WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
AMERICAN SMELTING AND REFINING COMPANY
Silver Reef, Utah
HISTORYIn 1928, the American Smelting and Refining Company purchased 51% of his stock of Silver Reef Consolidated Mining Company. They did a great deal of development work on the Silver Reef properties. When the price of silver dropped to 26 cents per ounce, work came to a standstill.