Henry Comstock is the prospector who discovered the largest silver deposit in the United States - known as the Comstock lode. Born in Ontario, Canada, he staked the rich mines with partners nearVirginia City, Nevada. After selling his interest in the Comstock mine for a large sum of money, he opened businesses in Silver City and Carson City. Unfortunately, his businesses failed and his wife deserted him. Comstock moved to Montana an unhappy man where he shot and killed himself an away. Henry Comstock autograph images are few and far between. This autograph image would make a nice addition to a memorabilia collection of business and one of the greatest stories of the Old West. This reproduction would look great in an album or display.