Adelberg & Raymond mining reports

Adelberg & Raymond mining reports

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Adelberg & Raymond.
Creator: Credner, Hermann, 1841-1913
Title: Adelberg & Raymond mining reports
Dates: 1866-1867
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (5 folders; MS 1355 and MS 1357 in 1 halfbox)
Abstract:The collection consists of mining reports, drafts, maps, and notes of the firm Adelberg & Raymond (New York, N.Y.) for Georgia mines from 1866-1867. Includes reports for the Adelberg Gold Company (Cobb County, Ga.); Brolley mine (Cherokee County, Ga.); Dr. B. Hamilton property (Cobb County, Ga.); Lewis property (White County, Ga.); and the Judge Strong mine (Cobb County, Ga.). Each of the reports contains sections describing the mines' location, the area's terrain, climate, and geology; an analysis of the gold vein; a mining plan; and an economic view often containing information on the cost of labor, materials, and proposed output. The report for the Lewis mine also includes a history of Georgia mining. Several of the drafts are signed by Dr. Hermann Credner of Ackworth (Cobb County, Ga.).
Coll. Number: ms1355
Drafts are in German.

Biographical/Historical Note

Adelberg & Raymond, a mining engineer firm of New York, New York.


Arranged in alphabetical order.

Index Terms

Adelberg Gold Company.
Cherokee County (Ga.)
Cobb County (Ga.)
Geological surveys--Georgia.
Gold mines and mining--Georgia.
Mineral industries--Georgia.
Mines and mineral resources--Georgia.
White County (Ga.)

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Adelberg & Raymond mining reports. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Adelberg Gold Company
2Brolley Mine
3Hamilton mineral property
4Lewis gold mining property
5Judge Strong property