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 Decade: 1940-1949
 Serial/Series Title: United States Bureau of Mines Reports
 Collection: Technical Report Archive and Image Library
Sponge Chromium

Sponge Chromium

Date: 1942
Creator: Maier, C. G.
Description: None
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Standardized Construction of Mine Ventilating Doors

Standardized Construction of Mine Ventilating Doors

Date: April 1944
Creator: Hartley, J. C. & Moschetti, A. C.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing the development and construction of ventilation doors in mine operations. The importance of functioning ventilating doors is presented. The construction process is described in detail. This report includes an illustration.
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Stemming in Metal Mines. Progress Report 2

Stemming in Metal Mines. Progress Report 2

Date: August 1940
Creator: Johnson, John A.; Agnew, Wing G. & Mosier, McHenry
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the progress made in metal-mine stemming. Different types of stemming methods and testing procedures are presented. This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
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Stemming in Metal Mines. Progress Report 3: Relative Advantages and Disadvantages of Different Types of Stemming and No Stemming When Used with 60 Percent Ammonia Gelatin Dynamite at the Mount Weather Testing Adit

Stemming in Metal Mines. Progress Report 3: Relative Advantages and Disadvantages of Different Types of Stemming and No Stemming When Used with 60 Percent Ammonia Gelatin Dynamite at the Mount Weather Testing Adit

Date: February 1942
Creator: Johnson, John A.; Agnew, Wing G. & Mosier, McHenry
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the progress made in metal-mine stemming. Previous reports have been presented impartially, or under different procedures. This report contains updated progress results from current procedures and mine conditions. The report includes tables, and illustrations.
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Stemming in Metal Mines. Progress Report 5: Comparison of Dust and Gases Produced from Blasting Charges of Dynamite in Drill Holes, in Bombs, and in Mud-Cap Shots

Stemming in Metal Mines. Progress Report 5: Comparison of Dust and Gases Produced from Blasting Charges of Dynamite in Drill Holes, in Bombs, and in Mud-Cap Shots

Date: December 1942
Creator: Johnson, John A. & Agnew, Wing G.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the experiments conducted on stemming in metal-mines. As stated in the introduction, "its purpose is to compare the amount of dust and gases produced as a result of blasting charges of dynamite (1) in drill holes, (2) in bombs, and (3) in mud-cap or adobe shots" (p. 1). Dust and gas concentrations gathered from the experiments are listed. This report includes tables.
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Studies on Explosives and Explosions, Fiscal Year 1943

Studies on Explosives and Explosions, Fiscal Year 1943

Date: February 1944
Creator: Huff, Wilbert James
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the documented explosives testing during 1943. Properties of explosives tested are presented. This report includes tables, graphs, and illustrations.
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Survey of Subsurface Brine-Disposal Systems in Western Kansas Oil Fields

Survey of Subsurface Brine-Disposal Systems in Western Kansas Oil Fields

Date: August 1943
Creator: Grandone, Peter & Schmidt, Ludwig
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the disposal of brine from oil field injections. Information on handling and disposing of brine and injection equipment is presented. This report includes tables, and a map.
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Survey of Tin in California

Survey of Tin in California

Date: April 1946
Creator: Bedford, Robert H. & Johnson, F. T.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on a survey of tin deposits in California. A focus on tin deposits in Kern and San Bernardino Counties are presented. The report includes two maps.
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Syllabus of Clay Testing: Part 1

Syllabus of Clay Testing: Part 1

Date: 1943
Creator: Klinefelter, Theron A.; O'Meara, Robert G.; Gottlieb, Sidney & Truesdell, Glenn C.
Description: None
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Thickness of Bituminous Coal and Lignite Seams Mined in the United States in 1945

Thickness of Bituminous Coal and Lignite Seams Mined in the United States in 1945

Date: December 1947
Creator: Young, W. H. & Anderson, R. L.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing bituminous coal and lignite seams found in the United States. The thickness of seams from several U.S. states is compared, as well as the mining methods employed. This report includes maps, tables, and illustrations.
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Titanium Minerals in Central and Northeastern Florida

Titanium Minerals in Central and Northeastern Florida

Date: September 1949
Creator: Thoenen, J. R. & Warne, J. D.
Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over titanium minerals in Florida. Evaluation of titanium samples obtained is presented. This report includes tables, and maps.
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Trends in the Use of Energy in the Western States, With Particular Reference to Coal

Trends in the Use of Energy in the Western States, With Particular Reference to Coal

Date: January 1943
Creator: Parry, V. F.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on energy consumption in the western United States. A focus on coal as the primary energy source is presented. This report includes tables, graphs, maps, and illustrations.
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Typical Analyses of Coals of the United States

Typical Analyses of Coals of the United States

Date: 1942
Creator: Fieldner, A. C.; Rice, W. E. & Moran, H. E.
Description: None
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Use of Brine in a Kansas Field for Secondary Recovery of Oil

Use of Brine in a Kansas Field for Secondary Recovery of Oil

Date: June 1941
Creator: Wilhelm, C. J.; Taylor, Sam S.; Holliman, W. C. & Owens, E. O.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the use of oil field brine in secondary recovery methods. Characteristics of the brine, and methods used in recovery processes are presented. This report includes tables, graphs, maps, and illustrations.
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Use of Subaudible Noises for the Prediction of Rock Bursts

Use of Subaudible Noises for the Prediction of Rock Bursts

Date: July 1942
Creator: Obert, Leonard & Duvall, Wilbur
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on testing of sub-audible noises and accuracy of rock burst predictions. The history of this study, and the results of these investigations are presented. This report includes tables, graphs, illustrations, and diagrams.
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Use of Wetting Agents in Reducing Dust Produced by Wet Drilling in Basalt

Use of Wetting Agents in Reducing Dust Produced by Wet Drilling in Basalt

Date: January 1943
Creator: Johnson, John A.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on wet-drilling tests using two different wetting agents. Amounts are listed in the results. This report includes tables, and illustrations.
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Utilization of Three Kids Manganese Ore in the Production of Electrolytic Manganese

Utilization of Three Kids Manganese Ore in the Production of Electrolytic Manganese

Date: June 1945
Creator: Allen, Glenn L.; Jacobs, J. H.; Hunter, J. W. & Sillers, F., Jr.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines regarding specific manganese ore from Nevada and its use in electrolytic production. The development processes and methods are presented. This report includes tables, maps, illustrations, and photographs.
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Vapor-Pressure Chart for Volatile Hydrocarbons

Vapor-Pressure Chart for Volatile Hydrocarbons

Date: August 1942
Creator: Smith, R. Vincent
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing the construction of a vapor-pressure chart. A description of the vapor-pressure chart is presented. This report includes illustrations.
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Variations in Oxygen Condition Between Individual Cartridges and Between Cases of Permissible Explosives

Variations in Oxygen Condition Between Individual Cartridges and Between Cases of Permissible Explosives

Date: June 1942
Creator: Rowles, A. P. & Denues, A. R. T.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the differing conditions of oxygen in explosives. Results from explosives samples with oxygen variations are presented. This report includes tables.
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Washing Characteristics of the Pittsburgh Coal in a High-Sulfur Area in Greene County, Pennsylvania

Washing Characteristics of the Pittsburgh Coal in a High-Sulfur Area in Greene County, Pennsylvania

Date: 1946
Creator: Fraser, Thomas & Crentz, William L.
Description: Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over characteristics of Pittsburgh-seam coal in Greene County, Pennsylvania. The characteristics and locations of the coal are presented and discussed. This paper includes tables, maps, and illustrations.
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Water Flooding of Oil Sands in Illinois

Water Flooding of Oil Sands in Illinois

Date: August 1944
Creator: Taliaferro, David Benjamin; Keithly, C. M. & Jennings, Thomas
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the methods and results of water injection in Illinois oil sands. The operations and properties of the oil sands are presented. This report includes tables, graphs, maps, and illustrations.
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Water Pools in Pennsylvania Anthracite Mines

Water Pools in Pennsylvania Anthracite Mines

Date: 1949
Creator: Ash, S. H.; Eaton, W. L.; Hughes, Karl; Romischer, W. M. & Westfield, J.
Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines discussing water pools that accumulate in Pennsylvania anthracite mines. Factors that lead to underground water pools, and methods for water drainage are presented. This report includes tables, maps, illustrations, and photographs.
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Work of the Safety Division, Fiscal Year 1942

Work of the Safety Division, Fiscal Year 1942

Date: April 1943
Creator: United States. Bureau of Mines. Safety Division.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the investigative and educational work done by the Safety Division during 1942. Accident prevention methods and safety incentives are presented. These include first-aid and mine rescue training programs. This report includes tables, and photographs.
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World Survey of Tantalum Ore

World Survey of Tantalum Ore

Date: March 1945
Creator: Baker, James S.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing the occurrences of tantalum in different areas of the world. The tantalum deposits are described in reference to each individual country that it is found in. This report includes maps, tables, and illustrations.
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