Searles Valley

Stockwell Mine Changes Hands

Trona – The Stockwell Mine, eight airline miles northeast of Trona has been sold by Mr. Edward E. Teagle long time resident of the desert area who will celebrate his 92nd birthday in May. Purchasers of the mine are Peter Cherian and Clifford Hazelton of Visalia. The new owners , who took over on March […]

California May Furnish Potash for Whole Country -1912

Sausalito News, Volume 28, Number 42, 12 October 1912 San Francisco—Are the desert valleys of Inyo and San Bernardino counties to become the source of the potash supply of the United States? That the question is an important, one for the state is evident when it is considered that $20,000,000 worth of potash is used […]