Mining Practices and Safety at the Lava Cap Gold Mining Corporation Mines, Nevada City-Grass Valley District, California Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Mining Practices and Safety at the Lava Cap Gold Mining Corporation Mines, Nevada City-Grass Valley District, California
  • Series Title Technical paper (United States. Bureau of Mines)
  • Series Title United States Bureau of Mines Reports
  • Added Title United States Bureau of Mines Technical Paper 619
  • Added Title United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines Technical paper 619

Creator

  • Author: Ash, S. H.
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Originator: United States. Bureau of Mines.
    Contributor Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 1941

Language

  • English

Description

  • Physical Description: ii, 36 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
  • Content Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines discussing mining safety in the Grass Valley mining district. As stated in the introduction, "the purpose of this paper is not to present an outstanding safety record but to show that gold mining can be pursued with the same degree of safety and improvement as any other industry, if and when the management recognizes that it can and must be done" (p. 1). This report includes tables, maps, illustrations, and photographs.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Lava Cap Gold Mining Corporation.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Gold mines and mining -- California -- Nevada County.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Gold mines and mining -- Safety measures.
  • Keyword: mining safety
  • Keyword: lode-gold mines

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - California

Collection

  • Name: Technical Report Archive and Image Library
    Code: TRAIL

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 19644968
  • SuDoc Number: I 28.7:619
  • Report No.: Technical Paper 619
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc66443