Finding Aid to the William F. Johns Mining Records, 1865-1906

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Finding Aid to the William F. Johns Mining Records, 1865-1906

Collection number: BANC MSS 93/124 c

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Date Completed:
1993
Encoded by:
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Collection Summary

Collection Title: William F. Johns Mining Records,
Date (inclusive): 1865-1906
Collection Number: BANC MSS 93/124 c
Creator: Johns, William F.
Extent: Number of containers: 6 cartons Linear feet: 7.5
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: Collection contains correspondence and financial records pertaining to the operation of the Original Amador Mine, Plumas Eureka Mine, Seaton Mine, Sierra Buttes Mine and Uncle Sam Mines.
Languages Represented: English

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Access

Collection is open for research.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], William F. Johns Mining Records, BANC MSS 93/124 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Container List

 

Series 1: Letter Books, 1873-1904.

Carton 1, Volume 1

General Letters Inward 1888-1891

Carton 6, folder 8

Item removed from Vol. 1

Carton 1, Volume 2

General Letters Outward 1886-1889

Carton 1, Volume 3

General Letters Outward 1889-1892

Carton 1, Volume 4

General Letters Outward 1891-1894

Carton 1, Volume 5

Letters 1872-1874

Carton 6, folder 9

Papers removed from Vol. 5

 

Original Amador Mine

Carton 1, Volume 6

Letters to Mine 1878-1881

Carton 1, Volume 7

Letters from Mine 1873-1874

Carton 6, folder 10

Papers removed from Vol. 7

 

Plumas Eureka Mine

Carton 2, Volume 8

Letters to Mine 1884-1885

Carton 2, Volume 9

Letters from Mine 1878-1881

Carton 2, Volume 10

Letters from Mine 1881-1882

Carton 2, Volume 11

Letters from Mine 1887-1888

Carton 2, Volume 12

Letters from Mine 1890-1891

Carton 2, Volume 13

Super'ts Reports 1881-1885

Carton 2, Volume 14

Super'ts Reports 1886-1887

 

Sierra Buttes Mine

Carton 3, Volume 15

Letters to London-Agents 1897-1904

Carton 6, folder 11

Papers removed from Vol. 15

Carton 3, Volume 16

Letters from London 1878-1882

Carton 3, Volume 17

Letters from Mine 1886-1887

Carton 6, folder 12

Papers removed from Vol. 17

Carton 3, Volume 18

Super'ts Reports 1879-1881

Carton 3, Volume 19

Super'ts Reports 1887-1888

 

Uncle Sam Mines

Carton 3, Volume 20

Letters to Mine 1892-1894

Carton 3, Volume 21

Letters from Mine 1891-1893

Carton 4, Volume 22

Super'ts Reports 1889-1891

 

Series 2: Ledgers, 1865-1906.

Carton 6, Volume 23

Annual statement ledger 1870-1890

Carton 4, Volume 24

B.G.M.O. ledger 1870-1890

Carton 6, folder 13

Papers removed from Vol. 24

Carton 6, Volume 25

Cash book 1888-1890

Carton 6, folder 1

Item removed from Vol. 25

Carton 6, Volume 26

Cash book 1890-1891

Carton 6, folder 2

Item removed from Vol. 26

Carton 6, Volume 27

General ledger for various mines 1874-1894

Carton 6, folder 3

Item removed from Vol. 27

Carton 4, Volume 28

General ledger 1881-1891

Carton 4, Volume 29

London & Calif. Mining Co. Journal 1872-1886

Carton 6, Volume 30

North Fork Canal Co. record book 1880

 

Original Amador Mine

Carton 4, Volume 31

Receipts Books 1872-1875

Carton 6, folder 14

Papers removed from Vol. 31

Carton 4, Volume 32

Cash 1877-1882

 

Plumas Eureka Mine

Carton 6, Volume 33

Day-Book 1900-1905

Carton 6, folder 4

Item removed from Vol. 33

Carton 5, Volume 34

Statements 1886-1887

 

Seaton Mine

Carton 6, Volume 35

Record [minutes] 1865-1878

Carton 6, Volume 36

Transfer Journal [shares] 1865-1878

 

Sierra Buttes Mine

Carton 6, Volume 37

Check book 1903-1904

Carton 6, Volume 38

Day-Book 1897-1906

Carton 6, folder 5

Papers removed from Vol. 38

Carton 6, Volume 39

Ledger 1874-1881

Carton 6, folder 6

Papers removed from Vol. 39

Carton 5, Volume 40

Statements 1890-1893

Carton 5, Volume 41

Preparatory Statements 1875-1880

Carton 5, Volume 42

Uncle Sam Mines Statements 1892-1894

 

Series 3: Cypher Codes, 1879.

Carton 6, Vol. 43

Private Telegraph Cypher Code by John Saul with annotations by William F. Johns 1879

Carton 6, folder 7

Papers removed from Vol. 43