1940 · Ely, NV
by Pappas, Steve J.
Ely, NV: F.W. Millard & Son, 1940. Mimeograph map [50.5 cm x 37] on a single sheet [54 cm x 40.5 cm]. Better than very good. Map shows fifteen numbered Gold Bearing ledges and the roads leading to same. Scale is 300 feet to the inch. The Currant Creek Mining District was south of Ely, Nevada on U.S. Highway 6 on the way to Tonopah. Steve Pappas and George Bogdonovich discovered gold ore at the Currant Creek site in 1940. (Inventory #: 3971)