Asbestos: A Materials Survey

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Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing asbestos mining. As stated in the introduction, "this report gives primary consideration to the types and grades of asbestos that are of greatest importance in the program of military preparedness-namely, the spinning grades of chrysotile, both foreign and domestic, and the amosite and crocidolite obtained only from foreign sources" (p. 1). This report includes tables, maps, illustrations, and photographs.

Creator(s): Bowles, Oliver
Creation Date: 1959
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Technical Report Archive and Image Library
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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1959
Description:

Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing asbestos mining. As stated in the introduction, "this report gives primary consideration to the types and grades of asbestos that are of greatest importance in the program of military preparedness-namely, the spinning grades of chrysotile, both foreign and domestic, and the amosite and crocidolite obtained only from foreign sources" (p. 1). This report includes tables, maps, illustrations, and photographs.

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ix, 94 p. ill., maps. 26 cm.

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Keyword(s): asbestos production | minerals
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Series Title: Information circular (United States. Bureau of Mines)
Added Title: United States Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7880
Added Title: Information circular: United States Bureau of Mines, 7880
Series Title: United States Bureau of Mines Reports
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Technical Report Archive and Image Library
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 7271700 |
  • SUDOC: I 28.27:7880
  • REP-NO: I. C. 7880
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc67083
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text