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Byron R. Janes papers, [ca. 1916-1918].
BANC MSS 81/76 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Byron R. Janes papers, [ca. 1916-1918]

Creator/Contributor:

Janes, Byron R., 1872-1917, creator

Abstract:

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.

Date:

1916 (issued)

Subject:

Mines and mineral resources -- Mexico
Mexico -- History -- 1910-1946
El Tigre (Mexico)

Physical Description:

print
1 box.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 81/76 c

Origin:

California