Inventory of the Silver King Coalition Mines Company records,
1900-1952

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Silver King Coalition Mines Company
Title: Silver King Coalition Mines Company records
Dates: 1900-1952 ( inclusive )
Quantity: circa 8 linear feet
Collection Number: Accn1239
Summary: The Silver King Coalition Mines Company records (1900-1952) consist of business records including correspondence, financial records, minute books, securities documents, ore reports, geological surveys, and legal files. Included are records of, and information on, the management, financial, and scientific activities of various mining operations, some of which were absorbed into the Silver King Coalition Mines Co. With one exception, all of these mining companies operated in and around Park City, Utah. Silver King Coalition Mines was incorporated in the late 19th century as a coalition of competitors in the silver mining industry in and around Park City, Utah.
Repository: J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Manuscripts Division

Special Collections
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-0860
801-581-8864
http://www.lib.utah.edu/collections/manuscripts.php

Languages: Collection materials are in English.  

Historical Note

Most of the mining companies absorbed by the Silver King Coalition Mines Company operated in and around Park City, Utah.

Content Description

The Silver King Coalition Mines Company records (1900-1952) consist of official correspondence, financial records, minute books, securities documents, ore reports, geological surveys, legal records, and other company records. Included are records of, and information on, the management, financial, and scientific activities of various mining operations, some of which were absorbed into the Silver King Coalition Mines Co. These include the Silver King Consolidated Mining Co., Judge Mining and Smelting Co., Daly Judge Mining Co., Anchor Mining Co., Daly West Mining Co., Silver Coalition West Jupiter, Ontario Silver Mining Co., Park City Mining and Smelting Co., Park United Consolidated Mines Co., and Zinc Plant-Anaconda Copper Mining Co.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Restrictions on Use :  

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Silver King Coalition Mines Company records must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation :  

Initial Citation: Silver King Coalition Mines Company records, Accn 1239, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: Accn 1239.

Administrative Information

Processing Note :  

Processed by Mark Jensen in 1995.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Judge Mining & Smelting Co., Correspondence, 1917-1919
Container(s)
Description
Dates
box
1
Box
Folder
1 1-10 A-Z Correspondence 1917-1919
1 11 Unfiled Correspondence 1918-1919

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Daly Mining Co., Letter Book, 1900-1906
Container(s)
box
2

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Daly West Mining Co., Letter Books, 1903-1912
Container(s)
box
3

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Silver King Consolidated Mining Co., Minute Book No. 1, 1908-1912
Container(s)
box
4

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Silver King Consolidated Mining Co., Minute Books No. 2 and No. 3, 1912-1915
Container(s)
box
5

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Silver King Consolidated Mining Co., Minute Book No. 4, 1919-1923
Container(s)
box
6

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Silver King Consolidated Mining Co., Minute Book No. 5, 1923-1928
Container(s)
box
7

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Financial Records
Container(s)
Description
Dates
box
8
Box
Folder
8 1-2 Anchor Mining Co., Vouchers 1902
8 3-4 Park City Mining & Smelting Co., Statements 1923-1925
8 5 Financial Statements 1923-1930
8 6 Park Utah Consolidated Mines Co., Financial Statements 1928-1929

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Judge Mining and Smelting Co., Financial Statements and Annual Reports, circa 1912-1920
Container(s)
box
9

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Park Utah Consolidated Mines Co., Securities Records, 1934-1951
Container(s)
box
10

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Park Utah Consolidated Mines Co., Securities Records, 1936-1951
Container(s)
box
11

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Claims and Shares Records, circa 1912-1926

Included are Summaries of Abstracts for the Silver King Consolidated Mining Co. (folders 1-2), as well as other claims and shares records--in the form of correspondence, deeds, and other documents--for various mining companies.

Container(s)
box
12

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Legal Records, circa 1912-1930
Container(s)
Description
Dates
box
13
Box
Folder
13 1 Henry G. Joseph v. Silver King Mining Co. of Utah, Proceedings Report 1930
13 2-4 " Silver King Consolidated, Water Suit, Plans of Mine" circa 1925
13 5-9 "Conkling Suit, Envelope #1"
13 10-12 "Conkling Suit, Envelope #2"
13 13-16 "Conkling Suit, Envelope #3"

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Binders

The following three groups of materials were originally gathered in their own loose-leaf binders.

Container(s)
Description
Dates
box
14
Box
Folder
14 1-4 Unidentified Binder Materials
Includes mining data from the nineteenth century for the Silver King Coalition Mines Co.
circa 1931
14 5-12 "O. N. Friendly--Notes by C. A. Hansen" circa 1915-1917
14 13-17 Ore Analysis Report
14 18 Test Notes
This document was found with the ore analysis report in folders 13-17.

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Silver King Coalition Mines Co., Assay Office Ore Record, 1951-1952
Container(s)
box
15

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Mining Records and Miscellaneous, circa 1910-1920
Container(s)
Description
Dates
box
16
Box
Folder
16 1 "Memorandum of Data and Methods"
16 2 Ore Inventories 1917
16 3 "Silver King Coalition, West Jupiter"
16 4 "Silver King Consolidated, Spiro Tunnel"
16 5 Judge Concentrator Flow Sheet 1916; 1920
16 6 Proof of Labor
16 7 "Big Cottonwood Water"
16 8-11 Miscellaneous
Receipts, assay records, financial statements, correspondence, and other documents pertaining to various mines.

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Subjects

  • Corporate Names :
  • Silver King Coalition Mines Company--Archives
  • Geographical Names :
  • Park City (Utah)--History
  • Zuni River (N.M. and Ariz.)
  • Subject Terms :
  • Mining corporations--Utah--Park City--History--Sources
  • Silver mines and mining--Utah--Park City--History--Sources
    • Form or Genre Terms :
    • Business records
    • Correspondence
    • Financial records
    • Legal files
    • Minute books
    • Reports

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