Charles M.(Charles Moore) Wheatley papers, 1840-1882 1840-1882

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Charles M.(Charles Moore) Wheatley papers, 1840-1882, 1840-1882

Charles M.(Charles Moore) Wheatley papers, 1840-1882 1840-1882

This is a small but diverse collection documenting Wheatley's interests in mines and mining technology, paleontology, mineralogy, and shells. There are sketches of Wheatley's mine near Phoenixville, Pennsylvania; estimates of costs of machinery, and a list of furnace products sent to the Centennial Exposition.

0.5 Linear feet, Ca. 750 items

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