Calumet Mining and Refining Company records, 1927-1980s  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Calumet Mining and Refining Company
Title
Calumet Mining and Refining Company records
Dates
1927-1980s (inclusive)
Quantity
31 boxes and 3 tubes, ((16.25 linear feet))
Collection Number
Accn2622
Summary
The Calumet Mining and Refining Company Records contain information about several mining plants throughout Utah and Nevada. It also has information about mined materials and mining methods. Many of the materials also pertain to the Combined Metals Reduction Company.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
SPCreference@lists.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

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.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Calumet Mining and Refining Company records contain correspondence, memoranda, plant blueprints and flow charts, mining equipment brochures, research materials (such as articles, reports and news clippings), maps, and ledgers. Also included are some personal materials of Corwin H. Likins who held several authoritative positions both with the Combined Metals Reduction Company and the Calumet Mining and Refining Company. Much of the content of this collection also pertains to the Combined Metals Reduction Company.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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

Permission to publish material from the Calumet Mining and Refining Company records must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Calumet Mining and Refining Company records, Accn 2622, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations:Accn 2622.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Company Materials, 1922-1973Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Container(s) Description Dates
box
1
Folder
1
Correspondence
1932-1970
2
Memoranda
1950-1969
3
Directories
4
Combined Metals Articles of Incorporation
1922
5
Combined Metals Reduction Company Historic Information
1967
6
Combined Metals Reduction Company vs. Paul Gemmill
1968
7
Legal Agreements and Deeds
1944-1969
8
Statements made before the Unites States Tariff Commission Hearing
1960
9
Unicote Systems Corporation Board of Directors Materials
1973
10
Union Contract
1968
11
Fred Lichens and Ponderosa Inn Business Venture Materials
1969

Financial Materials, 1940-1969Return to Top

Container(s): Box 2

Container(s) Description Dates
box
2
Folder
1
Paycheck Stubs
1967
2
C.H. Likins Travel Expense Reports
1966-1967
3
Combined Metals Reduction Company Expenditure and Production Summary and Graphs
1940-1958
4
Combined Metals Reduction Company Paycheck Stubs
1966-1967
5
Combined Metals Reduction Company Report on Examination Year Ended December 31, 1966
1966
6
Combined Metals Reduction Company Returns and Utelage of Investment Capital Estimate
1968
7
Mining Industry Wage Rates
1968-1969
8
Snyder Mines Incorporated Balance Sheet
1969

United Nuclear Corporation (UNC) Materials, 1977-1980Return to Top

Container(s): Box 3

Container(s) Description Dates
box
3
Folder
1
Capital Expenditures Manual
2
Bid Documents Construction of South Morton Office Building
1977
3
Work Order and Budget
1980

Corwin H. Likins Materials, 1963-1983Return to Top

Container(s): Box 4

Container(s) Description Dates
box
4
Folder
1
Correspondence
1963-1983
2
Family Materials
1966-1969
3
First Congregational Church Materials
1969
4
Free Masonry Materials
1965-1982
5
Lincoln County School District Board Policy Manual
6
Samuel T. Smetters Estate
1962-1970
7
Snyder Estate
1966-1969
8
Mailed Advertisements
9
General Materials
This folder contains travel and religious pamphlets.

Corwin H. Likins Financial Materials, 1963-1984Return to Top

Container(s): Box 5

Container(s) Description Dates
box
5
Folder
1
Checks
1964-1968
2
Insurance and Medical Information
1964-1969
3
Moving Materials
Materials pertain to Likin's move from Casper, Wyoming to Murray, Utah.
1981
4-5
Receipts
1965-1968; 1983-1984
6
Taxes and Loans
1963-1967

Mines: Nevada, 1932-1967Return to Top

Container(s): Box 6

Container(s) Description Dates
box
6
Folder
1
Atlas Corporation Evaluation of Caselton Nevada Project
1964
2
Caliente, Cobalt Mining Company
1932-1948
3
Case VI 350 Ton per Day Prince Ore Processing Study
1960
4
Caselton Calculations
1965-1966
5
Caselton Lead-Zinc Mining and Milling
1960
6
Caselton Plant Analysis Charts, Blueprints, Flow Charts, and Surface Maps
1951-1967
7
Combined Metals Reduction Company Proposal to " X" Corporation for Financing
1960

Mines: Nevada, 1919-1968Return to Top

Container(s): Box 7

Container(s) Description Dates
box
7
Folder
1
Combined Metals Reduction Company Revised Cost Estimate on Kiln Test Plant for Pioche District Ores
1961
2
Compilation of Reports and Maps, Nevada Lead and Zinc Company and Kille Mine, Spruce Mountain Mining District, Elko
1956
3
Discussion and Recommendations Proposed Slop Conveyor Installation Pan- American Line
1947-1964
4
Engineering Appraisal of the Waelz-R-N Treatment of Prince Ore at Caselton, Nevada
1960
5
Examination of the Silver Flame Prospect, Elko County
1968
6
Experiments in Amalgamated Pioche Ore
1919
7
Flotation Plant Sump Elevator General Arrangement, Caselton Plant
1952
8
Mill Office Concentrate and Ore Schedules
1953
9
Noonday Mine, Elko County
1951
10-11
Ore Reserve Estimates for Proposed Oxide Plant, Pioche, Nevada
1943

Mines: Nevada, 1932-1969Return to Top

Container(s): Box 8

Container(s) Description Dates
box
8
Folder
1
Pan American Mine Project (Gemill-Hickman Report)
1955
2
Pan American Ore
1966-1969
3
Pioche Analysis, Report, and Safety Rules
1955-1966
4
Pioche Manganese Company Forecast
1956
5
Pioche Mine Notes
1952
6
Preliminary Evaluation Report Combined Metals Reduction Company Prince Mine Ore
1959
7
Prince Ore Leaching Plant Products
8
Projection for Prince Mine Ore Combined Metals Reduction Company, Pioche
1961
9
Proposal and Specifications for Five-Tire Kiln, Caselton Plant
1961
10
Report on Comet Coalition Mines, Lincoln County
1933-1942
11
Report on Manuel Edo Property, Dolly Varden Mining District, Currie, Nevada
1946
12
Reports on Windfall Mine of Windfall Mining and Milling Company, Eureka
1932; 1934
13
Semi-Pilot Kiln Plant Testing of Prince and Pan American Type Iron-Manganese Ore by the R-N Process
1959
14
Smelter Shaft, Freidberg, Nevada
1962
15
Techmanix Report on the proposed " Semi-Works" 100 Ton/Day Prince Ore Treatment Plant
1958

Mines: Utah, 1930-1961Return to Top

Container(s): Box 9

Container(s) Description Dates
box
9
Folder
1
Antimony, Brigham City
1946
2
Apex Mine, Washington County, Utah
1945-1949
3
Asphalt Wells
1938
4
Bluestone Lime and Quartzite Mining Company Rush, Valley Mining District, Tooele County
1930
5
Calumet Properties Anaconda Company
1960
6
Creole Mine, Beaver County
1958
7
General Fuel Products Company Resin Coal, Salina Canion, Sevier County
1931; 1941
8
Manganese King Mine, Kane County
1942
9
Silver Shield Fissure 1200 Level Butterfield Mine Report with Section Charts and Base Maps
1951
10
Southworth Prospect Farmington Canyon
1939
11
Sulpherdale Chemical Company Concentrating Plant, Sulpherdale, Utah
1961

Mines: Bauer, Utah, 1930-1961Return to Top

Container(s): Box 10

Container(s) Description Dates
box
10
Folder
1
An Analysis of Ways and Cost to Reopen the Calumet Mine of Combined Metals Reduction Company Bauer Plant, Stockton, Utah
1967
2
Bauer Resin Refinery
1959-1962
3
Blueprints and Flow Sheets
1947-1964
4
Pancar Resin Information Binder
1960
5
Purchase Requisitions
1962
6
Resin Plant Process Heat Studies
1963-1964
7
Resin Coal and Bauer Resin Operation Materials
1933-1963

Mines and Properties, 1931-1966Return to Top

Container(s): Box 11

Container(s) Description Dates
box
11
Folder
1
Antimony Mine Idaho Silver King, Ketchum, Idaho
1932-1933
2
Carlson Creek Mining Property, Juneau, Alaska
1936
3
Cashin Mine, Montrose County, Colorado
1939
4
Cerro Colorado Gold Mines, Chihuahua, Mexico
5
Continental Uranium Rattlesnake Claims SUR-7275-SUR-7284 with Boundary and Mineral Survey Maps
1953-1958
6
The Economics of Deeper Development at the Bluestone Mine
1936
7
Goldstone Mining Property
1932-1933
8
Haught SM8-1860
1976
9
KMG Sulfur Property, Mineral County, Colorado
1966
10
Mines to Examine
1931-1942
11
Perlite Operations Report and Certificate of Membership
1949; 1960
12
Report on Hope Bullion Mine, Boulder, Montana
1962
13
Report on Marvin Sulphur Deposits, Park County, Wyoming
1939
14
Report on Trip to Calimali Mining District in Lower California
1932
15
Wilbert Mine, Idaho
1933-1951

Metals and Minerals: Am--Re, 1941-1967Return to Top

Container(s): Box 12

Container(s) Description Dates
box
12
Folder
1
Amberlites (Ion Exchange Resins)
2
Beryllium
1960
3
Chromium
1942
4
Coal
1950-1967
5
Copper
This folder includes a report written by C.H. Likins entitled, " Heap Leach Unit for Copper Ores at Contact Nevada" .
1942-1967
6
Dimethyl Sufoxide D.M.S.O
1954-1960
7
Floatation
1934-1966
8
Fluorspar
1946-1952
9
Resin and Rosin
This folder also contains reports entitled, " General Fuel Products Company Resin Coal, Salina Canyon, Sevier County, Utah," 1941 and " Coal Resin United States Fuel Company, Hiawatha, Utah" .
1941-1962

Metals and Minerals: Re--Zi, 1932-1967Return to Top

Container(s): Box 13

Container(s) Description Dates
box
13
Folder
1
Resin-Coal
1932-1954
2
Strontium
1942-1946
3
Sulphur
This folder also contains a report entitled, " Inyo Sulpher deposits, Inyo County, California" .
4
Sulpher--Wyoming
1939-1952
5
Tungsten
1941-1963
6
Tungsten Prospects
1939-1953
7
Uranium
1954-1956
8
Zinc
This folder also includes an article entitled, " Lead Zinc Silver Deposits of Guatemala, Central America" .
1946-1960

Manganese, 1934-1966Return to Top

Container(s): Box 14

Container(s) Description Dates
box
14
Folder
1
Benefication, Leaching, and Magnanous Sulfate Recovery from Low-Grade Pyrolusite Type Ore
1958
2
Benefication of Low-Grade Manganese Ore from Aroostook County, State of Maine, by the Nitric Acid Cycle Process, Final Report
1953-1954
3
Chloride Leaching
1940
4
Manganese Sulfate
1941
5
Recovery of Manganese from Low-Grade Ores by Leaching
6
: Report to Grand Panam Company Preliminary Market Survey Electrolytic Manganese and Manganese Sulfate
1967
7
Semi-Pilot-Plant Investigation on Electrowinning Manganese from Chloride Electrolytes
8
Thermal Decomposition of Manganese Sulfate in Fluidized Beds
1955
9
Treatment of Manganese Ores at Pioche
1939
10
General Articles
1934-1966

Ore, 1931-1967Return to Top

Container(s): Box 15

Container(s) Description Dates
box
15
Folder
1
Antonio Ore Sample
1956
2
Black Metal Ore
1958-1960
3
Iron and Iron Ore
1961-1967
4
Lead Silver Flotation from Nevada Lead-Zinc Carbonate Ores
1947
5
Metallurgical Tests on Oxidized Lead-Gold-Silver Ore from the Combined Metals Reduction Company, Pioche, Nevada
1948
6
Mexico Copper Ore Tests and Worksheets
1955
7
Oxidized Ore Treatment Caustic Soda Leach Electrolytic Recovery of Metals
1949
8
Size Reduction for Wyoming Silicious-Titanic Ore for the Krupp-Renn Process
1958
9
Articles and General Materials
1931-1962

General Metals and Minerals, 1944-1969Return to Top

Container(s): Box 16

Container(s) Description Dates
box
16
Folder
1
Absorption of Silver Ion by Sphalerite
2
Notes on the Location and Production of Strategic Minerals of Utah
1944
3
Oxidized Ore Treatment Caustic Soda Leach Electrolytic Recovery of Metals
1949
4
Recovery of Vanadium from Titaniferous Magnetite
5
Review of Raw Materials
1953
6
General Materials
1955-1962
7
Articles
1944-1969

Research Materials: A--L, 1941-1975Return to Top

Container(s): Box 17

Container(s) Description Dates
box
17
Folder
1
Ammonia Leach on Prince Fume Test Charts
1960
2
Analysis of Balanced Ball Mill Charges
1946
3
Anhydrous Ammonia Handling and Storage
4
Articles and Research on Gravitational Waves and Theories of Gravitation
1966-1970
5
Automatic Controls in the Pumping of Phosphate Matrix at International Minerals and Chemical Corporation Mines in Polk County, Florida
6
Caquipec Mill Future Merallury
1953
7
Chemical Construction Proposal for "Chemico" Ammonia Oxidation Unit
1941
8
Comparative Result with Galena and Ferrosilicon at Mascot
9
A Cryochemical Method for Preparing Ceramic Materials
1966-1970
10
Drainage Handbook for Surface Mining
1975
11
Engineering File Facts
12
Geological Reports
1952-1953
13
Ground-water Conditions in Cedar Valley, Utah
1966-1967
14
Heavy-Media Separation Process
1942
15
Keys to Chelation
1958
16
Laboratory Cyclone 3 inch Steel Details
1951

Research Materials: L--R, 1925-1971Return to Top

Container(s): Box 18

Container(s) Description Dates
box
18
Folder
1
The Lead Carrying Power of Various Solutions, Research Sheets and Plates
1925
2
Management Measures an Engineer
1956
3
" Moving-Bed Process" Rough Draft
1955
4
National Western Mining Conference of the Colorado Mining Association Articles
1965
5
NO2 Process
1941
6
2.375 Nodulizing and Sintering
1941-1951
7
The Operation of Waelz Plants
8
Panacalite General Oil Absorbents
1958
9
The People's Money?
10
Preliminary Heat and Material Balance Calculation for Waelz-RN Pilot Plant Kiln
11
Preliminary Report on Proposed 100 Ton Plant for Treatment of Oxidized Pb-Zn Ores by H61-MgCl2 Process
1947
12
Pressure Leaching and Reduction at Calera's Garfield Refinery
13
Program Statement for the Proposed Prototype Oil Share Leasing Program
1971
14
Recovery of Dust and Fume from Metallurgical Gases
1957
15
Report on the Utah Rock Asphalt Property Sunnyside Bituminous Sandstone Deposit, Carbon County, Utah
1960

Research Material: R--W, 1925-1971Return to Top

Container(s): Box 19

Container(s) Description Dates
box
19
Folder
1
Research Institute of America Materials
1963-1967
2
Roasting Sintering
1950
3
Summary of Water Well Drilling Activities in Utah
1960-1966
4
A Technical and Economic Appraisal of the Kalunite Process for Extracting Alumina from Alunite Ores, Aluminum Bearing Clays and Low Grade Siliceous Bauxite
1941
5
Utilization of Heat of Pyrite Gases for the Production of Steam
1950
6
Water-Resources Appra isal of the Snake Valley Area, Utah and Nevada
1965
7
Why Not a Chemical Smelter?
1964

Research Materials: Articles and News Clippings, 1933-1970Return to Top

Container(s): Box 20

Equipment Manufacturing Companies: A--Br, undatedReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 21

Container(s) Description Dates
box
21
Folder
1
Companies: A--Am
2
Companies: An--Br

Equipment Manufacturing Companies: C--Do, 1955-1973Return to Top

Container(s): Box 22

Container(s) Description Dates
box
22
Folder
1
Companies: C
2
Denver Equipment Master Index No. 1
3
Denver Equipment Company
4
Denver Company Teco Trefoil Magazine
1955-1973
5
Companies: Do

Equipment Manufacturing Companies: Du--NReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 23

Container(s) Description
box
23
Folder
1
Companies: Du--E
2
Companies: F--Ha
3
Heil Process Company
4
Companies: He--L
5
Companies: M
6
Companies: N

Equipment Manufacturing Companie: Pe--WReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 24

Equipment Materials, 1948-1965Return to Top

Container(s): Box 25

Container(s) Description Dates
box
25
Folder
1
Crushing Equipment
1964-1966
2
Detroit Type PT Furnace Charts and Instruction Guide
1948-1959
3
Magnetic Separators
1957-1960
4
Rotary Dryers
1955-1965

Notes and Calculations, 1950-1980sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 26

This box also contains mill operation materials and notes.

Notebooks, 1945-1960Return to Top

Container(s): Box 27

Container(s) Description Dates
box
27
Folder
1
Quantitative Analysis Record Book
1945
2-3
Notebooks
1950-1958
4
Production Notebooks
1959
5
Notebooks
1959-1960
6
Delta-" Be" Ore Tests Notebook
1960
7
Metal Pay Book

Lefax Engineering and Business Data Sheets, 1944-1950Return to Top

Container(s): Box 28

Charts and Forms, 1942-1957Return to Top

Container(s): Box 29

This box also contains aeronautical charts, blank forms, plant flow-sheets, and maps.

Plant and Machinery Charts and Blue PrintsReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 30

Mining Maps and Architectural SheetsReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 31

Utah and Colorado State Maps and a Weight Measurement ChartReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 32

Bauer Plant Flotation Research Laboratory LedgerReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 33

Stock Holder Ledgers, 1927-1938Return to Top

Container(s): Box 34

The first ledger is marked " Stock Holder's Ledger," 1927-1930. The second ledger is labeled " Nevada Lead and Zinc Co.," 1927-1928.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Mines and mineral resources--Nevada
  • Mines and mineral resources--Utah
  • Corporate Names :
  • Combined Metals Reduction Company (creator)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Articles
  • Blueprints
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Memorandums
  • Reports