Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 22199

Wasatch County (Utah). County Recorder Mining proof of labor records

Dates: 1901-1959

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Historical Note

An agency history is available.

Scope and Content

Mining records, which constitute a legal record, are kept by the county recorder for the purpose of monitoring and registering mining claims and operations. Proofs of labor record the work performed at each mine annually with information pertaining to the name of the mining claim, number of days and time period worked on claim, mining district, value of work, and amount and type of materials removed.

Arrangement

Chronological by date filed

Related Records

Mining notices of location from Wasatch County (Utah). County Recorder, Series 83880, contains notices of location for the same mining claims.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Processing Note

Mining records were first scheduled as permanent records in 1971. The mining records were filmed by the Utah State Archives in 1983. The entire series was archivally processed by David Clark in October 1999.

Indexing Terms

  • Mining corporations--Utah--Wasatch County.
  • Mining claims--Utah--Wasatch County.

Container List

REEL VOLUME DESCRIPTION
1 1 1901 May 16-1913 Jan 31
1 2 1913 Jan 31-1928 Jun 30
2 2 1928 Jun 25-1929 Aug 24
2 3 1929 Sep 10-1959 Jul 17