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Mines and mineral resources -- California

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Joshua E. Clayton papers

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-1355
Overview: The collection consists primarily of Clayton's reports on mines and mining districts in California, Colorado, Montana, Nevada, and Utah. There are also a variety of papers, including correspondence, documenting mining in Montana, Nevada, and Utah.
Dates: 1864-1892

Southern California oil fields aerial photographs

 Collection
Call Number: WA Photos 1306
Overview: 163 glass plate negatives of aerial photographs of oil fields in southern California by unidentified photographers, 1928-1931. Photographs were taken to locate and record existing oil well properties. Identified locations include Bakersfield, Fellows, Goleta, Kern Front Oil Field, Kettleman Hills, Lompoc, McKittrick, Midway-Sunset Oil Field, San Joaquin, Santa Ana, Santa Clara, and Santa Paula.Circa 100 photographic prints (circa 1940s-1980s) showing the same or similar...
Dates: 1928-1980s