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Study of metals and precious stones in southern Wyoming

W. Dan Hausel

Study of metals and precious stones in southern Wyoming

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Published by Wyoming State Geological Survey in Laramie, Wyo .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (leaves 59-61).

StatementW. Dan Hausel ... [et al.].
SeriesOpen file report / Wyoming State Geological Survey -- 94-2, Open file report (Wyoming State Geological Survey) -- 94-2.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTN413.W9 S77 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 61 leaves :
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24414727M
LC Control Number2010368112
OCLC/WorldCa31962871

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Dan Hausel, Gordon G. Marlatt, et al. | Jan 1, Pamphlet. Preliminary study of metals and precious stones along the Union Pacific Right-of-Way, Southern Wyoming. Study of Metals and Precious Stones in Southern Wyoming () Click to enlarge. Study of Metals and Precious Stones in Southern Wyoming () $ SKU: wsgsofr W.D., Marlatt, G.G., Nielsen, E.L., and Gregory, R.W.,Study of metals and precious stones in southern Wyoming: Wyoming State Geological Survey Open File Report Wyoming has produced both precious and base metals in the past.

Precious metals are relatively scarce and include gold, silver, and the platinum group metals. Base metals are those of relatively inferior value compared to precious metals. Base metals are generally more chemically active than precious metals and include copper, lead, zinc, and molybdenum.

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Dan Published by Wyoming State Geological Survey (). In addition to gold, some interesting platinum-group metal anomalies have been identified in Wyoming. On Decemgold was valued at $/ounce.

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