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Edwin Noel Pennebaker papers, 1917-1980
- Pennebaker, Edwin Noel, 1902-1995.
- Edwin Noel Pennebaker papers
- 1917-1980 (inclusive)19171980
- 31.42 cubic feet (36 boxes)
- Collection Number
American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming
American Heritage Center
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave.
- Access Restrictions
There are no access restrictions on the materials for research purposes, and the collection is open to the public.
- Additional Reference Guides
Partial finding aid available in repository.
Historical NoteReturn to Top
Edwin Noel Pennebaker (1902-1995) was the Chief Geologist for Consolidated Copper Mines Corp. and consulting geologist for Minas de Matahambre, S.A., O'okied Copper Co. Ltd., Tsumeb Corp., American Metal Company, the National Lead Co. Mining Division, Anvil Mining, Miami Copper, Phelps Dodge, Bunker Hill, Sunshine Mining and many other organizations. He spent much of his professional career examining and studying mining properties in the Silver Belt, Coeur D'Alene, Idaho, and devising unitization formulae.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The Edwin Noel Pennebaker papers contain reports, geologic data, geological maps, topographical maps, blueprints, photographs, correspondence, research files, scouting reports, and legal data related to the several corporations Pennebaker served as a geologist. Included in the collection are geological reports and maps covering various United States areas including those in Wyoming, Colorado, Montana, Utah and others as well as countries such as Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Venezuela, Southwest Africa. The papers pertain to various corporations including Minas de Matahambre, S.A., O'okied Copper Co. Ltd., Tsumed Corp., American Metal Company, the National Lead Co. Mining Division, Sunshine MIning and many others.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
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Item Description, Box Number, Folder Number, Collection Name, Collection Number, American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Copper mines and mining -- West (U.S.)
- Geologists -- United States -- 20th century.
- Mines and mineral resources -- Africa, Southern.
- Mines and mineral resources -- Dominican Republic.
- Mines and mineral resources -- Jamaica.
- Mines and mineral resources -- Venezuela.
- Mines and mineral resources -- West (U.S.)
- Coeur d'Alene Mining District (Idaho)