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Published by GeoTrek in Sedro-Woolley, WA (623 Fruitdale Rd., Sedro-Woolley, 98284) .
Written in English



  • Washington (State)


  • Minerals -- Washington (State) -- Guidebooks.,
  • Washington (State) -- Guidebooks.

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Edition Notes

StatementRay Claude.
SeriesMineral resources of Washington
LC ClassificationsQE75.5.W2 C54 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationv. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL468309M
LC Control Number98190024

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This is a good book for amateur rock hounds in Oregon and Washington. Most books for identification will class rocks and minerals by chemical compositions. This book classifies by the location, ie. Oregon, Washington, or both states. It also shows the general area of the state where it can be located/5(95). Washington. Sort by: 1; 2; Next» Discovering Washington's Historic Mines Gold Vol 1. Price $ Out of stock Discovering Washington's Historic Mines Gold Vol 2 Gem Trails of Washington minerals geology rocks book. Price Name; Email.   Geology and mineral resources of King County, Washington by Vaughn E. Livingston; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Mines and mineral resources, Geology; Places: Washington (State), King County. Washington, USA: The Northwest-most state of the continental USA. Washington is the 18th largest state, with an area of 71, square miles (, km2), and the 13th most populous state, with more than million.

The Washington State Mineral Council is dedicated to the location and conservation of rock and mineral sites of interest to the rockhounds of Washington state. The Council is also committed to the Rockhound’s Code of Ethics and to educating the general public about the benefits of the lapidary. Mineral is a small unincorporated community in Lewis County, Washington just off State Route 7 near the Pierce/Lewis county line. Mineral originally began as a mining town. Prospectors searching the area for gold instead found coal and arsenic. Though the mines failed early in Mineral's history the town found new life as the site of a logging camp and sawmill, both of which are no longer in. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Mineral Resources Data System catalogs information about mineral resources around the United States and the world. Using the map tool, users can zoom in to obtain reports and data on past and present mines, mine prospects, and processing plants. All of the data can be downloaded for further use and analysis. Photo Gallery. Welcome to the photo gallery. This section provides quality photographs of all the minerals and gemstones currently archived in our database in .

Businesses in Whitman County find an abundance of hydroelectric power and natural gas, available industrial park sites, commercial property, sufficient infrastructure, excellent transportation systems, access to research and education, leading-edge telecommunications and a comfortable lifestyle. wife’s full name; names of any living children (future heirs) description of the land; To see if your ancestor filed a Donation Land Claim, search the Land Patents database on the Bureau of Land Management's web site. The State Library has a print surname index to the Washington entry files. Washington Mines. Red dots are towns, black dots are mines. Click a dot for more info. All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property. King County Mines ( Discovering Washington's Historic Mines Volume 6. Stevens and Pend Oreille Counties. Pages. The Chinese mined the far northeast corner of what would become Washington State in the mid 's. They were followed by people of European origins. It was evident to all that rocks exposed along the cliffs in the area sparkled with metallic ore.