Geology and Ore Deposits of Northwestern Chichagof Island, Alaska

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From introduction: The area of this report is in the northern part of southeastern Alaska (fig. 39). It includes about 400 square miles on northwestern Chichagof Island, latitude 5747' to 58*15' N. and longitude 135 57' to 136 35' W. It is covered by U. S. Geological Survey Mount Fairweather A-1, A-2, and Sitka D--7 and D-8 topographic quadrangle maps. The writer's geologic investigation was started in 1946 as a continuation of earlier work on the west coast of Chichagof Island by J. C. Reed and R. R. Coats (1941) of the U. S. Geological Survey.

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[96] p. : ill., map, charts ; 23 cm.

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Rossman, Darwin Lucian 1959.

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From introduction: The area of this report is in the northern part of southeastern Alaska (fig. 39). It includes about 400 square miles on northwestern Chichagof Island, latitude 5747' to 58*15' N. and longitude 135 57' to 136 35' W. It is covered by U. S. Geological Survey Mount Fairweather A-1, A-2, and Sitka D--7 and D-8 topographic quadrangle maps. The writer's geologic investigation was started in 1946 as a continuation of earlier work on the west coast of Chichagof Island by J. C. Reed and R. R. Coats (1941) of the U. S. Geological Survey.

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[96] p. : ill., map, charts ; 23 cm.

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"A study of a region of highly recrystallized rocks and its ore deposits, chiefly gold."

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Rossman, Darwin Lucian. Geology and Ore Deposits of Northwestern Chichagof Island, Alaska, report, 1959; Washington D.C. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc304295/: accessed September 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.