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 Decade: 1920-1929
 Serial/Series Title: United States Bureau of Mines Reports
Technology and Uses of Silica and Sand

Technology and Uses of Silica and Sand

Date: 1927
Creator: Weigel, W. M.
Description: Report discussing the technology for mining silica and the various uses of silica in industry and the arts.
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Suggestions for the Design of Electrical Accessories for Permissible Mining Equipment

Suggestions for the Design of Electrical Accessories for Permissible Mining Equipment

Date: 1926
Creator: Ilsley, L. C. & Gleim, E. J.
Description: Report discussing the design of accessories used in mining outfits, including the good and bad features of the various designs, for the purpose of encouraging continued improvement in the apparatus and to advance the cause of mine safety.
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Electric Brass Furnace Practice

Electric Brass Furnace Practice

Date: July 1922
Creator: Gillett, H. W. & Mack, E. L.
Description: Report discussing 1) the pertinent information available on what electric furnaces can do to assist prospective users in selecting a furnace that fits their requirements and 2) the gradual evolution of the present commercial types of electric furnaces. Also discusses some of the fundamental principles in the design, construction, and operation of electric furnaces.
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Oil-Shale: An Historical, Technical, and Economic Study

Oil-Shale: An Historical, Technical, and Economic Study

Date: July 1922
Creator: Gavin, Martin J.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing studies conducted on the development of the oil-shale industry from a historical, technical, and economic perspective. Results of the studies are presented. This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
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Electric Brass Furnace Practice

Electric Brass Furnace Practice

Date: 1922
Creator: Gillett, H. W. & Mack, E. L.
Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines discussing the use of electric furnaces for melting brass, and other nonferrous alloys. Monetary benefits, health benefits, and other advantages of using electric furnaces are presented. Descriptions of furnaces and their operational methods are also presented. This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
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Tests of a Powdered-Coal Plant: A Report of Investigations at the Power Plant of the St. Joseph Lead Co., Rivermines, Missouri

Tests of a Powdered-Coal Plant: A Report of Investigations at the Power Plant of the St. Joseph Lead Co., Rivermines, Missouri

Date: July 1923
Creator: Kreisinger, Henry; Blizard, John; Augustine, C. E. & Cross, B. J.
Description: Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over tests conducted at the powdered-coal plant in Rivermines, Missouri. The results of boiler tests, dryer tests, and mill tests are discussed. This report includes tables, and illustrations.
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Experiments in the Use of Back Pressures on Oil Wells

Experiments in the Use of Back Pressures on Oil Wells

Date: September 1924
Creator: Swigart, T. E. & Bopp, C. R.
Description: Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over experiments conducted on the back pressure of oil wells. The results of the experiments are presented and discussed. This paper includes tables, photographs, and illustrations.
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Gas Masks for Gasoline and Petroleum Vapors

Gas Masks for Gasoline and Petroleum Vapors

Date: August 1924
Creator: Katz, Sidney H. & Bloomfield, J. J.
Description: Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over gas masks developed for gasoline and petroleum vapors. Descriptions of different types of gas masks developed are presented. This paper includes tables, photographs, and illustrations.
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Natural Gas Manual for the Home

Natural Gas Manual for the Home

Date: 1922
Creator: Cattell, R. A.
Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines discussing a manual written for individuals who use natural gas in the home. As stated in the introduction, "its purpose is to tell about the supply, production, and distribution of natural gas, so that the necessity for preventing waste will be better understood" (p. 1). This report includes a map, illustrations, and photographs.
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Passage of Solid Particles Through Rotary Cylindrical Kilns

Passage of Solid Particles Through Rotary Cylindrical Kilns

Date: 1927
Creator: Sullivan, John D.; Maier, Charles G. & Ralston, Oliver C.
Description: Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over studies conducted on rotary kilns. As stated in the introduction, "the object of this study was to determine the factors that influence the rate of progress of crushed materials through a kiln" (p. 1). This paper includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
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