Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1879

Location Certificate

Charles Johnson, W. J. McNamara, J. W.

Smith, H. T. Buckley

Trueworthy Lode, north of the Roaring Fork River


Location Certificate for the Trueworthy Lode.



9

4

1880

Mining Deed

J. D. Moss, Charles A. Hallam

American Flag Lode on Aspen Mountain


Mining Deed from J. D. Moss to Charles A. Hallam for the American Flag Lode with

description of location.



5

5

1880

Location Certificate


Grand Pacific Lode


Handwritten location of the Grand Pacific Lode. Filed 1881

in Book 18 L Page 368.

18L

368

6

8

1882

Mineral Certificate

, Plat

David M. Hyman

1001 Lode, Survey No.

1741


Mineral Certificate No. 1509

with elaborate etching and a large Plat of the 1001 Lode.

11

97

12

1

1884

Complaint

J.B. Wheeler, J.F. Mackey, J .R .Mason, Peter O'Reilly, Thomas Hines, D. M. Hyman, Philip Barbary, Norman Straight, John Sterner

Robert Emmett Lode


Typed complaint from the District Court of the Fifth Judicial District of the State of Colorado in the case of Wheeler et al v. Hyman et al



2

5

1884

Complaint

J. B. Wheeler, J.F. Mackey, J.R. Mason, Peter O'Reilly, Thomas Hines, D. M. Hyman, Philip Carbary, Norman Straight, John Storner

Robert Emmett Lode


Typed complaint from the District Court of the 5th Judicial District of Colorado in Wheeler et al v. Hyman et al.



2

5

1884

Agreement

G. W. Thatcher, Frank Fisher, Thomas Rucker`

Broadway Lode, Monarch Lode


Agreement between the owners of the Broadway Lode and the owners of the Monarch Lode.



7


1885

Certificate of No Suit Pending

John Martin, Emil G. Sells, Emery Visino, John Bates, Theodore Little, David Hyman

Forest Lode


Statement from U.S. District Court of Colorado that there is not suit pending between the owners of the Forest Lode (plaintiffs) and David Hyman, owner of the Durant Lode

(defendant).



5

1




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1885

Mining Deed

P.W. Pratt, Leroy E. Sebree

Black Diamond, Old Sol, Old Sol, Hard Money, Brittle Silver and Authority lodes on the north side of Woody Creek Slocum Hill


Mining Deed from Phillip W. Pratt to Leroy E. Sebree for 1/18 interest in several lodes.

26

376

6

3

1885

Answer and Cross Complaint

Elizabeth Vaughn, James W. Tanfield, R.

C. Wilson

Chatfield Lode

Fulton Mining Company

Copy of an Answer and Cross Complaint in the case of the Fulton Mining Company vs.

Elizabeth Vaughn, et al.



9

1

1885

Complaint

Elizabeth Vaughn, James W. Tanfield, R.

C. Wilson

Chatfield Lode

Fulton Mining Company

Complaint in the Fulton Mining

Company vs. Elizabeth Vaughn, et al.



9

1

1885

Location Certificate

Thomas Brown, J. J. Burke, W. T. Burke

Little Percent Lode


Location Certificate for the Little Percent Lode.

22

94

9

2

1885

Mining Application, Proof of Publishing

Elizabeth Vaughan

Arkansaw Mine, Arkansas Mine


Newspaper clipping as proof of publishing Mining Application No. 16 in the Aspen Times by Elizabeth Vaughan.



11

2

1885

Amended Location Certificate

J. L. Brown, Charles R. Johnson



Amended location certificate with dates on form crossed out and changed. Difficult to read.



12

4

1885

Abstract

Peter Sanger, T. A. Sarity, Perry Burkhead, Steve Baxter

Cleveland Lode


Abstract with a thorough description of location.



Side of Carton 1

3

1885

Mining Deed

Peter Sauger, Joseph Schwendinger, Thomas Davis

Cleveland Lode


Mining Deed from Peter Sauger to Thomas Davis and Joseph Schwendinger

26

303

Side of Carton 1

3

1885

Deed

Thomas Davis, Joseph Schwendinger

Cleveland Lode


Handwritten note signed by Thomas Davis selling the Cleveland Lode to Joe Schwendinger.



Side of Carton 1

3

1886

Receipt

Charles Hallam

Aspen

Durant Mining Company

Receipt in the amount of

$150.00 paid to Chas. Hallam for keeping books



1

9




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1886

Notice of Forfeiture

D. W. McIntosh, ,G. W. Thatcher, M. J. McNamara, J. M.

Strickler

Trueworthy Lode


Notice of Forfeiture to D. W. McIntosh from g. W. Thatcher,

M. J. McNamara, and J. M.

Strickler



9

4

1886

Notice of Forfeiture

H. T. Buckley, L. Goodwin, G. W. Thatcher, M. J. McNamara, J. M.

Strickler

Trueworthy Lode


Notice of Forfeiture to H. T. Buckley and L. Goodwin from

G. W. Thatcher, M. J. McNamara, J. M. Strickler



9

4

1886

Warranty Deed

J. B. Bowman, Ira E.

Leonard

Silver Star Lode


Warranty Deed from J. B.

Bowman to Ira E. Leonard

3

110

12

2

1886

Receipt

James Egbert



Handwritten receipt for Joes Schwendinger for assessment

on Cleveland lode.



Side of Carton 1

3

1887

Legal Cases

Visino, Hyman, Fisk, Forest, Young, Butler, Schiller, Dammann, Hagerman, Reynolds



Handwritten list of court cases. Written on legal pad paper.

Cases center on Forest, Schiller, and Durant. Includes decisions in the cases.



5

1

1887

Deed

David M. Hyman

1001 Lode, U.S. Survey No. 1741

Enterprise Mining Company

Deed from David Hyman to Enterprise Mining Company for the 1001 Lode.



7

1

1887

Final Decree

Samuel W. Hutchcraft, John B. Bowman, Mary

D. Bowman, Ira E. Leonard

Silver Star Lode


Handwritten final decree issued n the territory of New Mexico in the case of Samuel W. Hutchcraft v. John B. Bowman, Mary D. Bowman and Ira E.

Leonard.



12

2

1887

Agreement

David M. Hyman, Joseph Reynolds

Conomara Lode, Conamara Lode, Durant

Mining Lode

Durant Mining Company

Two signed copies of agreement between David M.

Hyman and Joseph Reynolds.



Side of Carton 1

2

1887

Quit Claim Deed

John D. Morrissey,

Conamara Lode on Aspen


Quit Claim Deed from John D.

30

367

Side of

2

1887

Affidavit of Labor and

Improvements

John E. Maillen, Philip McRea, Joe

Schwendinger

Cleveland Claim


Affidavit of Labor and Improvements to the Cleveland

Claim.



Side of Carton 1

3

1887

Mining Deed

Thomas E. Davis, Joe Schwendinger

Cleveland Lode


Mining Deed from Thomas E. Davis, Joe Schwendinger

44

177

Side of Carton 1

3




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1888

Quit Claim Deed

John Madigan to Harry

O. Jones

Ute Ave

H. O. Jones

No. 25940

33

280

1

1

1888

Deed

John Madigan to Harry

O. Jones

Ute Ave


No 21974 payment of $23.20 for tract of land lying on the south side of Ute Ave marked #14 J. Madigan contains about 5,420

square feet

59

241

1

1

1888

Quit Claim Deed

J. N. Palmer to Aspen Mine

Aspen Mine


Relates to an agreement of lease made in 1893 by the Little Nell Mining Company of a tract partly occupied by an assay office with lease numbered

57231 in book 114

116

362

1

1

1888

Title

H. O. Jones

East end of Aspen


Title providing series of Grantors and Grantees with a description of property on the east end of town--originally Ute near Deane Street on road

running back to Mill



1

1

1888

Receiver's Receipt


Katie Fulton Lode


Handwritten explanation of receipt with receipt No. 15066

27

21

1

9

1888

Receiver's

Receipt



Durant Mining

Company

Handwritten explanation of

receipt with receipt No. 18637

50

105

1

9

1888

Receiver's

Receipt



Durant Mining

Company

Handwritten explanation of

receipt with receipt No. 15067

27

21

1

9

1888

Receiver's Receipt



Durant Mining Company

Handwritten explanation of receipt with receipt No. 15065

for Little Maggie Lode

27

21

1

9

1888

Appeal or Brief



Platora Ranch

Handwritten notes or perhaps letter written in pencil--very difficult to decipher with some

damage (stains) on paper.



2

5

1888

Itemized bill

J. McCarthy

Mammoth Lode, Revenue

Lode


Includes references to

Mammoth and Revenue lodes



2

5




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1888

Receipt

Geo. Nickel, David M. Hyman



Handwritten receipt for $250.00 from David Hyman paid for official surveys of measurements of Revenue and Middle lodes in the Ute Mining District.



2

5

1888

Agreement

J.D. McCarthy, John N. Palmer, D. M. Hyman,

C. D. Arms, Charles F. LaCom

Mammoth Lode, Revenue Lode


Copy of an agreement entered between J.D. McCarthy and John N. Palmer involving title to interest in properties involving Mammoth Lode, Revenue Lode, and Gladstone Lode



2

5

1888

Receipt

Albert Smith



Receipt for payment of fees of deeds, location certificates, and

abstracts.



2

5

1888

Bill

Albert Smith

Conejos County


Bill to Albert Smith from County Clerk for a fee with note saying fee was sent



2

7

1888

Mining Deed

William Dammann, Hal Sayr

Schiller Lode


Mining Deed to the Schiller Lode between William Dammann and Hal Sayr filed on September 17, 1888.

64

135

5

1

1888

Power of Attorney

William Dammann, William Hoag, William

B. Root, James Lang,

S.L. Mossis

Schiller Lode


Authorization by William Dammann to have S.L. Mossis act on his behalf in relation to the Schiller Mine. Signed by



5

1

1888

Power of Attorney

William Dammann, Hal Sayr, William Hoag, William B. Root, James Lang

Schiller Mine


Unsigned power of attorney given to Hal Sayr by William Dammann.



5

1

1888

Power of Attorney

Hal Sayr, William Dammann, William Hoag, William B. Root, James Lang, S.L.

Mossis

Schiller Mine


Power of attorney signed by William Dammann.



5

1

1888

Mining Deed

Maggie E. Taylor, David

M. Hyman

Chloride Lode

Durant Mining Company

Mining Deed for the Chloride Lode from Maggie E. Taylor to

David M. Hyman.

64

3

5

4




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1888

Mining Deed

P. W. Pratt, A. E. Reynolds

Authority Lode, Old Sol Lode, Old Sole Lode, Hard


Mining Deed from P. W. Pratt to

A. E. Reynolds. for 1/9th interest

57

413

6

3

1888

Mining Deed

George M. Sebree, A.

E. Reynolds

Black Diamond, Old Sol, Hard Money, Brittle Silver, Authority all situated on North side of Woody

Creek.


Mining Deed from George M. Sebree to A. E. Reynolds for 1/18 interest in several lodes.

57

451

6

3

1888

Mining Deed

O. D. Sebree, A. E. Reynolds

Authority, Old Sol, Old Sol, Hard Money, Brittle Silver, Black Diamond in Woody Creek Mining District


Mining Deed from O. D. Sebree to A. E. Reynolds for 1/6 interest in several lodes in the Woody Creek Mining District.

57

414

6

3

1888

Deed of Trust

Lewis A. Kent, Albert Smith, A. E. Reynolds

Highland Light Lode


Deed of Trust from Lewis A. Kent and Albert Smith to A. E. Reynolds for 1/16 of Highland

Light Lode.

52

83

6

3

1888

Deed

John L. Palmer, J. D. McCarthy

Mammoth Lode, Revenue Lode


Two handwritten pages that appear to have missing pages addressing deed interests in the Mammoth and Revenue Lodes.



6

8

1888

Mining Deed

J. M. Baxter, Philip Harrington

Great Western Tunnel, Charming Daisy Lode on

Aspen Mountain

Late Acquisition

Mining Deed from J. M. Baxter to Philip Harrington

64

57

7

1

1888

Affidavit of Labor and

Improvements

W. E. Newberry

Banner Lode

Enterprise Mining Company

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements to the Banner

Lode.

6

373

7

1

1888

Quit Claim Deed

Philip McNamee, Philip Harrington

Great Western Tunnel, Charming Daisy Lode on

Aspen Mountain

Late Acquisition

Quit-Claim Deed from Philip McNamee to Philip Harrington

33

260

7


1888

Mining Deed

Robert Wilkin, Philip Harrington

Great Western Tunnel, Charming Daisy Lode on

Aspen Mountain


Mining Deed from Robert Wilkin, William Stone, C. L.

Staton

40

428

7


1888

Certificate of

Redemption


Late Acquisition Mine

Late Acquisition

Mining Company

Property sold for delinquent

taxes filed in 1891..



7


1888

Mining Deed

Elmer T. Butler, Margaret Cowenhoven, David R. C. Brown

Forest Lode, Durant Lode, Aspen Mining Claim,


Deed agreement involving Elmer Butler, Margaret Cowenhoven and D. R. C.

Brown

40

402

8

2




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1888

Location Certificate

W. T. Burke, Jacques J. Burke, James Dunn,

George Jaines

Little Per Cent Lode, Little Percent


Location certificate with specific location information for the Little

Percent Lode.

21

313

9

2

1888

Application for patent

G. W. Thatcher, Mary E. Thatcher, Michael J. McNamara, Joseph E.

Bates

Trueworthy Lode


Application for patent by G. W. Thatcher, et al for the Trueworthy lode with certificate from the Department of Interior with seal indicating the patent had been filed.



9

5

1888

Sheriff's Deed

Charles R. Bell, Caroline Ellison

Jess Barton Lode


Sheriff's Deed selling Caroline Ellison's interest in the Jess Barton Lode to Charles R. Bell.

8

275

10

3

1888

Mining Deed

Phillip Harrington

Great Western Tunnel and Charming Daisy Lode

Late Acquisition Consolidated Mining Company

Mining Deed from Phillip Harrington to the Late Acquisition Consolidated Mining Company.

64

58

10

3

1888

Stock Certificate

A. E. Reynolds

Aspen

Enterprise Mining Company

Certificate for 5 shares of stock

in the Enterprise Mining Company



11

1

1888

Stock Certificate

Charles A. Hallam

Aspen

Enterprise Mining Company

Certificate for 5 shares of stock in the Enterprise Mining Company



11

1

1888

Mining Deed

Elmer T. Butler, Margaret Cowenhoven,

David Hyman

Aspen Lode


Deed to David M. Hyman for interest in the Aspen Lode.

40

402

11

2

1888

Mining Deed

David M. Hyman

Durant Lode, Aspen Lode

Durant Mining Company

Mining Deed from David M. Hyman to the Durant Mining



11

4

1888

Note

C. P. Wilson, A. E. Reynolds, David M.

Hyman

Durant Lode

Durant Mining Company

Note from C. P. Wilson to A. E. Reynolds regarding deed to

Durant.



11

6

1888

Answer, Legal Proceeding, Statement

Ira E. Leonard, S. W. Hutchcraft,J. B. Bowman, et al.

Aspen


Copy of statement made in defense of Ira E. Leonard by Ira

E. Leonard in the case of Hutchcraft v. Bowman, Bowman and Leonard.



12

2




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1888

Complaint

M. E. Laswell, John B. Bowman, Mary D.

Bowman

Aspen


Complaint filed in county court naming M. E. Laswell as Plaintiff vs. J. B. Bowman and Mary D. Bowman as Defendants.



12

2

1888

Answer, Legal Proceeding,

Statement

Samuel Hutchcraft, John B. Bowman, Mary

D. Bowman, Ira E.

Aspen


Copy of John Bowman's defense in the case brught

against him by Samuel



12

2

1888

Interrogation Questions

Samuel W. Hutchcraft, John B. Bowman, Ira E. Leonard

Aspen


List of question to be asked on behalf of the defendants signed by their attorney.



12

2

1888

Replication

Samuel W. Hutchcraft, John B. Bowman, Mary

Silver Star Lode


Replication to the answer of defendants in light of a separate



12

2

1888

Notice of Suit Pending

Samuel. W. Hutchcraft, John B. Bowman, Mary

D. Bowman, Ira E. Leonard

Silver Star Lode


Notice of Suit pending with S.

W. Hutchcraft named as Plaintiff and John B. Bowman, Mary D. Bowman and Ira E. Leonard named as Defendants.

J

272

12

2

1888

Articles of Agreement

David M. Hyman, James Leonard

Conomara Mine


Agreement between David M. Hyman and James Leonard



Side of Carton 1

2

1888

Agreement

David M. Hyman, Joseph Reynolds

Conomara Lode, Conamara Lode, Durant Mining Lode

Durant Mining Company

Signed agreement between David M. Hyman and Joseph Reynolds with modifications

made to previous agreement.



Side of Carton 1

2

1888

Receipt for Payment

Joe Schwendinger, J.

W. Egbert

Cleveland Claim


Receipt for payment for portion of assessment work.



Side of Carton 1

3

1889

Mining Deed

John D. McCarthy, David M. Hyman

Mammoth Lode, Revenue Lode, Burris Lode

Mammoth Lode, Revenue Lode, Middle Lode, Burris

Lode

Mining Deed # 5698 from John

D. McCarthy to David M. Hyman for $7500 filed in Conejos County.



2

3

1889

Location Certificate

David Frank, James Fallow, Ira Kinyon,

Fred Howard Lode


Location and measurements of the Fred Howard Lode



2

5

1889

Statement of Labor



M & R Mining Company

List of payment due to employees including the superintendent, blacksmith, miners, engineers, ore sorters, carpenters, carmen, and

laborers.



2

5




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1889

Mining Deed

David M. Hyman, C.D. Arms, John Palmer, Charles Hallam, Edward Richards, Charles

Hughes

Mammoth Lode, Revenue Lode, Burris Lode, Middle Lode


Company, Smuggler Mining Company, Mollie Gibson Consolidated Mining and Milling Company

14

183

2

5

1889

Release of Deed of Trust

Charles J. Hughes, Jr., David M. Hyman, John

D. McCarthy

Mammoth Lode, Revenue Lode


Release of Deed of Trust, Number 5697, Charles J. Hughes, Jr. Trustee, for use of David M. Hyman to John D. McCarthy involving the undivided 27/100 interest in the Mammoth and Revenue Lode

mining claims

14

425

2

5

1889

Mining Deed

John D. McCarthy, Charles Hallam, James Fallow

Gladstone Lode


Mining Deed between John D. McCarthy and Charles Hallam for all interests in the Gladstone Lode and other areas not

specified directly.



2

6

1889

Certificate of Incorporation

Jerome B. Wheeler, William Sloane, Joseph

R. Busk, Theo Rogers, Charles Robinson, E. B. Simon, J. J. Hagerman, George J. Boal, C. A. Hallam, A. E. Reynolds

Aspen

Enterprise Mining Company

Formal and ornate Certificate of Incorporation for the Enterprise Mining Company from the State of Colorado.



7

1

1889

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements

W. E. Newberry

Banner Lode

Enterprise Mining Company

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements to the Banner Lode.

6

454

7

1

1889

Power of Attorney

Wolcott E. Newberry

Banner Lode

Enterprise Mining Company

Power of Attorney granted to Wolcott E. Newberry on behalf of the Enterprise Mining Company



7

1

1889

Power of Attorney

Wolcott E. Newberry, J.

B. Wheeler

Aspen

Enterprise Mining Company

Power of Attorney declaration signed by J. S. Wheeler.



7

1

1889

Receipt for Taxes


Chance Lode, Millionaire Lode, Betsy Jane, Hidden Treasure

Enterprise Mining Company


9

Receipt for taxes paid by the Enterprise Mining Company for tax year 1888.



7

1




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1889

Protest

Edgar Foltz

Trueworthy Claim, Emma Claim, Trueworthy Tunnel, Accident Lode, Smuggler Mountain

Smuggler Mining Company

Copy of protest in Smuggler Mining Company against the entry of the Trueworthy and Accident Lode claims.



9

1

1889

Mining Deed

W. T. Burke, J. J. Burke, Peter E. Burke,

Charles Hallam

Little Per Cent Lode, Little Percent


Mining Deed form P. E. Burke, et al to C. A. Hallam.

71

246

9

2

1889

Mining Lease

J. G. Kelly

Emma Lode

Slayden Mining Company

Handwritten Mining Lease from Slayden Mining Company.

68

431

9

3

1889

Lease

J. E. Bates, M. J. McNamara, M. E. Thatcher, G. W.

Thatcher, Charles A.

Dustin

Trueworthy Lode on Smuggler Mountain


Lease agreement between J.E. Bates, M. J. McNamara, M. E. Thatcher, G. W. Thatcher and Charles A. Dustin (Tenant)

68

107

9

5

1889

Mining Deed

Charles R. Bell, Charles

A. Hallam

Jess Barton Lode


Mining Deed from Charles R. Bell to Charles A. Hallam

74

445

10

3

1889

Warranty Deed

Ira E. Leonard, Mary D.

Bowman

Silver Star Lode


Warranty Deed from Ira E.

Leonard to Mary D. Bowman

3

111

12

2

1889

Legal Notice

M. E. LaSalle, John B. Bowman, Mary D.

Bowman

Aspen


Handwritten notice in the case of M. E. LaSalle v. John B. Bowman and Mary D. Bowman filed in Aspen.



12

2

1889

Sheriff's Certificate of Sale

M. E. Laswell, John B. Bowman, Mary D.

Bowman

Silver Star Lode


Sheriff's Certificate of Sale for interest in the Silver Star Lode to M. E. Laswell in judgment against John B. Bowman and

Mary D. Bowman.

8

99

12

2

1889

Answer to Replication

Samuel W. Hutchcraft, John B. Bowman, Ira E. Leonard

Silver Star Lode


Handwritten answer to replication in the case of Samuel W. Hutchcraft v. John

B. Bowman, et al.



12

2

1889

Sheriff's Deed

W. W. Cooley, John B. Bowman

Silver Star Lode


Sheriff's Deed from John W. White to W. W. Cooley for interest in the Silver Star Lode.

76

346

12

2




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1889

Sheriff's Deed

W. W. Cooley, John B. Bowman,, Mary D.

Bowman, Ira E. Leonard Samuel W. Hutchcraft

Silver Star Lode


Sheriff's Deed from John W. White to W. W. Cooley for interest in Silver Star Lode as a result of a judgment against John B. Bowman.

56

27

12

2

1889

Agreement

David M. Hyman, William Hoag

Conomara Lode, Conomara Lode No. 2.,

Forest-Conomara

Durant Mining Company

Agreement between David M. Hyman and William Hoag

67

515

Side of Carton 1

2

1889

Court Judgment

Joseph Reynolds, David

R. C. Brown, John D. Morrissey

Conomara Lode


David R. C. Brown vs. John D.

Morrissey and Joseph Reynolds.



Side of Carton 1

2

1889

Quit Claim Deed

R. S. Morison, R. S. Morrison, Joseph

Reynolds

Conamara Lode, Conomara Lode


Quit Claim Deed from R. S. Morrison to Joseph Reynolds for 17/64 of Conomara Lode

33

455

Side of Carton 1

2

1889

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements

Joseph Schwendinger, John E. Maillen

Cleveland Claim


Affidavit of Labor and Improvements to the Cleveland Claim

6

479

Side of Carton 1

3

1890

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements

D. M. Hyman

Mohack Lode

Durant Mining Company

No. 39389

102

34

1

9

1890

Note


Aspen

Durant Mining Company

Note on stationery from General Manager's Office regarding payments



1

9

1890

Mining Deed

Hal Sayr, S. Hallett

Schiller Lode


Mining Deed No. 36479 from Hal Sayr to S. Hallett for 5/24 of the Schiller Lode.

75

193

5

1

1890

Court Proceeding

Harvey Young, A. C. Hunt, J. W. Taylor, J. M. Downing

Forest Lode, Conamara Lode

District Court of the Fifth Judicial District, Lake County, Colorado

Parties expressly waived a jury and submit the case to court for trial. Proceedings concern a portion of the Conomara Lode in conflict with the Forest Lode.

The area is described.



5

1

1890

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements

D. M. Hyman

Chloride Lode

Durant Mining Company

Affidavit of value of labor and improvements worth at least

$100.00 made to the Chloride Lode by D. M. Hyman.

102

34

5

4




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1890

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements

A. E. Reynolds

Excelsior Lode


Affidavit of Labor and Improvements of at least

$100.00 to the Excelsior Lode

102

34

6

4

1890

Notice of adverse claim

Wolcott E. Newberry

Banner Lode, Homestake Lode

Enterprise Mining Company

Letter from the U.S. Land Office in Glenwood Springs to W. E. Newberry



7

1

1890

Deed

Charles Hughes, Jr., Charles A. Hallam

Aspen

Smuggler Mining Company

Deed of machinery and property from Smuggler Mining Company of Colorado to Smuggler Mining Company of West Virginia

80

267

8

1

1890

Deed

Charles J. Hughes, Jr., Charles A Hallam

Smuggler Lode

Smuggler Mining Company of Colorado, Smuggler Mining Company of West Virginia

Signed Deed of Smuggler Lode with specific location information from Smuggler Mining Company of Colorado to Smuggler Mining Company of West Virginia.

80

265

8

1

1890

Mining Deed

Richard West, Charles

A. Hallam

Jess Barton Lode


Mining Deed from Richard West

to Charles A. Hallam

98

60

10

3

1890

Mining Deed

John Canning, Henry P. Cowenhoven, David R.

C. Brown, James Farley, John

McGeehaw, J. W. Deane, And H. K.

Devereux

Traynor Lode on Aspen Mountain

Late Acquisition Mining Company

Deed to the Late Acquisition Mining Company for the Traynor Lode.

74

552

11

2

1890

Mining Deed

Eugene Wilder, Benjamin D. Spencer

Silver Star Lode


Mining Deed from Eugene Wilder to Benjamin Spencer for interest in the Silver Star Lode.

43

80

12

2

1890

Mining Deed

Wachtel, Moser, Simon, Weinberg, Strait,

Silver Star Lode on Aspen Mountain

Durant Mining Company

Mining Deed signed by Tabor from H. A. W. Tabor to the

43

109

12

2

1890

Mining Deed

William. W. Cooley

Silver Star Lode

Durant Mining Company

Mining Deed from William W. Cooley to the Durant Mining Company for interest in the

Silver Star Lode.

43

108

12

2




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


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Page


Box


Envelope

1890

Note

A. E. Reynolds, J. J. Leonard, Joseph W. Taylor, John Guthrie,

Thomas Kirwin

Conomara Lode


Note on A. E. Reynolds stationery with copy of earlier promissory note. The note is

sent to S. Hallet.



Side of Carton 1

2

1890

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements

D. M. Hyman

Conomara Lode, Conomara Lode No. 2


Two Affidavit of Labor and Improvements records made to Conomara Lode and Conomara

Lode No. 2

102

35

Side of Carton 1

2

1890

Mining Deed

Mason W. Mathes, D.

M. Hyman

Conomara Mine


Mining Deed from Mason W. Mathes to D. M. Hyman for 1/16 of Conomara Lode Mining

Claim.

74

550

Side of Carton 1

2

1890

Diagram, map


Aspen Townsite


Diagram or map of location of Cor. #4, Aspen Townsite with measurements and street

names.



Side of Carton 1

Folder 1

1890

Book of Business Correspondence

Finley T. Rose



Carbon copies of letters and orders sent by Finley T. Rose in 1890. Letters are in a bound book.



Side of carton containin g smaller boxes 1-

6.


1891

Certificate of Redemption No. 1023

Durant Mining Company and Pitkin County Treasurer

Part of Lot M, Block 97

Durant Mining Company

Real estate sold for delinquent taxes in 1889 redeemed by the Durant Mining Company in the amount of $8.78



1

5

1891

Certificate of Redemption No. 1024

Durant Mining Company and Pitkin County Treasurer

Part of Lot M, Block 97

Durant Mining Company

Real estate sold for delinquent taxes in 1889 redeemed by the Durant Mining Company in the amount of $34.95



1

5

1891

Mining Deed

John M. Beach, S. I. Hallett

Tin Cup Mining District

Durant Mining Company

Relinquished 1/16th interest in the Robert E. Lee Lode for

$1.00



1

6

1891

Receipt for taxes

J.B. Goldie

Ute Ave

Pitkin County

Valuation $100.00, taxes $9.80



1

7




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1891

Location Certificate

William Schwartz, A. E. Sharp, V. R. Sharp, Peter McDorley

H. J. D. Lode


Location Certificate 39977 with vein measurements for HJD Lode in the Highland Mining District of Pitkin County

96

45

1

9

1891

Location Certificate

William Schwartz, A. E. Sharp, V. R. Sharp, Peter McDorley

Lancaster Lode


Location Certificate 39979 with vein measurements for Lancaster Lode in the Highland Mining District of Pitkin County

96

46

1

9

1891

Location Certificate

William Schwartz, A. E. Sharp, V. R. Sharp, Peter McDorley

Cement Lode


Location Certificate 39980 with vein measurements for Cement Lode in the Highland Mining District of Pitkin County

96

47

1

9

1891

Location Certificate

William Schwartz, A. E. Sharp, V. R. Sharp, Peter McDorley

Vesuvius Lode


Location Certificate 39976 with vein measurements for Vesuvius Lode in the Highland Mining District of Pitkin County

96

45

1

9

1891

Location Certificate

William Schwartz, A. E. Sharp, V. R. Sharp, Peter McDorley

East Ridge Lode


Location Certificate 39978 with vein measurements for Vesuvius Lode in the Highland Mining District of Pitkin County

96

46

1

9

1891

Plat

A. E. Reynolds

Excelsior Lode


Plat of the claim of A.E. Reynolds known as the Excelsior Lode



2

5

1891

Agreement

J.B. Wheeler, James J. Hagerman

Chance Lode

Aspen Mining and Smelting Company, Argentum Juniata Company

Agreement between Aspen Mining and Smelting Company and the Argentum Juniata Company regarding the Chance Lode including contraction of buildings and apparatus as well as dumping.



2

5

1891

Newman Tunnel Site Description


Newman Tunnel

C. C. T. and P. Company of Iowa

Handwritten description of the location of Newman Tunnel filed

in 1891.

80

555

6

8




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1891

Foreclosure of Trust Deed

R. B. Wallace, John T. Wallace

Aspen

Mammoth and Revenue Mining Company, Wallace Brothers, The Platoro Toll Road Company

Document outlining the foreclosure of deed involving the Wallace Brothers, the Platoro Toll Road Company and the Mammoth and Revenue

Mining Company.



8

1

1891

Warranty Deed

Charles J. A. Hart

South side of Ute

Durant Mining Company

Warranty Deed from Charles J.

A. Hart to the Durant Mining Company

73

4

8

5

1891

Mining Deed

D. M. Hyman, David Bailey

Emma Lode, Smuggler Mountain

Slayden Mining Company

Mining Deed from Slayder Mining Company to D. M. Hyman

98

450

9

3

1891

Contract, Deed

David Bailey, David M. Hyman

Emma Lode

Slayden Mining Company

Signed contract or deed from David Bailey to David M.

Hyman.



9

3

1891

Statement or Petition

John Madigan

Accident Lode

Smuggler Mining Company

Statement or Petition by the Smuggler Mining Company in the matter of the application of John Maddigan for a patent for

the Accident Lode.



9

4

1891

Letter


Traynor Lode

Late Acquisition Consolidated Mining Company

Letter from the U. S. Land Office to the Late Acquisition Consolidated Mining Company in regard to the Traynor Lode.



11

2

1891

Mining Deed

Charles A. Wilder, S. L. Smith, Benjamin Spencer

Silver Star Lode


Mining Deed from Charles A. Wilder and S. L. Smith to Benjamin Spencer for interest in the Silver Star Lode.

43

122

12

2

1891

Notice


Aspen Mountain, Silver Star Lode

Durant Mining Company

Notice from Durant Mining Company to Mess. Taylor & Brunton claiming one-half interest in the Silver Star Lode.



12

2

1891

Mining Deed

William Hoag, David M. Hyman

Conomara and Conomara No. 2 on Aspen Mountain also known as U. S. Mineral Survey Lot No.

3643


Mining Deed from William Hoag to David M. Hyman for interest in Conomara Lode and Conomara No. 2 Lode

98

128

Side of Carton 1

2




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1891

Quit Claim Deed

Board of Commissioners of Pitkin County, Durant Mining

Company

Lot M, Block 97

Durant Mining Company

Sum of $18.96 quit claim deed to Lot M, Block 97 No. 42053

93

184



1892

Quit Claim Deed

M. Skahan to E. Sullivan

Ute Ave


Quit Claim Deed No. 45986 from M Skahan to E. Sullivan

93

401

1

7

1892

Final Judgment

J.B. Wheeler, J.F. Mackey, J. R. Mason, Peter O'Reilly, Thomas


Steele Lode, Aspen, Lot 3650

Typed judgment in Wheeler et al v. Hyman et al; plaintiffs failed to showed, ruled in favor of



2

5

1892

Agreement


Chance Lode

Aspen Mining and Smelting Company,

Duplicate copy of agreement for dumping and other purposes



2

5

1892

Power of Attorney

W.P. Redifer, Charles J. Hughes

Aspen


Copy of letter granting power of attorney to Charles J. Hughes on behalf of W.P. Redifer with special regard to land matters.



2

5

1892

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements

John W. Roush, D. M. Hyman, C. J. Hughes,

L. H. Abbott, James Walker,



Affidavit No. 164 certifying improvements made to the Alaska No. 2 Lode Mining Claim in the amount of at least

$100.00.



2

5

1892

Agreement

Colin Timmons

Mary Anderson Lode, Mammoth Lode

Mammoth Mining Company

Agreement between Colin Timmons and the Mammoth Mining Company



2

6

1892

Letter

H.H. Russell, R.B. Wallace



Response from Harry H. Russell, Clerk and Recorder, to an inquiry from R.B. Wallace regarding the control of a bridge.



2

6




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1892

Chattel Mortgage

Jacob Schueler, Moritz Stocker, Mary E. Thatcher

Schueler and Stockder Concentrating Works adjoining the city of Aspen.

Schueler and Stockder Concentrating Works

Signed Chattel Mortgage for buildings known and occupied as the Schueler and Stockder Concentrating Works situated on grounds leased from the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad. Signed by Jacob Schueler and Moritz Stockder. Mortgage for $8,000 to Mary E. Thatcher.

69

342

4

4

1892

Deed of Trust

Jacob Schueler, Mary E. Thatcher, D. Reynolds

Lots P, Q, R and L in Block 17 and lease interest from the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad.


Agreement involving the parties of Jacob Schueler, D. Reynolds and Mary Thatcher. Specifies payment of $8,000 to Mary E. Thatcher and additional terms.

87

391

4

4

1892

Agreement

Jacob Schueler, D. M. Hyman

Aspen


Handwritten agreement written and signed by Jacob Schueler. Stationery features image of The Hotel Jerome.



4

4

1892

Request for Payment

Schueler and Stockder,

D. M. Hyman

Aspen


Handwritten note to D. M. Hyman on stationery from the First National Bank of Aspen date July 13, 1892. Signed Schueler $ Stockder. The note requests payment of money that is or may come due.



4

4

1892

Tax Deed

W. T. Lambert, Theodore Rogers

Schiller Lode Mining Claim


All of the Schiller Lode Mining Claim to Theodore Rogers as a result of the annual tax sale.

32

314

5

1

1892

Mining Deed

Albert E. Reynolds

Excelsior Lode

Durant Mining Company

Mining Deed from Albert E. Reynolds to the Durant Mining Company

106

95

6

4




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1892

Promissory Note

E. L. Morris

Aspen

Arkell, MacMillan and Stewart

Promissory Note from E. L. Morris to Arkell, MacMillan and Stewart for $1650.00 secured by 6000 shares of Metallic Stock. Form includes a small print of Aspen.



6

5

1892

Articles of Agreement

Charles J. Hughes, H.

M. Holden, D. R. Brown

Smuggler Lode, Arkansaw lode, Arkansas Lode, J. C. Johnson Lode, Chatfield Lode, Glendale Lode, General Jackson Lode, Ballarat Lode on Smuggler Mountain

Smuggler Mining Company, Della S. Consolidated Mining Company, Arkansaw Consolidated Mining Company, Arkansas Consolidated Mining Company, Standard Mining Company

Articles of agreement addressing pending actions in court involving conflict over various mining claims.



8

3

1892

Lease Agreement

David R. C. Brown

Aspen

Della S. Mining Company, Smuggler Mining Company

Deed signed by David R. C. Brown from Della S. Mining Company to Smuggler Mining Company containing specific location information of area involved.

94

80

8

3

1892

Warranty Deed

Chapman Ballard, M McKenzie

Lot 4 in Ute subdivision


Warranty Deed form Chapman Ballard to M. McKenzie

73

268

8

5

1892

Warranty Deed

M. McKenzie

Lot 4 in Ute subdivision

Durant Mining Company

Warranty Deed from M. McKenzie to Chapman Ballard

73

277

8

5

1892

Mining Deed

J. W. Robinson

Arkansaw Lode, Arkansas Lode, U. S. Survey No.

3931

Arkansaw Consolidated Mining Company, Arkansas

Mining Deed from the Arkansaw Consolidated Mining Company to Della S. Consolidated Mining



9

1

1892

Affidavit of Labor and

Improvements


Little Per Cent, Little Percent


Affidavit of Labor and Improvements made to the Little

Per Cent Lode

102

112

9

2

1892

Mining Deed

David Hyman

Emma Lode

Smuggler Mining Company

Mining Deed from David M. Hyman to the Smuggler Mining Company

106

366

9

3

1892

Certificate of

Location

J. Henry Cunningham

Old Man Lode


18

Location certificate for the Old

Man Lode.

96

307

9

3




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1892

Receiver's Receipt

George W. Thatcher, Mary E. Thatcher, Michael J. McNamara,

Joseph E. Bates

Trueworthy Lode


Receiver's Receipt for the Trueworthy Lode.

36

137

9

4

1892

Mining Deed

Ed Brown, William Schwartz, Charles A. Hallam

Lookout Lode


Mining Deed from Ed Brown and William Schwartz to Charles A. Hallam.

106

435

10

3

1892

Location

Certificate

Edward Brown

Lookout Lode


Location Certificate issued to

Edward Brown.

96

262

10

3

1892

Letter


Monarch Lode, Mineral Entry No. 344 and Broadway Lode

Late Acquisition Consolidated Mining Company

Letter from the Department of Interior General Land Office to an office in Glenwood Springs.



11

2

1892

Letter


Monarch Lode

Late Acquisition Consolidated Mining Company

Letter from the U.S. Land Office to the Late Acquisition Consolidated Mining Company

regarding the Monarch Lode.



11

2

1892

Mineral Certificate

Charles W. Durant, John B. Bowman, H. A.

W. Tabor, C. H. Jacobs, Leonard D. Sivyer, James McPherson,

Angus McPherson, M.

D. Jacobs, John B. Bowman, H. A. W. Tabor, C. H. Jacobs, Catherine Brown, H. K.

Devereux

Silver Star Lode


Mineral Certificate from the U.

S. General Land Office filed in 1892 and then in Pitkin County in 1903.

39

58

12

2

1892

Mining Deed

D. M. Hyman

Silver Star Lode, Aspen Mountain

Durant Mining Company

Mining Deed from David M. Hyman to the Durant Mining Company

196

125

12

2

1892

Mining Deed

David M. Hyman, C. H. Mayham

Silver Star Lode


Mining Deed from C. H. Mayham to David M. Hyman for interest in the Silver Star Lode.

43

177

12

2




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1892

Mining Deed

David M. Hyman

Conomara Mine

Durant Mining Company

Mining Deed from David M. Hyman to Durant Mining Company for 1/8 interest in the

Conomara Lode

106

466

Side of Carton 1

2

1892

Agreement of Quit Claim

Eliphalet B. Gage

Conomara Lode , Connemara Mining Claim, Conamara Mining Claim

Durant Mining Company

Signed agreement between Eliphalet B. Gage and Durant Mining Company for 17/32 parts of the Conomara Mining Claim.

115

106

Side of Carton 1

2

1892

Court Decree

John D. Morrissey, Joseph Reynolds, R. S. Morrison, David R. C. Brown

Conomara Lode, Conamara Lode, Durant Mining Lode


Decree No. 491 from 1888, filed in 1892, in court case of D. R.

C. Brown vs. John R. Morrissey and Joseph Reynolds.

K

124

Side of Carton 1

2

1892

Estate Settlement

Joseph Reynolds, Mary Reynolds,

Aspen


Estate information regarding the various lodes and interests held by Joseph Reynolds.



Side of Carton 1

2

1892

Agreement of Quit Claim

Mary Esther Reynolds,

E. B. Gage

Conomara Lode, Conamara Lode Mining Claim


Signed agreement of quit claim to 17/32 of Conomara Mining Claim from Mary Esther Reynolds to E. B. Gage

115


Side of Carton 1

2

1892

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements


Conomara Lode and Conomara No. 2 Lode

Durant Mining Company

Affidavit of Value of Labor and Improvements made to the Conomara Lode and Conomara

No. 2 Lode

102

188

Side of Carton 1

2

1892

Agreement, Contract

D. M. Hyman, J. J. Hagerman

Chance Lode

Durant Mining Company, Argentum- Juniata Mining Company

Copy of signed agreement between the Durant Mining Company and the Argentum- Juniata Mining Company

regarding the Chance Lode.

97

269

Side of Carton 1

4

1892

Agreement, Contract

J. B. Wheeler, D. M. Hyman

Durant Lode

Durant Mining Company, Aspen Mining & Smelting Company

Agreement between the Durant Mining Company and the Aspen Mining and Smelting Company. Agreement signed by D. M.

97

262

Side of Carton 1

4




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1892

Statement

Henry Kinniff, S. L. Morris

Hidden Treasure Lode, Bonanza Lode


Handwritten statement signed by Henry Kinniff and sworn before the country judge outlining completion of work by Kinniff and asserting that S. L. Morris has not contributed his share of expenditure as required by law.

114

604



1893

Agreement

Arkansas (Arkansaw) Mining Company and Della S. Consolidated Mining Company of

Iowa

Arkansaw Tunnel

Arkansas Mining Company, Della S. Consolidated Mining Company of Iowa

An agreement regarding the storage of materials



1

1

1893

Receipt for taxes

Eugene Sullivan

Ute Ave

Treasurer's Office,

Pitkin County

Valuation of property $75.00,

taxes $4.76



1

7

1893

Letter

D. M. Hyman, Francis T. Freeland

Aspen

Durant Mining Company

Typed letter from D. M. Hyman with instructions for Francis Freeland to file legal paperwork

if necessary



1

9

1893

U. S. Land Office note

C. R. Bell

Aspen

Durant Mining Company

Handwritten note addressing

discrepancy in boundary lines of lodes



2

5

1893

Letter

Charles Hallam, C. R. Bell

Aspen


Handwritten letter discussing a Quit Claim Deed



2

5

1893

Newspaper clipping

David M. Hyman, Albert Smith

Mammoth and Revenue Mining Company


Newspaper clipping (not dated, no newspaper name provided) announcing a meeting to the



2

5

1893

Lease

William M. Marple, E.M. Ray, J.W. Palmer

Near Chance Mining Claim

Little Nell Mining Company

Handwritten 99 year lease Number 57231 with expiration date of April 3, 1993 for surface ground with improvements.

Signed by William L. Marple,

E.M. Ray, and J.W. Palmer. "Don't Publish" handwritten in pencil at top of lease.

114

479

3





Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1893

Release of Deed of Trust

D. Reynolds, Jacob Schueler, Mary

Thatcher

Lots lettered P, Q, R and L in Block 17 and lease interest from the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad.

Smuggler Concentrator, Durant Company

Release of Deed of Trust signed by D. Reynolds for the use of Mary Thatcher to Jacob Schueler.

83

182

4

4

1893

Certificate of

Redemption

D. M. Hyman, Schueler

and Stockder

IMP on D&RR on Ute Way


Land sold for taxes.

Redemption Certificate 1837.



4

4

1893

Receipt

Schueler and Stockder

Aspen


Taxes received of Schueler and Stocker from Treasurer's Office,

Pitkin County.



4

4

1893

Notice

D. M Hyman

Chloride Lode

Durant Mining Company

Notice given by D. M. Hyman to secure benefits of an Act of Congress relieving the Chloride Lode claim from the provisions of Section 2334 of the Revised Statutes of the U.S. for 1893.

114

188

5

4

1893

Mining Deed

H. K. Devereux, D. M. Hyman

Democrat Lode

Durant Mining Company

Mining Deed from H. K. Devereux to D. M. Hyman for

the Democrat Lode.

106

585

6

2

1893

Notice

D. M. Hyman

Democrat Lode

Durant Mining Company

Notice signed by D. M. Hyman giving notice to make improvements, hold and work

the claim in good faith.

114

187

6

2

1893

Mining Deed

D. M. Hyman, Charles Burns

Democrat Lode

Durant Mining Company

Mining Deed from Charles Burns to D. M. Hyman for 2/5 of

the Democrat Lode.

106

586

6

2

1893

Affidavit of Labor and

Improvements

John Duffy, Richard Grace

Democrat Lode


Affidavit of Labor and Improvement worth at least

$100.00

102

227

6

2

1893

Mining Deed

Albert Seafert, Charles Cannon

Grand Pacific Lode


Mining Deed from Albert Seafert to Charles Cannon for 1/8 interest in the Grand Pacific

lode.

108

45

6

8

1893

Certificate of Redemption

Kate Lafferty

Grand Pacific, U. S. #5817


Redemption Certificate for delinquent taxes redeemed by Kate Lafferty for 1/8 Grand

Pacific Survey No. 5817



6

8




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1893

Deed of Trust

R. E. Smith, C. H. Scroggs, Kate Lafferty

Grand Pacific Lode, Pacific Lode


Deed of Trust for 1/8 right title and interest in the Grand Pacific Lode and Pacific Lode with promissory note from R. E.

Smith to Kate Lafferty.

124

100

6

8

1893

Notice of

Improvements


Traynor Lode

Late Acquisition

Mining Company

Notice of improvements to the

Traynor Lode.



7

1

1893

Notice


Monarch Lode

Late Acquisition Cons. Mining

Company

Notice of improvements to the lode.

114

185

7


1893

Letter


Traynor Lode, Monarch Lode

Department of the Interior

Letter from the General Land Office to the Register and Retriever regarding conflict involving the Traynor Lode and

Monarch Lode.



7


1893

Tax Sale Certificate of

Purchase

Chapman Ballard

Lot 4 in Ute subdivision

Durant Mining Company

Tax Sale



8

5

1893

Mining Deed

David R. C. Brown

Arkansaw Claim, Arkansas Claim, U.S. Survey No. 3931

Della S. Mining Company, Arkansaw Consolidated Mining Company, Arkansas Consolidated Mining Company

Mining Deed from the Della S. Mining Company to the Arkansaw Consolidated Mining Company.



9

1

1893

Certificate of

Deposit

Eams Imish, C. R. Bell

Aspen

Denver National

Bank

Copy of certificate



9

1

1893

Agreement

J. W. Robinson

Arkansas Lode

Arkansaw Consolidated Mining Company, Della S. Consolidated Mining Company

Two copies of an agreement between the Arkansas Consolidated Mining Company and the Della S. Consolidated Mining Company. One copy is signed.



9

1

1893

Location Certificate

J. W. Robinson

Arkansaw Lode, Arkansas Lode

Arkansaw Consolidated Mining Company, Arkansas Consolidated Mining Company

Location certificate filed by J.

W. Robinson.



9

1




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1893

Contract


U. S. Survey Lot No. 3931

Della S. Consolidated Mining Company, Arkansaw Consolidated Mining Company, Arkansas

Consolidated Mining

Unsigned copy of an agreement between the Della S. Consolidated Mining Company and the Arkansaw Consolidated Mining Company.



9

1

1893

Affidavit of Labor

and Improvements


Little Per Cent, Little Percent


Affidavit of Labor and

Improvements made to the Little Per Cent Lode.

114

188

9

2

1893

Letter, Memo

Charles R. Bell

J. R. Williams Ranch


Cover letter on Department of the Interior stationery introducing a tracing of the J. R. Williams Ranch and other claims. The tracing is not with

the letter.



9

3

1893

Notice of Labor and

Improvements


Arkansaw Lode, Arkansas Lode


Notice of Labor and Improvements to the Arkansaw

Lode.

114

186

9

3

1893

Letter

C. C. Clements, C. R. Bell

Smuggler Mountain


Letter from C. C. Clements to C.

R. Bell regarding tracings of several lodes.



9

4

1893

Letter

C. C. Clements, C. R. Bell

Aspen


Letter from C. C. Clements to C.

R. Bell regarding certified copies of testimony in the Thatcher-Williams case.



9

4

1893

Letter

C. C. Clements, C. R. Bell

Accident Lode, Trueworthy Lode, Lookout Lode


Letter from Clements to Bell in regard to Lookout protest of

Accident and Trueworthy.



9

4

1893

Letter

C. C. Clements, C. R. Bell, David M. Hyman

Accident Lode, Trueworthy Lode


Letter from Clements to Bell regarding protest against the Accident and Trueworthy

entries.



9

4

1893

Letter

C. C. Parks, C. R. Bell

Trueworthy Lode, Accident Lode


Letter from C. C. Parks to C. R. Bell regarding Smuggler vs.

Trueworthy



9

4

1893

Letter

C. C. Parks, David M. Hyman

Trueworthy Lode, Accident Lode

Smuggler Mining Company

Letter from C. C. Parks to the Smuggler Mining Company regarding the Trueworthy and

Accident case.



9

4

1893

Western Union

Telegram

C. R. Bell, E. M. Foltz,

S. D. Patten

Aspen


24

Telegram sent to C. R. Bell

regarding location of Foltz.



9

4




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1893

Western Union

Telegram

C. R. Bell, E. M. Foltz

Aspen


Telegram from Foltz to C. R.

Bell regarding trial.



9

4

1893

Western Union Telegram

C. R. Bell, G. D. Thayer

Aspen


Telegram regarding suspension of a hearing.



9

4

1893

Western Union Telegram

C. R. Bell, S. D. Patten,

E. M. Foltz

Aspen


Telegram sent to C.R. Bell regarding Foltz.



9

4

1893

Western Union

Telegram

C.R. Bell, C. C. Clement

Aspen


Telegram sent to C. R. Bell

regarding Trueworthy case.



9

4

1893

Letter

George D. Thayer

Trueworthy Lode

Smuggler Mining Company

Letter from Thayer to the Smuggler Mining Company regarding the Trueworthy

Protest.



9

4

1893

Letter

George D. Thayer, David M Hyman

Accident Lode


Letter from Thayer to David M. Hyman in regard to dismissal of

protest again Accident.



9

4

1893

Letter

George D. Thayer, David M. Hyman

Trueworthy Lode


Letter from Thayer to Hyman in

regard to the Trueworthy protest.



9

4

1893

Petition

S. I. Hallett

Accident Lode


Copies of petition from S. I. Hallett in the matter of the

Accident Lode.



9

4

1893

Petition


Accident Lode, Lookout Lode, Trueworthy Lode


Petition dealing with the matter of Lookout vs. Accident and Trueworthy lodes.



9

4

1893

Letter

Charles R. Bell

Accident Lode

Smuggler Mining Company

Letter from U. S. Land Office dismissing protest by Smuggler Mining Company against the

Accident Lode.



9

5

1893

Abstract of Title


Trueworthy Lode


Continuation of abstract of Title for the Trueworthy Lode starting with July 1893 and ending

January 1898



10

1

1893

Mining Deed

J. J. Hagerman

Silver Brick Lode, U.S. Survey Lot No. 3952

Smuggler Mining Company

Mining Deed from J. J. Hagerman to the Smuggler

Mining Company.

125

378

10

2

1893

Release Deed

Charles A. Hallam, S. I.

Hallett

Lookout Lode


Release Deed from Charles A.

Hallam to S. I. Hallett

97

568

10

3




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1893

Notice

S. I . Hallett

Lookout Lode


Notice of improvements.

114

187

12

3

1893

Notice

D. M. Hyman

Conomara Mine


Notice of ownership of

Conomara Lode No. 2



Side of

Carton 1

2

1893

Notice of

Improvements

D. M. Hyman

Cleveland Lode


Notice of Improvements to the

Cleveland Lode

114

185

Side of

Carton 1

3

1893

Affidavit of Labor and

Improvements

E. L. Carson, J. D. Wilson, David M.

Hyman

Cleveland Lode


Affidavit of Labor and Improvements to the Cleveland

Lode

102

206

Side of Carton 1

3

1894

Quit Claim Deed

H. O. Jones

Ute Ave

Aspen Mine

No. 54271 payment of $562.00

for tract #14 on south side of Ute Ave

115

338

1

1

1894

Quit Claim Deed

E.A Whitemore to Durant Mining

Company, E. Butler, and Margaret Cowenhoven

Ute Ave

Durant Mining Company

No 5421 payment of "One Dollar and other good, sufficient, and valuable consideration" south side of Ute

Ave #14

115

339

1

1

1894

Notice in Lieu of

Annual Labor

Elias Cohn, D. M.

Hyman

Free Coinage Lode


Certificate No. 55719

134

167

1

9

1894

Notice in Lieu of

Annual Labor

Elias Cohn

Mohack Lode

Durant Mining

Company

Certificate No. 55724

134

169

1

9

1894

Certificate of Redemption

A. Simon

Schiller Lode


Redemption certificate No. 6202 stating real estate sold for delinquent taxes for the year 1894 redeemed by A. Simon.



5

1

1894

Notice in Lieu of Annual Labor

Elias Cohn, D. M. Hyman

Chloride Lode

Durant Mining Company

Elias Cohn appear on behalf of

D. M. Hyman, owner of the Chloride lode.

134

169

5

4

1894

Affidavit of Labor and

Improvements

Elias Cohn, D. M. Hyman

Democrat Lode

Durant Mining Company

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements worth at least

$100.00

134

170

6

2

1894

Certificate of Redemption


Pioneer Lode

Durant Mining Company

Certificate of Redemption to the Durant Mining Company for payment of delinquent taxes on 3/16 of the Pioneer Lode.



6

8

1894

Certificate of Redemption


Iron Lode, Survey No.

1724

Late Acquisition Mining Company

Certificate of Redemption for property sold for delinquent taxes from tax years 1893 and 1894. One certificate per year.



7





Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1894

Proof of Notice

Elias Cohn

Arkansaw Lode, Arkansas Lode

Arkansaw Consolidated Mining Company, Arkansas Consolidated Mining Company

Newspaper clipping attached to handwritten proof of notice regarding Mineral Application N. 501.



9

1

1894

Petition for Certiorari

Charles R. Bell, C. C. Clements, James Casey

Ground Hog lode, Fraction

Lode, Leadville Lode, Little Per Cent


Petition for Certiorari in Trueworthy Case



9

5

1894

Redemption Certificate


Silver Brick

Smuggler Mining Company

Redemption Certificate issued to the Smuggler Mining

Company.



10

2

1894

Notice in Lieu of Annual Labor

Elias Cohn, Charles A. Hallam

Jess Barton Lode


Notice in Lieu of Annual Labor

issued to Elias Cohn on behalf of Charles Hallam.

134

166

10

3

1894

Notice in Lieu of

Annual Labor

Elias Cohn, S. I. Hallet

Lookout Lode


Notice filed by Elias Cohn on

behalf of S. I. Hallett.

134

168

10

3

1894

Notice in Lieu of

Annual Labor

Elias Cohn, D. M.

Hyman

Cleveland Lode


Notice to hold and work

Cleveland Claim

134

169

Side of

Carton 1

3

1894

Financial Statement


Aspen

Enterprise Mining Company, J. B. Wheeler Banking

Company

Financial statement of the Enterprise Mining Company with the J. B. Wheeler Banking

Company of Aspen



Side of Carton 1

5

1895

Receipt for taxes

Eugene Sullivan

Ute Ave

Pitkin County

Valuation of property $75.00,

taxes $3.09



1

7

1895

Receipt for taxes

J. B. Goldie

Ute Ave

Pitkin County

Valuation of property $75.00,

Taxes $3.33



1

7

1895

Lease

D.M. Hyman

Durant Lode, Aspen Lode, Mammoth Lode, Hercules Lode, J. E. S. Lode, Vallejo Lode, Forest Lode, Durant Tunnel

Compromise Mining Company, Durant Mining Company

Signed lease agreement specifying interests as well as work behavior and shifts.



3


1895

Lease

F.E. Fenner, D. M. Hyman, A. K. Leuckel

Schiller Lode, Forest Lode

Schiller Mining Company, Durant Mining Company, Compromise Mining

Company

Unsigned copy of lease between Schiller Mining Company and Durant Mining Company.



5

1




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1895

Lease

E.L. Morris, D. M. Hyman

Schiller Mine, Aspen Mountain

Durant Mining Company, Schiller Mining Company

Agreement made between the Durant Mining Company and E.

L. Morris. The agreement is signed by D. M. Hyman and E.

L. Morris.



5

1

1895

Notice of Forfeiture

Davis H. Waite, John Hurlbert, Olando Metcalf, D. M. Hyman

Chloride Lode

Durant Mining Company, Aspen Morning Tribune, Rocky Mountain Sun

Copy of original forfeiture notice published in 1895 by D. M. Hyman as proof of forfeiture notice related to Chloride Lode.

K

182

5

4

1895

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements

D. M. Hyman

Chloride Lode

Durant Mining Company

Affidavit of value of labor and improvements worth at least

$100.00 made to the Chloride

Lode by D. M. Hyman

70

43

5

4

1895

Affidavit of Labor

and Improvements

Francis Freeland, D. M. Hyman

Democrat Lode

Durant Mining Company

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements worth at least

$100.00

70

42

6

2

1895

Notice of

Forfeiture

S. L. Morris, Henry

Kinniff

Hidden Treasure Lode and

Bonanza Lode


For 1/4 interest in the Grand

Pacific Lode.

114

470

6

5

1895

Mining Lease

Fred G. Bulkley, J. H. Devereux, H. K. Devereux, D. M. Hyman, Frank Bulkley

American Lode

Durant Mining Company

Copy of lease agreement made between F. G. Bulkley, J. H. Devereux, H. K. Devereux, D.

M. Hyman (lessors) and Frank Bulkley (lessee).



6

7

1895

Mining Deed

Fred M. Coombs

American Lode

Durant Mining Company

Mining Deed for 1/4 interest in the American Lode from Fred

M. Coombs to the Durant

Mining Company.

108

78

6

7

1895

Receipt

Kate Lafferty

Grand Pacific


Receipt for payment of taxes on

1/8 Grand Pacific Lode.



6

8

1895

Deed

D. R. C. Brown

John R. Williams Pre- Emption entry

Free Silver Mining Company, Smuggler Mining Company

Lease from Free Silver Mining Company to Smuggler Mining Company signed by D. R. C.

131

425

8

3

1895

Dismissal of Protest

S. I. Hallett

Trueworthy Lode and Accident Lode


Letter from the U. S. Land Office dismissing protest of Trueworthy and Accident Lode claims and denying motion for

review.



9

5




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1895

Correspondence

S. I. Hallett

Trueworthy Lode, Accident Lode


Series of correspondence (extracted and compiled) regarding the mineral entries for the Trueworthy and Accident

lode claims.



9

5

1895

Lease

L. N. Hussey, J. R.

Williams

Smuggler Concentrator

Smuggler Mining

Company

Lease for a parcel of land on

which to build a house.



11

2

1895

Quit Claim Deed

Elmer Butler. Margaret Cowenhoven

Lot 15 of the Ute Subdivision

The Denver and Rio Grande Railroad, the Durant Mining Company and the

Quit Claim Deed from the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad to the Durant Mining Company, et al.

115

598

11

5

1895

Mining Deed

J. B. Wheeler, Elias Cohn

Silver Star Lode

J. B. Wheeler Banking Company of Aspen

Mining Deed from J. B. Wheeler Banking Company to Elias Cohn for interest in the Silver Star Lode.

130

156

12

2

1895

Certificate of Incorporation

Albert E. Reynolds, Robert McCurdy, Charles D. Arms, Cecil

D. Hine, Colwell P.

Wilson

State of Colorado

Durant Mining Company

Certificate of Incorporation issued to the Durant Mining Company signed with seal.



12

3

1895

Lode Information

John Harkins, A. Simon, Francis Freeland, S. Wachtel, George H. Mosen, C. W. Durand,

E. Cohn, E. S. Handy, J.

W. Egbert, V. V. Walker, Ella F. Strait, H.

P. Cowenhoven, R. B. Hathoway

Mayflower Lode, Hidden Treasure Lode, San Jacinto Lode, Silver Star Lode, Grand Pacific Lode, Keystone Lode


Handwritten list of Lodes of 1895 with lode names and fractional ownership information.



Side Carton 1

1

1895

Affidavit of Labor and Improvements

Andrew Holmstrom, Theo Rogers

Cleveland Lode


Affidavit of Labor and Improvements to the Cleveland Lode

70

42

Side of Carton 1

3

1895

Mining Deed

Joe Schwendinger, Theo Rogers

Cleveland Lode


Mining Deed from Joseph Schwendinger, Theo Rogers

130

209

Side of Carton 1

3




Date


Type


BIO


Address


Business


Misc.


Book


Page


Box


Envelope

1895

Lease Agreement


Late Acquisition Lode, Monarch Lode, Hoskins Lode, Iron Lode, Traynor

Lode

Late Acquisition Mining Company and Durant Mining

Company.

Unsigned lease agreement between the Late Acquisition Mining Company and Durant

Mining Company.



Side of Carton 1

4