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Guide to the Blue Grouse Mining Company Records ; Blue Grouse Mining Company Records

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Guide to the Blue Grouse Mining Company Records 1898-1920

Sponsor: Funds for processing were provided by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, the U.S. Department of Education HEA Title II-C "Strengthening Research Library Resources" program, the Library Associates of the University of Idaho and other donors.Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.


Overview of the Collection

Title: Records
Creator: Blue Grouse Mining Company, Limited
Dates: 1898-1920
Quantity: 0.33 cubic feet
Abstract:Stock ledger and journal, list of stockholders, financial ledger and list of disbursements of a small mining company in the Coeur d'Alene mining district of northern Idaho.
Identification: MG261
Language: English
Repository: University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives
Moscow, ID 83844-2351

Arrangement and Description

The records of the Blue Grouse Mining Company are not divided into series, but the records are in the same order as series designations in larger collections.

Scope and Content

The records of the Blue Grouse Mining Company span the years 1898 to 1920. Included are a stock ledger and journal, a list of disbursements and another of stockholders, and a financial ledger.


Administrative/Biographical History

Very little is known of the Blue Grouse Mining Company, other than that it eventually passed into the ownership of the Monitor Mining Company, eventually part of Day Mines, Inc.


Subjects

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.

Idaho
Mines and Mineral Resources

Blue Grouse Mining Company, Ltd.

Lead mines and mining -- Idaho -- Coeur d'Alene Mining District -- History -- Sources
Mining corporations -- Records -- Idaho -- Coeur d'Alene Mining District
Silver mines and mining -- Idaho -- Coeur d'Alene Mining District -- History -- Sources

Administrative Information

Source

The records of the Blue Grouse Mining Company are part of the records of Day Mines, Inc., donated to the University of Idaho by Henry Day in 1984 and 1985.

Processing Information

Initial processing of this manuscript group was done ca. 1987.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I. Records 1898-1920
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1/11/1Stock ledger 1898-1920
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1/21/2Stock journal 1898-1920
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1/31/3List of stockholders undated
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1/41/4Financial ledger 1898-1914
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1/51/5List of disbursements 1916-1917

Profile Description

Creation: Encoded by ArchProteus2003
Language: Finding aid is in English

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