Congressional Serial Set

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1911 - United States
Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.
 

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Page 39 - An act making appropriations for the sundry civil expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-five...
Page 129 - Preliminary account of Goldfield, Bullfrog, and other mining districts in southern Nevada, by FL Ransome, with notes on the Manhattan district, by GH Garrey and WH Emmons.
Page 137 - Wetherill ; a paper read before the American Institute of Mining Engineers, at the October meeting of 1876, in Philadelphia ; rewritten by the author for this report.
Page 204 - Geology and ore deposits of the Elkhorn mining district, Jefferson County, Mont. In Twenty-second Ann. Kept., pt. 2, pp.
Page 232 - HARDER, EC Manganese deposits of the United States; with sections on foreign deposits, chemistry, and uses.
Page 369 - The government publications, except those to which a price is affixed, can be obtained free by applying to the Director, United States Geological Survey, Washington, DC The priced publications may be purchased from the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, DC ADAMS, GI, and others.
Page 291 - Government publications, except those to which a price is affixed, can be obtained free by applying to the Director, United States Geological Survey, Washington, DC The priced publications may be purchased from the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, DC ANDERSON, ROBERT, An occurrence of asphaltite in northeastern Nevada: Bull.
Page 67 - McCormick ridge rises to a height of about 100 feet above the floor of the basin with a narrow, rounded, almost crested top in places and with side slopes of 30 to 40. In the half mile or more of its extent the ridge has a serpentine course. Similar features also characterize the Butler Creek ridge. The form and topography of these ridges and the vicinity and the little that could be seen of their geology indicate pretty clearly that during the melting of the ice at the close of the glacial period,...
Page 506 - A second mode is as cross-fiber veins of chrysotile with serpentine in limestone. Its most important illustration is in the Grand Canyon of the Colorado in Arizona. "The third mode of occurrence is as mass-fiber amphibole (anthophyllite), composing stocks and dikes of fibrous amphibolite, and is well illustrated in the deposits worked for many years at Sail Mountain, Ga. "The fourth mode is as slip-fiber veins in rocks which for the most part are cortlandite and pyroxenite, but which locally pass...
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