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Rinker, C.A. Earle
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Coll #: 2006-09
Date: 1883-1965
Extent: 14 document boxes; 1 large oversize box (ON ROLLER SHELF) (7.3 linear feet)
Location: 11:4:6-11:5:2; Oversize box on Roller Shelf 2.4.6
This collection is comprised of materials that document the history of early twentieth century Goldfield, a mining boom town in central Nevada, as well as the life of its collector. Materials include highly descriptive correspondence and images of Goldfield during its peak years of 1906-1910, as well as mining prospectus, maps, ledgers, souvenirs and ephemera that document mining activity specifically and daily life in a mining boom town more generally.
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