Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 83880

Wasatch County (Utah). County Recorder Mining notices of location

Dates: 1897-1962

6 microfilm reelsSkip to Containers

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. This series contains notices of location which provide the name of the claim, locators, location, legal description and the mining district.

Arrangement

Chronological by date filed

Research Note

Researchers should read the container list carefully because for a given time frame, the record might appear in either the pre-printed volume or the handwritten.

Related Records

Mining proof of labor records from Wasatch County (Utah). County Recorder, Series 22199, contains proof of labor records for the same mining claims.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public: UCA 17-21-19 and 63G-2-301(1)(g) (2008).

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.
  • Wages--Utah--Miners.
  • Mines and mineral resources--Utah--Wasatch County.
  • Mining districts--Utah.
  • Abstracts of title--Utah--Wasatch County.

Container List

REEL VOLUME DESCRIPTION
1 B Sep 24, 1897-Oct 17, 1905 (printed)
1 1 May 13, 1901-Nov 28, 1902
2 1 Nov 25, 1902-May 9, 1903
2 2 Aug 9, 1902-Jul 3, 1906
2 3 Jun 2, 1903-May 21, 1906
3 3 May 14, 1906-Apr 22, 1908
3 4 Oct 17, 1905-Jan 21, 1911 (printed)
3 5 Oct 28, 1905-Nov 13, 1908
4 5 Nov 13, 1908-Jun 30, 1917
4 6 Apr 18, 1911-Jul 21, 1927 (printed)
5 6 Jul 21, 1927-Oct 20, 1927 (printed)
5 7 Jul 2, 1917-Feb 13, 1929
5 8 Feb 13, 1929-Jun 1, 1929
6 8 May 27, 1929-Jul 22, 1947
6 9 Jul 22, 1947-Sep 12, 1962