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Collection Number: 03425

Collection Title: Vein Mountain Mining Company Records, 1903-1911.

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This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities; this finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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Size 3 items
Abstract The Vein Mountain Mining Company of McDowell and Rutherford counties, N.C., was owned by Thomas Hamlin Hubbard (1838-1915), a New York businessman. The collection includes letterpress copybooks of Vein Mountain Mining Company, containing copies of letters from local managers to the owner, General Thomas Hamlin Hubbard; copies of letters from local managers to other firms and individuals; and copies of reports and financial statements. The firm engaged in lumbering as well as gold mining.
Creator Vein Mountain Mining Company (N.C.)
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Vein Mountain Mining Company Records, #3425, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Loaned by the Flack family of Old Fort, N.C., July 1959.
Additional Descriptive Resources
A copy of the original finding aid for this collection is filed in folder 1a.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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The Vein Mountain Mining Company of McDowell and Rutherford counties, N.C., was owned by Thomas Hamlin Hubbard (1838-1915), a New York businessman.

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The collection includes letterpress copybooks of the Vein Mountain Mining Company containing copies of letters from local managers, J. C. Horton and Miles P. Flack, to the owner, Thomas Hamlin Hubbard; copies of letters from local managers to other firms and individuals; and copies of reports and financial statements. The firm engaged in lumbering as well as gold mining.

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, January 2009

This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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