Reports of inspectors of state mines and mineral lands,

Annual (1904-1932) and periodic, often weekly (1904-1914) reports, with related correspondence, of Frank A. Wildes, chief inspector of iron mines situated on state lands, to the state auditor. They report on field inspections of mines and their operations, on results of ore explorations, on relation...

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Corporate Authors: Minnesota. State Auditor. Land Department.
Other Authors: Barrett, George R., Koerner, August T., Stevens, Arthur H., Wildes, F. A., Deichen, W. A., Ostrand, P. M.
Language: English
Subjects:
Local Subjects:
Timber trespass
Timber lands
Online Info: Finding aid available in library (filed under Auditor: Land Department) and on the web:
Format: Collection Mixed Material
Summary: Annual (1904-1932) and periodic, often weekly (1904-1914) reports, with related correspondence, of Frank A. Wildes, chief inspector of iron mines situated on state lands, to the state auditor. They report on field inspections of mines and their operations, on results of ore explorations, on relations with mining companies, on mining policies and problems, and on the general administration of the inspection office. There is also commentary on timber trespass, forest fires, waste dumping, lake levels, leases, squatters, land department personnel, and similar matters concerned with the administration of state-owned lands.
Physical Description: 2.2 cubic feet (14 volumes and 3 folders in 2 boxes and 1 partial box).
Finding Aid: Finding aid available in library (filed under Auditor: Land Department) and on the web: