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 Decade: 1920-1929
 Serial/Series Title: United States Bureau of Mines Reports
Carburetion of Combustible Gas with Butane and Propane-Butane Mixtures with Particular Reference to the Carburetion of Water Gas

Carburetion of Combustible Gas with Butane and Propane-Butane Mixtures with Particular Reference to the Carburetion of Water Gas

Date: 1929
Creator: Odell, William Wallace
Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over the carburetion of many different fuels. The report pays particular attention to the carburetion of water gas. Carburetion methods and results are presented and discussed. This report includes tables, and illustrations.
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Casing Troubles and Fishing Methods in Oil Wells

Casing Troubles and Fishing Methods in Oil Wells

Date: 1920
Creator: Curtin, Thomas
Description: From introduction: "The Bureau of Mines, in its researches aimed to prevent wastes and to increase efficiency in oil-well practice, has investigated the matter of casing troubles and fishing methods. The results of the investigation are set forth in this paper."
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Central District Bituminous Coals as Water-Gas Generator Fuel

Central District Bituminous Coals as Water-Gas Generator Fuel

Date: 1924
Creator: Odell, W. W. & Dunkley, W. A.
Description: From Introduction Scope of Investigation: "The purpose of the present paper is to discuss, in some detail, the principles involved in water-gas manufacture as they apply to the use of bituminous generator fuel; and to discuss in more detail the results obtained in the Streator tests and the application in other plants of the operating methods."
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Change Houses in the Lake Superior Region

Change Houses in the Lake Superior Region

Date: September 1923
Creator: Kindall, Cleve Edwin
Description: Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over change and wash houses in the Lake Superior area. As stated in the introduction, "this paper, with a few exceptions, presents data acquired in a survey, made by the author, of change houses in the Lake Superior region. All buildings, equipment, and practices were studied with regard for the health and welfare of the miner" (p. 1). This paper includes tables, photographs, and illustrations.
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The Chloride Volatilization Process of Ore Treatment

The Chloride Volatilization Process of Ore Treatment

Date: 1923
Creator: Varley, Thomas; Barrett, E. P.; Stevenson, C. C. & Bradford, Robert H.
Description: From Introduction: "This bulletin aims ti bring the salient features of the process to the attention of metallurgists for the purpose of furnishing information to and receiving comments from interested parties with the ultimate hope that the process will be a commercial success."
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Coal-Dust Explosion Tests in the Experimental Mine 1913-1918, Inclusive

Coal-Dust Explosion Tests in the Experimental Mine 1913-1918, Inclusive

Date: June 1922
Creator: Rice, George S.; Jones, Lewis M.; Egy, Willard Leo & Greenwald, H. P.
Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over experiments conducted on coal-dust explosions. The results of the experiments are presented and discussed. This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
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Coal-Dust Explosion Tests in the Experimental Mine, 1919 to 1924, Inclusive

Coal-Dust Explosion Tests in the Experimental Mine, 1919 to 1924, Inclusive

Date: 1927
Creator: Rice, George S.; Paul, J. W. & Greenwald, H. P.
Description: None
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Coal-Mine Fatalities in May, 1926

Coal-Mine Fatalities in May, 1926

Date: June 1926
Creator: Adams, William Waugh
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the coal-mining related deaths in May, 1926. The 126 accidents are documented and categorized. The accidents are analyzed in order to prevent future accidents, and to implement safety procedures. This report includes tables.
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Coal-Mine Fatalities in the United States, 1919: and Coal-Mine Statistics Supplementing Those Published in Bulletin 115

Coal-Mine Fatalities in the United States, 1919: and Coal-Mine Statistics Supplementing Those Published in Bulletin 115

Date: 1920
Creator: Fay, Albert H.
Description: Supplementary report published by the U.S. Bureau of Mines regarding fatalities in coal mines located in the United States: "In addition to giving monthly fatality tables for 1919, this report includes several tables that were published in various monthly statements since 1914, thus making available in one publication all of the data compiled since that time" (p. 9).
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Coal-Mine Fatalities in the United States, 1923

Coal-Mine Fatalities in the United States, 1923

Date: 1924
Creator: Adams, William W.
Description: Report compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Mines including statistics on fatalities in coal mines located in the United States as well as data regarding the various operations (e.g., number of miners employed and average production). The information is organized into tables for comparison and the text draws some overall conclusions in the summary.
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Coal-Mine Fatalities in the United States, 1924

Coal-Mine Fatalities in the United States, 1924

Date: 1925
Creator: Adams, William W.
Description: Report compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Mines including statistics on fatalities in coal mines located in the United States as well as data regarding the various operations (e.g., number of miners employed and average production). The information is organized into tables for comparison and the text draws some overall conclusions in the summary.
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Coal-Mine Fatalities in the United States, 1925

Coal-Mine Fatalities in the United States, 1925

Date: 1926
Creator: Adams, William W.
Description: Report compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Mines including statistics on fatalities in coal mines located in the United States as well as data regarding the various operations (e.g., number of miners employed and average production). The information is organized into tables for comparison and the text draws some overall conclusions in the summary.
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Coal-Mine Fatalities in the United States, 1926

Coal-Mine Fatalities in the United States, 1926

Date: 1927
Creator: Adams, William W.
Description: Report compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Mines including statistics on fatalities in coal mines located in the United States as well as data regarding the various operations (e.g., number of miners employed and average production). The information is organized into tables for comparison and the text draws some overall conclusions in the summary.
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Coal-Mine Fatalities in the United States, 1927

Coal-Mine Fatalities in the United States, 1927

Date: 1928
Creator: Adams, William W.
Description: Report compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Mines including statistics on fatalities in coal mines located in the United States as well as data regarding the various operations (e.g., number of miners employed and average production). The information is organized into tables for comparison and the text draws some overall conclusions in the summary.
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Coal-Mine Ventilation Factors

Coal-Mine Ventilation Factors

Date: 1929
Creator: Greenwald, H. P. & McElroy, G. E.
Description: Report discussing results from investigations of coal mining ventilation and discussing problems of ventilation in coal mining.
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Coal-Mining Problems in the State of Washington

Coal-Mining Problems in the State of Washington

Date: 1924
Creator: Evans, George Watkin
Description: From Introduction: "On account of extensive folding and faulting of the coal measures, mining in Washington presents many difficulties; therefore a description of the methods employed at some of the mines may be useful in planning operations in other regions, and is presented in this bulletin."
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Coal-Washing Investigations: Methods and Tests

Coal-Washing Investigations: Methods and Tests

Date: 1929
Creator: Yancey, H. F. & Fraser, Thomas
Description: From Introduction: "The investigations described in this bulletin are confined to a study of the washing characteristics of bituminous coals. The washing characteristics of coals from many of the most important coal-producing fields of the Eastern and Central States were examined."
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Comparison of Gas Masks, Hose Masks, and Oxygen-Breathing Apparatus

Comparison of Gas Masks, Hose Masks, and Oxygen-Breathing Apparatus

Date: June 1923
Creator: Katz, S. H. & Bourquin, J. J.
Description: Report providing information about the most appropriate kinds of breathing apparatus -- gas masks, hose masks, or self-contained oxygen-breathing apparatus -- to use in different situations.
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Destructive Distillation of Mixtures of Oil and Coal

Destructive Distillation of Mixtures of Oil and Coal

Date: December 1921
Creator: Davis, Joseph D.; Place, Palmer B. & Scott, G. S.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the characteristics and behavior of oil and coal distillation processes. The effectiveness of the distillation processes and the properties of the oil and coal mixtures are presented. This report includes tables, graphs, and illustrations.
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Development, Mining, and Handling of Ore in Folded and Faulted Areas, Red Iron Mines, Birmingham District, Alabama

Development, Mining, and Handling of Ore in Folded and Faulted Areas, Red Iron Mines, Birmingham District, Alabama

Date: 1927
Creator: Crane, W. R.
Description: Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over mining of red iron ores in Birmingham, Alabama. As stated in the introduction, "the present paper deals more specifically with the development and handling of ore as affected by folds and faults in the ore bed, and considers changes that may be desirable or necessary in future mining practices" (p. 2). This paper includes illustrations, and photographs.
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Diamond Drilling: with Special Reference to Oil-Field Prospecting and Development

Diamond Drilling: with Special Reference to Oil-Field Prospecting and Development

Date: 1926
Creator: Edson, Frank A.
Description: From Introduction: "In view of the increasing importance of the diamond drill in prospecting for oil, the Bureau of Mines issues this bulletin."
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Drilling and Blasting in Metal-Mine Drifts and Crosscuts

Drilling and Blasting in Metal-Mine Drifts and Crosscuts

Date: 1929
Creator: Gardner, E. D.
Description: From Introduction: "This report shows the results obtained and conclusions drawn from observing the blasting of 108 rounds at 13 mines in six different States. Kinds of rock drills, drill steel, and forms of drill bits are not considered."
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Drilling and Blasting in Open-Cut Copper Mines

Drilling and Blasting in Open-Cut Copper Mines

Date: 1927
Creator: Gardner, E. D.
Description: From Introduction: "The drilling and blasting practices described in this bulletin are chiefly those in use at the time of these visits. Information, obtained by correspondence, on recent changes at certain mines is also included. The bulletin is confined to descriptions and comparisons of drilling and blasting methods at the six open-cut mines."
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Drilling and Dustiness of Metal-Mine Air

Drilling and Dustiness of Metal-Mine Air

Date: March 1922
Creator: Harrington, D.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the air quality in metal-mines after using wet drills. Dust samples are collected and compared to samples collected from similar metal-mines in South Africa and Australia. This report includes tables.
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