Research Catalog

Adelberg & Raymond records,

Title
Adelberg & Raymond records, 1858-1875.
Author
Adelberg & Raymond.
Supplementary Content
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Additional Authors
  • Adelberg, Justus.
  • Raymond, Rossiter W. (Rossiter Worthington), 1840-1918.
Description
.3 linear foot (1 box)
Subjects
Genre/Form
Maps.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Cadmus Book Shop
Biography (note)
  • Justus Adelberg was a metallurgist and engineer. Together with Rossiter Worthington Raymond (1840-1918), he formed a mining and assaying partnership in New York City in 1864.
Language (note)
  • in German.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 26
Author
Adelberg & Raymond.
Title
Adelberg & Raymond records, 1858-1875.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of business correspondence, geological and technical reports, and hand-drawn maps from the period 1858 to 1875. Bulk of the reports describes surveys in Canada, United States, Mexico, and Cuba for gold, silver, coal, iron, clay, oil, lead, and copper. Other reports concern mining operations, and smelting, roasting and metallurgical techniques. Also, a few personal letters and newsclippings.
Biography
Justus Adelberg was a metallurgist and engineer. Together with Rossiter Worthington Raymond (1840-1918), he formed a mining and assaying partnership in New York City in 1864. Raymond became prominent in the developing profession of mining engineering, serving as editor of the American Journal of Mining, United States Commissioner of Mining Statistics, and secretary of the American Institute of Mining Engineering.
Language
Some reports in German.
Finding Aids
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Occupation
Mining engineers.
Added Author
Adelberg, Justus.
Raymond, Rossiter W. (Rossiter Worthington), 1840-1918.
LCCN
ms 68001016
Research Call Number
MssCol 26
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