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Tonopah,NV - Nye County - Dec. 7, 1907 - Desert Mill Assay Documents :

Currency:USD Category:Collectibles / Documents Start Price:75.00 USD Estimated At:150.00 - 300.00 USD
Tonopah,NV - Nye County - Dec. 7, 1907 - Desert Mill Assay Documents :
Lot of 34. One is a full page blue paper with black and pink ink. 3/4 of the way filled out. Title reading "Desert Power & Mill Company Bullion Assay" is crossed out with "Desert Mill Report of W. Of Co Check Assay" written in script next to the title. "RECEIVED" stamp on the bottom. Signed on the reverse by Mr. Charles. Excellent condition, with only two creases. No tears, nicks, stains, or fading. 3 other light blue colored documents, faded with stains and slight yellowing, all used. The rest of the documents on beige paper with stains yellowing around the edges. All endorsed at the bottom, most read G.M. Noah. Overall condition is good. The Desert Power & Mill Company was incorporated in 1905, which managed a mill for ores treatment. It was the major mill for the ores from Tonopah. Later, the Esmeralda Power Co (inc. 1907), operated a steam plant which generated electricity for the mine. By 1910 the company was expanding by looking at different types of metals as well. By 1916 the company went international, properties in Colorado, Canada and even Nicaragua.