Geology of the Murray area, Shoshone County, Idaho
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Geology of the Murray area, Shoshone County, Idaho by John W. Hosterman

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Geology -- Idaho -- Shoshone County.,
  • Mines and mineral resources -- Idaho -- Shoshone County.,
  • Rocks, Sedimentary -- Idaho -- Shoshone County.,
  • Formations (Geology) -- Idaho -- Shoshone County.,
  • Lead mines and mining -- Idaho -- Shoshone County.,
  • Zinc mines and mining -- Idaho -- Shoshone County.,
  • Ore deposits -- Idaho -- Shoshone County.,
  • Lead ores -- Idaho -- Shoshone County.,
  • Zinc ores -- Idaho -- Shoshone County.,
  • Geology, Economic -- Idaho -- Shoshone County.,
  • Placer deposits -- Idaho -- Shoshone County.

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Edition Notes

Statementby John W. Hosterman.
SeriesGeological Survey bulletin -- 1027-P, A contribution to economic geology, Contributions to economic geology
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 725-748 p. :
Number of Pages748
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22974363M

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Discover information about Idaho geology, oil & gas, mines, geothermal areas, geochemistry and more.. Mines & Minerals. Custer County, Idaho. Annual Report of the Idaho Geological Survey, Fiscal Year Geologic units in Shoshone county, Idaho. Additional scientific data in this geographic area. Piegan Group. (Mesoproterozoic) at surface, covers 31 % of this area. Calcareous and dolomitic siltite, quartzite, and subordinate argillite of the Helena and Wallace formations in northern Idaho; south of St. Joe River, correlative rocks include. P / Asher, R. R. / GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF A PORTION OF THE SILVER CITY REGION, OWYHEE COUNTY, IDAHO, Moscow, , pb, pages, 46 figs. (4 loose inside pamplet), 1 table, $ 30 [This is a photocopy version prepared by the Idaho Bureau of Mines and Geology in Moscow] Idaho Bureau of Mines and Geology Publications - Special. THE MURRAY GOLD DISTRICT, SHOSHONE COUNTY, IDAHO: A POSSIBLE REDUCED INTRUSION-RELATED GOLD SYSTEM Introduction The Murray gold district is located in northern Idaho on the northern edge of the Coeur d’AlenePb-Zn-Ag mining district (Figure 1). The largest mine in the Murray district is the Golden Chest, operated by New Jersey Mining .