Principal mineral areas of the United States.

Call Number: 
3700 i4-1
Publisher: 
Washington, DC : U.S. Bureau of Mines
Date: 
1990
Map Description: 
1 map : color ; 43 x 66 cm, on sheet 105 x 154 cm.
Notes: 
Shipping list no.: 90-391-P.; "This Special Publication was completed as a cooperative U.S. Bureau of Mines and Idaho Geological Survey project."; Base map: Geology / Douglas M. Kinney, U.S. Geological Survey, 1966.; Includes index by state to producing mines, 4 graphs showing mineral production of the United States, 1976-1986, table "Mineral production of the United States by State, 1986" and insets of Alaska and Hawaii.; Ancillary maps: Coal fields -- Precious metal producing areas -- Oil and gas fields -- Base metal producing areas -- Industrial rock and mineral producing areas.; Ancillary maps with indexes: Mines being developed for production -- Cement and lime producers -- Ferroalloy and specialty metal plants, and integrated steel producers -- Non ferrous smelters and refineries. ;
Keywords: 
Mines and mineral resources; United States
Scale: 
1:7,500,000
OCLC: 
22148424

 

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