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Silver Hill Mining Company ledger, 1859-1862; 1893.

October 12, 2009

Creator: Silver Hill Mining Company.
Collection number: 3152
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Abstract: Accounts for equipment, supplies, and hiring slave laborers by a New York company mining silver, copper, lead, and iron in Davidson County, N.C., 1859-1862. The ledger also includes some personal accounts, 1893.

Repository: Southern Historical Collection

Collection Highlights: Accounts for equipment, supplies, and the hiring of slave labor by a New York mining company engaged in prospecting in Davidson County, North Carolina.

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