Preliminary Report of the Results of Reconnaissance for Uraniferous Materials in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming

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From introduction: During three months of the summer of 1952, a geologic and radiometric reconnaissance examination for uraniferous materials in the peripheral parts of the Powder River structural basin in northeastern Wyoming (fig. 1) was made by the Survey on behalf of the Division of Raw Materials of the U. S. Atomic Energy Commission. The purpose was to find, describe, locate, and sample deposits of uraniferous or radioactive materials other than those in the central part of the Powder River Basin in the general vicinity of the Pumpkin Buttes.

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9 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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Davidson, David F. February 1953.

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    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

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  • Main Title: Preliminary Report of the Results of Reconnaissance for Uraniferous Materials in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming
  • Added Title: Trace Elements Memorandum Report 573
  • Series Title: United States Geological Survey Reports
  • Added Title: United States Geological Survey Report 573

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From introduction: During three months of the summer of 1952, a geologic and radiometric reconnaissance examination for uraniferous materials in the peripheral parts of the Powder River structural basin in northeastern Wyoming (fig. 1) was made by the Survey on behalf of the Division of Raw Materials of the U. S. Atomic Energy Commission. The purpose was to find, describe, locate, and sample deposits of uraniferous or radioactive materials other than those in the central part of the Powder River Basin in the general vicinity of the Pumpkin Buttes.

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9 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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Davidson, David F. Preliminary Report of the Results of Reconnaissance for Uraniferous Materials in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming, report, February 1953; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc502176/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.