collections

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Inyo Cerro Gordo Mining and Power Company Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1913-1919
    Box Number: 1038
    Creator: Bull, William H.
    Extent: 1 box
    Repository: California State Library
    Sacramento, California
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Unrestricted.

    Conditions of Use

    Please credit California State Library.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to California State Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing. Permission for publication is given on behalf of California State Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Inyo Cerro Gordo Mining and Power Company Collection, California State Library.

    Access Points

    Mines and mining--California--Inyo County
    Four Metals Mining Company (Calif.)
    Cerro Gordo Mining & Power Company (Calif.)
    Cerro Gordo Mines Company (Calif.)

    Contents

    Correspondence, annual reports, forms, certificates, pamphlets.

    History

    The Inyo Cerro Gordo Mining and Power Company was incorporated June 2, 1913 under the laws of the State of Arizona as successor to the Four Metals Mining Company, which went into bankruptcy in 1912. A number of the stockholders had joined together in an effort to save the property of the bankrupt company. The Cerro Gordo Mines Company was incorporated under the laws of the State of Arizona July 16, 1914, the principal stockholders being Inyo Cerro Gordo Mining and Power Company. The principal property was the Cerro Gordo Mine in Inyo County which produced lead, silver, gold and zinc. Annual reports in the collection have detailed information about the history and operations of these companies. The last annual report in the collection is for the year 1919.

    Correspondents

    • Arbing, Fred G.
    • Brand, Annie L.
    • Bull, Ella M.
    • Chalfont, W. A.
    • Dornberger, A. L.
    • Four Metals Mining Company
    • Gordon, Louis D.
    • Hambly, F. J.
    • Inyo Cerro Gordo Mining & Power Company
    • Layng, Harai R.
    • Ross, Fred C.
    • Short, A. R.
    • Welch, H. T.

    Related Collections

    Title: William H. Bull Collection,
    Date: 1891-1919