Fonds PR-0253 - South Fork Hydraulic and Mining Company fonds

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South Fork Hydraulic and Mining Company fonds

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  • 1889-1912 (Creation)
    South Fork Hydraulic and Mining Company

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13 cm of textual records

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The South Fork Hydraulic Mine was incorporated in 1892. The objectives of the company were to pursue hydraulic and other processes of mining, to own and construct ditching flumes or other systems of waterways and to acquire and operate, sell or lease mines, mineral, water and waterways. In 1894, the Cariboo Hydraulic Mining Company bought the South Fork Hydraulic and Mining Company. Both were dissolved in 1912.

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The Cariboo Hydraulic Mining Company was established near Williams Lake in the mid 1890s.

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The fonds consists of minutes, correspondence and various financial records of the South Fork Hydraulic and Mining Company and the Cariboo Hydraulic Mining Company.

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Archives code(s): MS-2561

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Accession number(s): 74A-367; 74A-022

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