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Beryl Resources of the Black Hills of South Dakota

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines on the beryl deposits in the northern Black Hills of South Dakota. The properties and quantity of the beryl samples were evaluated. Maps, illustrations, and tables are included in the report.
Date: March 1952
Creator: Tullis, Edward L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

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Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 5 P.M.
Date: February 7, 1997
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Identification and Occurrence of Uranium and Vanadium Minerals From the Colorado Plateaus

Description: Abstract: "This report, designed to make available to field geologists and others information on identification and occurrence of uranium minerals of the Colorado Plateaus, contains physical properties, X-ray data, and in some instances results of chemical and spectrographic analysis of 24 uranium and 17 vanadium minerals. Also included is a table giving the optical properties of uranium minerals and a list of locations of mines from which the minerals have been identified."
Date: April 1953
Creator: Weeks, A. D. & Thompson, M. E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Results of Core Drilling for Uranium-Bearing Lignite, Mendenhall Area, Harding County, South Dakota

Description: Report discussing the results of core drilling in the Mendenhall Area of Harding County, South Dakota. This drilling was aimed at collecting data regarding uranium-bearing lignite. The report provides information regarding drilling operations, stratigraphy of the area, structure, and lignite deposits.
Date: June 1954
Creator: Gill, James R.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Reconnaissance for Uraniferous Lignites in North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, and Wyoming

Description: Report discussing a geological study performed to find uraniferous lignites in North Dakota, Eastern Montana, north-central Wyoming, and northwestern South Dakota. "Deposits of uraniferous lignites were discovered at Blue Buttes, eastern Montana; and at North Cave Hills, South Cave Hills, and at Slim Buttes in northwestern South Dakota."
Date: July 1952
Creator: Beroni, Ernest P. & Bauer, Herman L., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The Stratigraphic and Structural Controls of the Uranium Deposits on Long Mountain, Fall River County, South Dakota

Description: Report discussing the stratigraphy and structure of uranium deposits that were discovered in the Long Mountain area, Fall River County, South Dakota. The report is divided into "Stratigraphy", "Structure", "Ore deposits", and "Suggestions for prospecting".
Date: December 1954
Creator: Braddock, William A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Laboratory Study of High-Grade Uranium-Bearing Lignite From Harding County, South Dakota

Description: Report discussing a study of uraniferous lignite collected from three coal beds from Harding County, South Dakota. The report contains information regarding the location and geologic setting of the coal, the materials studies, coal petrologic studies, and a discussion of results.
Date: March 1956
Creator: Schopf, James M. & Gray, Ralph J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Laboratory Study of Uranium-Bearing Lignite from Western North Dakota and South Dakota

Description: From abstract: "Laboratory studies of uraniferous coal were started in connection with explorational core drilling in 1951. The cores were described and used for coal analyses, for determinations of uranium and other mineral elements, and for microscopical investigations. Results of microscopical studies are feature in this report."
Date: October 1955
Creator: Schopf, James M.; Gray, Ralph J. & Felix, Charles J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Uranium Deposits of the Black Hills South Dakota and Wyoming

Description: The following report covers studies and investigations of uranium deposits in the Black Hills of South Dakota and Wyoming. The ore minerals include carnotite, tyuyamunite, metatyuyamunite, corvusite, rauvite, uraninite, and coffinite, as well as minor amounts of other uranium and vanadium minerals.
Date: May 1958
Creator: Robinson, C. S. & Gott, G. B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Geology and Pegmatites of the Fourmile Quadrangle, Black Hills, South Dakota

Description: Report discussing the geology and pegmatites of the Fourmile Quadrangle, located on the southwest side of the Black Hills uplift in Custer County, South Dakota. "This report is an abstract of a paper with the same title that is planned for publication as a Geological Survey professional paper."
Date: January 1959
Creator: Redden, Jack A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Petrographic Study of Sandstone of the Inyan Kara Group (Cretaceous) and Associated Rocks in the Black Hills, Wyoming and South Dakota

Description: The following report covers the Petrographic study of Early Cretaceous age sandstone beds in the Fall River formation and the Fuson-Lakota formations, as well as Late Jurassic age beds in the underlying Unkpapa and Morrison formations along the western side of the Black Hills.
Date: July 1957
Creator: Bergenback, R. E.; Chisholm, W. A. & Mapel, W. J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Carnotite-Bearing Sandstone in Cedar Canyon, Slim Buttes, Harding County, South Dakota

Description: A report about carnotite-bearing sandstone and clay which has been found in the Chadron formation of the White River group of Oligocene age in the southern part of the Slim Buttes area, Harding County, S. Dakota. The mineralized sandstone contains as much as 0.23 percent uranium.
Date: February 1954
Creator: Gill, J. R. & Moore, G. W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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