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Creation Date
  • circa 1882-1939

Photographs and documents from the collection of James Howard, a mining foreman with the Amparo Mining Company who lived in Guadalajara, Mexico and worked in the Bolaños region starting in 1889. The papers include a few blueprints and plans for mining equipment; photographs of the regional landscape, towns, mine operations, and people; and a personal journal from Howard. The collection also includes a small amount of biographical material about Howard, including personal correspondence and a genealogical chart for the Howard family. Three documents are written in Spanish.


45 digital objects.

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  • English
  • Spanish
Location Of Originals

From the James Howard Collection. MSS 698. Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego.