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Murphy Mine Daybook No. 2, 1880-1881

 Item — Volume: 1
Identifier: Series-218

Scope and Contents

Accounting book for the Murphy Coal Company of Golden, Colorado. Formed in 1872, Murphy Coal Company operated a coal mine on Ralston Creek. The daybook lists each day's mining transactions for later transfer to a ledger. It runs from January 31, 1880 to February 1, 1881.


  • Record Keeping: 1880-1881

Conditions Governing Access

Archives collection material is non-circulating, requires staff retrieval and is available for use by appointment in the reading room.


0.06 Cubic Feet (One bound volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred to the Archives by the Clerk and Recorder, Recording department in 1998 as part of a large group of unrelated records.

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Repository Details

Part of the Jefferson County Archives Repository

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Suite 2350
Golden CO 80401 United States