Douglas, James, 1837-1918

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Mining engineer, first President and Chairman of the Board of Phelps Dodge Company, philanthropist.

From the description of Douglas papers, 1880-1938 (bulk 1880-1918). (Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division). WorldCat record id: 36854934

Presbyterian licentiate, mining engineer, first president of Phelps Dodge Corporation, and philanthropist.

From the description of Sermons, 1859-1880. (University of Arizona). WorldCat record id: 28249120

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referencedIn Douglas, Lewis W. (Lewis Williams), 1894-. Oral history interview, 1973 Apr. 7 [sound recording]. Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division
referencedIn Nichols, Charles A., 1878-1970. Nichols manuscripts, ca. 1950. Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division
referencedIn Douglas, Walter, 1910-. Oral history interview, 1985 May 16 [sound recording]. Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division
referencedIn Nichols, Charles A., 1902-1964. Four generations of the Douglas family in America, ca. 1964. University of Arizona Libraries
creatorOf Douglas, James, 1837-1918. Sermons, 1859-1880. University of Arizona Libraries
referencedIn Claussen, Francis F. Francis F. Claussen letters, 1883. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIj, 1898-1988 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Douglas, Lewis W. (Lewis Williams), 1894-. Papers, 1859-1974 (bulk 1880-1960). University of Arizona Libraries
referencedIn Sawyer, Eugene M. Sawyer letters, 1910-1912. Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIg, 1887-1891 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Martin, Douglas D. (Douglas DeVeny), 1885-1963. The Douglas family of Arizona, 1961. University of Arizona Libraries
creatorOf Douglas, James, 1837-1918. Douglas papers, 1880-1938 (bulk 1880-1918). Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIh, 1892-1896 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn El Paso and Southwestern Railroad Company. Railroad company records, 1902-1922. Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division
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associatedWith American Philosophical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Arizona Copper Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Claussen, Francis F. person
associatedWith Douglas, Lewis W. (Lewis Williams), 1894- person
associatedWith Douglas, Walter, 1910- person
associatedWith El Paso and Southwestern Railroad Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Martin, Douglas D. (Douglas DeVeny), 1885-1963. person
associatedWith Nichols, Charles A., 1878-1970. person
associatedWith Nichols, Charles A., 1902-1964. person
associatedWith Phelps Dodge Corporation. corporateBody
associatedWith Sawyer, Eugene M. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Arizona--Bisbee
Copper Queen Mine (Ariz.)
Arizona
Detroit Mine (Ariz.)
Arizona--Cochise County
Longfellow Mine (Ariz.)
Subject
Presbyterian Church--Sermons
Mining engineers
Mines and Mineral Resources
Religious thought--19th century--Sermons
Copper mines and mining
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Birth 1837-11-04

Death 1918-06-30

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