Bon Ton Cons. Mining Docs, 1887/8 1887/8 [175903]

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Bon Ton Cons. Mining Docs, 1887/8  1887/8  [175903]
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1) Deed for the Bon Ton and Monitor Mines in 1887, when Watkin Prosser purchased them from John Down, Frank Decker and H.C. Howe for $10,000. Courtesy of Bevan Family. 2) 1888 letter from A.M. Phalin to John Down discussing the assessment work to be completed on the Bon Ton Mine. Courtesy of Bevan Family. [Ref: Roar of the Monitors, by J.E. Garvis, p. 235-237] Bon Ton Mine was located on the ridge between Slate- and Canyon Creek. Garvis Collection. Plumas County California