Hansen Evesmith papers,

The subject files (4 folders), especially, provide substantive information on the early history of iron mining and exploration on Minnesota's Mesabi Range.

Main Author: Evesmith, Hansen, 1867-1944.
Other Authors: Block, Julius Herman, 1860-1915., Higgins, Frank E. 1865-1915.
Language: English
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Online Info: Finding aid available in library (filed as P2209) and on the web:
Format: Collection Mixed Material
Summary: The subject files (4 folders), especially, provide substantive information on the early history of iron mining and exploration on Minnesota's Mesabi Range.
Biographical information (1931-1944); correspondence and miscellaneous papers (1906-1940); two historical sketches on railroads and match manufacturing; and subject files (1932) relating to individual mines and mining companies on the Mesabi Range (1890-1894), all prepared by Evesmith, a Duluth mining engineer and an active participant in many of the companies engaged in the discovery and development of the Mesabi Iron Range.
Physical Description: 0.25 cubic feet (1 box).
Finding Aid: Finding aid available in library (filed as P2209) and on the web: