AbstractsLaw & Legal Studies

Notes relative to the ores occurring at Mercur, Utah together with a general description of the metallurgical practices applied to them at DeLaMar's Mercur Mines

by Daniel Cowan Jackling

Institution: Missouri University of Science and Technology
Year: 1900
Record ID: 1544596
Full text PDF: http://hdl.handle.net/10355/17835


"The most notable increase in the gold production of Utah is due to the extensive operations of DeLaMar's Mercur mines in the Mercur district, which are at the present time producing more than two-thirds of the total tonnage of the entire camp. The nucleus of this great property consist of 143 acres, called the Golden Gate Group, by which name the property is still locally known, was purchased by Captain J. R. DeLaMar in 1895" – p. [1].