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Collection 2202 - Cooke City Mining District Maps, 1901-1924

Creator: Sacket, Charles T., d. 1936

Provenance Note: The Charles T. Sacket maps of the Cooke City Mining District were donated to Special Collections by Richard C. Waite, Bozeman, Montana, on September 27, 1989.

Historical Note: Charles T. Sacket (d. 1936) was a Livingston, Montana engineer. He served in the U. S. Army in World War I and settled in Montana shortly after his discharge in 1919. Married to Berenice Geer Sacket in Chicago, 1917, the couple had one son, Charles Jr. (1918-1943).

Content Description Note: The Cooke City mining district maps in this collection were all allegedly drawn by Sacket, although three predate his residence in Livingston. The maps show geographic features as well as mining claim boundaries.

Contents

1. Plat showing 400 of the principal mines in the New World Mining District, Park County, Montana. 1909. Scale 1"=1500'. 32"x25 3/4" positive. Hand drawn.

2. Map of principal locations and mining claims surveyed for patent. New World (unorg.) Mining District, Park Coutny Montana. January 1913. Scale 1"=1500'. 26"x31 3/4" positive. Hand drawn.

3. Map of claims surveyed for patent with New World (unorg.) Mining District, Park County, Montana. All in Beartooth National Forest. 1918. Scale 1"=1000'. 35 3/4"x40" positive. Hand drawn.

4. Map of Park County, Montana. 1921. Scale 1"=2 miles. 34 1/2"x 44 3/4" positive. Hand drawn.

5. Map of Park County, Montana. 1922 Scale 1"=2 miles. 33 3/4"x 45 1/4" positive. Hand drawn.

6. Map of Park County, Montana. 1922. Scale 1"=2 miles. 33 1/2"x 45" negative reproduction.

7. Map of Park County, Montana. 1923. Scale 1"=2 miles. 34 x 45" positive. Hand drawn.

8. Map of Park County, Montana. 1923. Scale 1"=2 miles. 33 1/2"x 45" negative reproduction.

9. Map of claims surveyed for patent and principal locations. New World (unorg.) Mining District, Park County, Montana. All in Beartooth National Forest. 1921. Scale 1"=1000'. 35 3/4"x40 1/2" Negative reproduction.

10. Map of claims surveyed for patent and principal locations. New World (unorg.) Mining District, Park County, Montana. All in Beartooth National Forest. 1921. Scale 1"=1000'. 36"x41 1/2" Negative reproduction.

11. Map of New World (unorg.) Mining District. Park County, Montana. Showing claims surveyed for Patent and Principal Locations. 1923. Scale 1"=1000'. 40 1/4"x36" positive. Hand drawn.

12. Map of New World (unorg.) Mining District. Park County, Montana. Showing claims surveyed for Patent and Principal Locations. 1924. Scale 1"=1000'. 35 3/4"x40 1/2" positive. Hand drawn.

13. Map of New World (unorg.) Mining District. Park County, Montana. Showing claims surveyed for Patent and Principal Locations. 1924. Scale 1"=1000'. 35"x40 1/2" Negative reproduction.

14. Map of Claims Surveyed for Patent, New World Unorganized Mining District, Park County, Montana. n.d., scale 1"=1000'. 32 5/8"x37" positive. Hand drawn.

15. New World Mining District, Aggregate Connection Cheets, tracing with tie lines. n.d. 38 1/4"x 58" positive. Hand drawn.

16. New World Mining District, Aggregate Connection Cheets, tracing with tie lines. n.d. 38"x 56 1/2" positive. Hand drawn.

17. New World Mining District, Aggregate Connection Cheets, tracing with tie lines. n.d. 37 3/4"x 55 1/2" positive. Hand drawn.

18. Cooke City Claims/New World Mining District, aggregate connection sheets, tracitng with tie lines, n.d. 37"x53 3/4" positive. Hand drawn.

19. Cooke City Claims/New World Mining District, aggregate connection sheets, tracitng with tie lines, n.d. 36 1/4"x51" positive. Hand drawn.

Updated: 5/27/09