Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 18133

Box Elder County (Utah). County Recorder Mining notices of location

Dates: 1907-1950.

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Historical Note

An agency history is available.

Scope and Content

Mining records, which constitute a legal record, are kept for the purpose of monitoring and registering mining claims and operations. This series contains notices of location which provide the name of the claim, locators, location, legal description and the mining district.

Arrangement

Chronological by date filed

Related Records

Mining records indexes from Box Elder County (Utah). County Recorder, Series 6143, provides access to this series.

Mining records from Box Elder County (Utah). County Recorder, Series 84097, contains mining records for same mining operations.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Gaps in Series

Books A-K,M,O,Q,S,U,X,Z and 2-14 are part of series 84097, Mining Records, 1871-[ongoing].

Processing Note

Mining records were first scheduled as permanent records in 1971. The mining records were filmed by the Box Elder Microfilm Department. The entire series was archivally processed by David Clark in September 1999.

Finding Aids

Indexes: Series 6143, Mining Records Indexes, 1871-1973, provides access to this series,.

Indexing Terms

  • Mineral industries—Utah—Box Elder County—Ownership.
  • Mines and mineral resources—Utah—Box Elder County—Ownership.
  • Mining claims—Utah—Box Elder County.

Container List

REEL VOLUME DESCRIPTION
1 L Jun 20, 1907-Nov 2, 1911
2 N Dec 13, 1911-Mar 14, 1916
3 P Mar 14, 1916-Apr 24, 1919
4 R Apr 24, 1919-Jan 29, 1924
5 T Jan 29, 1924-Oct 6, 1927
6 V Oct 6, 1927-May 23, 1932
7 W May 23, 1932-Sep 26, 1939
8 Y Sep 29, 1939-Apr 24, 1950
9 1 Apr 28, 1950-Feb 19, 1952