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Analyses of Arizona, California, Idaho, Nevada and Oregon Coals

Description: Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over analyses of coals from many western states. The characteristics of the coals found in each state are discussed in detail. This paper includes tables, and maps.
Date: 1947
Creator: Andrews, David A.; Hendricks, Thomas A. & Huddle, John W.
Item Type: Report

Analyses of Coals in the United States with Descriptions of Mine and Field Samples Collected between July 1, 1904 and June 30, 1910 Part 2. Descriptions of Samples

Description: From Introduction: "This volume contains the descriptions of the samples whose analyses are published in the preceding volume, Part I of this bulletin. The descriptions have been compiled from the notebooks of the persons who collected the samples, have been condensed from accounts given in published reports of the United States Geological Survey, or have furnished by the collection themselves. Inasmuch as the descriptions represent the work of many persons during a period of six years, and inasmuch as they were recorded under widely differing conditions, they necessarily vary in fullness detail."
Date: 1913
Creator: Lord, N. W.
Item Type: Report

Asbestos

Description: From Introduction: "This report covers the essential features of the asbestos industry, including occurrence, production, mining, milling, utilization, international trade, and marketing."
Date: 1937
Creator: Bowles, Oliver
Item Type: Report

Beneficiation of Chromite Ores From Western United States

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the sampling of chrome ore deposits in the western United States. Physical properties of the samples collected are presented. This report includes tables.
Date: June 1947
Creator: Batty, J. V.; Mitchell, T. F.; Havens, R. & Wells, R. R.
Item Type: Report

Cape Blanco, Oregon

Description: Map showing biological resources (aquatic organisms, terrestrial organisms, land use, etc.) in the Cape Blanco region of the Pacific coast area. Scale 1:250,000.
Date: 1981
Creator: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Item Type: Map

Cape Disappointment, Washington--Oregon

Description: Map showing biological resources (aquatic organisms, terrestrial organisms, land use, etc.) in the Cape Disappointment region of the Pacific coast area. Scale 1:250,000.
Date: 1981
Creator: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Item Type: Map

City Smoke Ordinances and Smoke Abatement

Description: From Introduction: "In connection with the fuel investigations conducted by the Bureau of Mines much information has been accumulated as to the smoke abatement activities in various cities. The essential features of the information are presented in this report, which, it is believed, will be of public interest and benefit, especially to those communities that are just beginning organized effort to abate unnecessary smoke."
Date: 1912
Creator: Flagg, Samuel B.
Item Type: Report

Coos Bay, Oregon

Description: Map showing biological resources (aquatic organisms, terrestrial organisms, land use, etc.) in the Coos Bay region of the Pacific coast area. Scale 1:250,000.
Date: 1981
Creator: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Item Type: Map

Copper Mining in North America

Description: From introduction: "In this paper are assembled and summarized many subjects relating to the copper industry in North America. Production of mines and districts, history of the industry in North America. Production of mines and districts, history of the industry, geology, of the principal deposits, and mining methods and costs are discussed."
Date: 1938
Creator: Gardner, E. D.; Johnson, C. H. & Butler, B. S
Item Type: Report

Crescent City, California--Oregon

Description: Map showing biological resources (aquatic organisms, terrestrial organisms, land use, etc.) in the Crescent City region of the Pacific coast area. Scale 1:250,000.
Date: 1981
Creator: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Item Type: Map

Diatomites of the Pacific Northwest as Filter-Aids

Description: From Introduction Purpose of Investigation: "To determine some of the physical and chemical properties of known Pacific Northwest diatomites, the present investigation was started in 1938 by the Bureau of Mines in cooperation with the College of Mines, University of Washington.
Date: 1944
Creator: Skinner, Kenneth G.; Dammann, Arthur A.; Swift, Roy E.; Eyerly, George B. & Shuck, Gordon R., Jr.
Item Type: Report

The Ecology of Stream and Riparian Habitats of the Great Basin Region

Description: "The purpose of this profile is to summarize the ecological information available for and relevant to stream and riparian habitats of the Great Basin. The Great Basin comprises the northern half of the Basin and Range physiographic province and covers most of Nevada and western Utah and portions of California, Oregon, and Idaho. The entire basin actually consists of numerous subbasins and mountain ranges which present an extremely diverse physical setting" (p. iii).
Date: September 1989
Creator: Minshall, G. Wayne; Jensen, Sherman E. & Platts, William S.
Item Type: Report

Hoquiam, Washington--Oregon

Description: Map showing biological resources (aquatic organisms, terrestrial organisms, land use, etc.) in the Hoquiam region of the Pacific coast area. Scale 1:250,000.
Date: 1981
Creator: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Item Type: Map

Iron and Steel Scrap in the Pacific Northwest

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing the iron and steel scrap industry in the Pacific Northwest. As stated in the introduction, "this report surveys the supply and consumption of iron and steel scrap in the Pacific Northwest, with emphasis on Oregon and Washington" (p. 2). This report includes maps, tables, illustrations
Date: 1964
Creator: Kingston, Gary A.
Item Type: Report

Jurassic (Bathonian and Callovian) Ammonites in Eastern Oregon and Western Idaho

Description: From abstract: Jurassic ammonites of late Bathonian to middle Callovian Age have been found in 12,000-13,000 feet (3,660-3,960 m) of strata exposed in the area near and south of Izee and Seneca in east-central Oregon. Ammonites of early Callovian Age and possibly also late Bathonian Age occur in several hundred feet of black shale exposed along Dennett Creek near Mineral, Idaho. Early Callovian ammonites also occur in similar black shale exposed on the Oregon side of Snake River Canyon about 32 miles (52 km) south of the northeast corner of Oregon.
Date: 1981
Creator: Imlay, Ralph W.
Item Type: Report

Lithium and its Recovery from Low-Grade Nevada Clays

Description: From Abstract: "A detailed flowsheet, material balance, and process evaluation are presented for the limestone-gypsum roast process. In addition, lithium reserves and resources are discussed and the McDermitt clays are described."
Date: unknown
Creator: Crocker, L. & Lien, R. H.
Item Type: Report

Magnetometer Surveys on Black Sands of the Oregon Coast

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the magnetometer surveys conducted on the coastal region of Oregon. The methods, geology, and locations surveyed are presented. This report includes maps, graphs, and illustrations.
Date: June 1945
Creator: Stephenson, Edgar Lee
Item Type: Report